Access is not usually allowed on the cliff as it is so close to the entrance of a popular tourist cave. It's rumoured that this is the last time climbing will be allowed and now all 480 hangers must be removed from the bolts.
Cheered on by the French and international crowd Steve McClure outshone his fellow celebrities by making the first ascent of an 8c route on his 3rd attempt and then blew everybody away by flashing an 8b. The route climbed a tufa and had spat off all other attempts including Chris Sharma....
Full report at: www.posingproductions.com
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