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29th July 2016

Video: Bonatti

Latest edit from friend of the brand Keith Ball from a recent climb of Bonatti-Ghigo route on the Gran Capuchin with fellow Plas y Brenin instructors Tim Neill and Mat Stygall.

Bonatti from keithball on Vimeo.

The Bonatti-Ghigo route on the Gran Capucin weaves through overhangs and links corners and cracks to the summit. The first ascent in 1951 was a groundbreaking four day effort utilising numerous pegs and wooden wedges. The granite is immaculate and the line is ingenious.

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