Charles Albert


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veneux les sablons, France
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Charles Albert is a legendary French climber famous for climbing barefoot. His local area is Fontainebleau where he has climbed many of the hardest problems and performed many first ascents.


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Charles Albert working his problem No Kpote Only (9A)  © Mellow

Newsflash World's second Font 9A by Charles Albert

Charles Albert has climbed his project at Rocher Brule in Fontainebleau and given it a grade of Font 9A. French magazine Grimper broke the news in their latest issue and state that Charles named the problem No Kpote Only. This is only the second p...

Charles Albert in front of La Revolutionnaire, Fontainebleau  © Charles Albert coll.
Charles Albert in front of La Revolutionnaire, Fontainebleau  © Charles Albert coll.

News Charles Albert claims ~8C+ in Fontainebleau

Charles Albert has made the first ascent of La revolutionnaire assis at Gros Sablons, Fontainebleau, and suggests ~8C+.

Charles Albert on Monkey Wedding, ~8C, Roadside, Rocklands  © Charles Albert coll.
Charles Albert on Monkey Wedding, ~8C, Roadside, Rocklands  © Charles Albert coll.

News Monkey Wedding, ~8C, barefoot by Charles Albert

Charles Albert has repeated Fred Nicole's Monkey Wedding, ~8C, in Rocklands. As usual he did it barefoot.

Charles Albert on Délire Onirique assis, ~8C, Rocher Saint-Germain  © Charles Albert coll.
Charles Albert on Délire Onirique assis, ~8C, Rocher Saint-Germain  © Charles Albert coll.

News Délire Onirique assis, ~8C, first ascent by (Barefoot) Charles Albert

Charles Albert on La révolutionnaire, ~8C, Fontainebleau  © Charles Albert collection
Charles Albert on La révolutionnaire, ~8C, Fontainebleau  © Charles Albert collection

News La Révolutionnaire, ~8C, first ascent by Charles Albert

Charles Albert, the barefoot boulderer, has made the first ascent of La Révolutionnaire at Gros Sablons,...

Jimmy Webb and Charles Albert on Le Pied à Coulisse, Rocher Gréau, Fontainebleau  © Clément Perotti/Sandstones Media
Jimmy Webb and Charles Albert on Le Pied à Coulisse, Rocher Gréau, Fontainebleau  © Clément Perotti/Sandstones Media

News Le Pied à Coulisse, ~8C+, repeated. Twice!

Charles Albert on l'Alchimiste, ~8B+, Apremont, Fontainebleau  © Neil Hart
Charles Albert on l'Alchimiste, ~8B+, Apremont, Fontainebleau  © Neil Hart

News l'Alchimiste original, by Charles Albert

Everything seems to be happening in Fontainebleau at the moment and especially at Apremont. Today, Charles Albert made the...