21-year-old Giuliano Cameroni has climbed a new Font 8C+ in Brione, Switzerland, on the same boulder as Dave Graham's Pamplemousee. Cameroni named the problem 'Poison the Well' and he believes it to be his hardest problem to date. This was Cameroni's first of the grade, having previously climbed seven 8C's.
Writing on his Instagram, Cameroni said: 'After 8 days the project went down! Beautiful overhanging wall, powerful and precise. For sure my hardest so far. Stay tuned for the video.'
Poison the Well was a well known project for several years. It climbs the logical direct finish to Pamplemousee, with a two move crux that weighs in at around 8C.
Giuliano Cameroni repeats Der mit dem Fels tanzt, ~8C
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