/ NEWS: Le Pied à Coulisse, first ~8C+ in Fontainebleau by Guillaume Glairo

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UKC News 20 Jan 2016
Guillaume Glairon-Mondet on Le Pied à Coulisse, ~8C+, Fontainebleau, 3 kbGuillaume Glairon Mondet has made the first ascent of Le Pied à Coulisse, the direct exit to Chaos, at Rocher Gréau, Fontainebleau. Guillaume suggests 8C+ which would make it the hardest in Fontainebleau and a contender for the hardest anywhere.

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munro 21 Jan 2016
In reply to UKC News:

"Guillaume Glairon Mondet has med [sic] the first ascent of Le Pied à Coulisse"

Can I suggest a sub-editor?
Jimbo C 21 Jan 2016
In reply to UKC News:

I like the little bit where he kicks at the air a couple of times to get through the mantel.
Bulls Crack 21 Jan 2016
In reply to munro:

> "Guillaume Glairon Mondet has med [sic] the first ascent of Le Pied à Coulisse"

> Can I suggest a sub-editor?

Awww come on; he could have said 'merde the fist ascent'!
Mick Ward 21 Jan 2016
In reply to Bulls Crack:

> ...'merde the fist ascent'!

For some reason, Charming Crack comes to mind (from the decades old detritus of memory). After I'd ground to a painful halt, my mate Boggie soloed it three times in a row. Bloody Yorkshiremen! I sulked and planned vengeance.

Mick

P.S. f8C+ in Font - I'm guessing things have moved on considerably. Charming Crack, eat your sodding heart out.


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