01 Aug L’Arcadémicien 8c in Céüse for Alizée Dufraisse
Great achievement of the french top climber Alizée Dufraisse, as she did the first repeat of "L’Arcadémicien" 8c in Demi Lune sector of Céüse, after the rupture of a key hold in the crux section.
L’Arcadémicien was first climbed by Sylvain Millet in 2009, and repeated da Arnaud Petit, Sylvain Millet, Dave Graham and by the kiwi climber Mayan Smith-Gobat.
According to Dufraisse, it is an hard 8c. For the French is the second 8c, after Dures limites, done in 2009.
Source and photo : kairn