Nice efforts in southern Franceby Björn Pohl - UKC Aug/2011
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Phil Maurel of Nice climb reports from what seems like an international gathering in the Gorges du Loup.
Russian, Yana Chereshneva, who was a finalist at Brianšon, has repeated Hot Chili X, 8c.
Her compatriot, Evgeny Ovchinikov, finalist in the Arco Worlds champs, did the same, while Belgian ex world champion Muriel Sarkany did Hot chili beans volcano, 8b+.
Swede, Geir S÷dering also wanted a piece of the action and did the 38,5m (give or take) Qoussa´/les maux de la fin, 8c
For a topo of the crag, check out Philippe Gatta's website
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