The Island (8C) Repeated in Fontainebleau

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Vincent Pochon has repeated The Island, (Font 8C) in Fontainebleau.

The problem was first climbed by Dave Graham.

Pochon started lower than Graham, adding two extra moves. He also suggested a sit-start is possible and would add a Font 8B on to the base of this problem increasing the overall difficulty by a huge amount.

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4 Jan, 2010
Font 8c+8b= ?!?!?!!
4 Jan, 2010
Awesome Effort! Such a beautiful line. Well done to him. James How many ascents is that now? Also are there any harder short problems in Font? James
4 Jan, 2010
Where did he suggest that grade or the existence of it as a project? Isn't that just speculation from someone who wasn't even there?
4 Jan, 2010
Read the article again, its a speculation from someone who repeated the island.
4 Jan, 2010
Amazing looking problems, just looks so hard!!
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