Jour de Chasse

FA Grade:

8C

Ascent 1 of Jour de Chasse by Jan Hojer

Date of Ascent:

December 08, 2013

Suggested Grade:

8C

Notes:

8C soft

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Jour de chasse, new 8C by Hojer
Today I went back to Recloses and did Narcotic directe, ~8B, and the first ascent of Jour de chasse, same start as Mécanique elèmentaire [an 8C Jan repeated recently] but instead of climbing down into Opium, I chose the more direct and slightly harder top out of Narcotic. To me it feels like 8C although it might be on the lower end.

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Date of Ascent:

January 21, 2014

Suggested Grade:

8C

Notes:

8C soft, 6 days

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Date of Ascent:

March 02, 2014

Suggested Grade:

8C

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Ascent 4 of Jour de Chasse by James Webb

Date of Ascent:

May 11, 2014

Suggested Grade:

8B+

Notes:

8B+ soft, 15 min. Watch the ascent of "Out of Sight II".

Date of Ascent:

February 24, 2015

Suggested Grade:

8B+

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Shauna Coxsey reports on Twitter about Ned Feehally's hard ascents in Font.
He won't tell anyone so I will... Ned did Jour De Chasse AND Mecanique Elementaire today! Two 8b+'s in a day! :O #inspired

Date of Ascent:

April 05, 2015

Suggested Grade:

8B+

Notes:

8B+ soft

Ascent 7 of Jour de Chasse by Kevin Lopata

Date of Ascent:

February 03, 2016

Suggested Grade:

8C

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Fanatic Climbing reports on Facebook about Kevin Lopata's ascent of Jour de Chasse.
Bleau : nouveau 8C pour Kevin Lopata ! Un bloc qu'il confie à sa limite physique ! "Ce mercredi, je suis venu à bout de mon objectif du moment Jour de Chasse 8C, un gros cran au-dessus de "mécanique élémentaire", le crux consiste à bien remonter la fameuse inversée de Narcotic jusqu'à une série de plats qu'il faut impérativement gainer très fort pour atteindre le bac final. Somptueux et très physique." Font : new 8C for Kevin Lopata ! A boulder which he judges at his physical limit ! "This wenesday, I succeed in my current project "Jour de chasse" 8C, very hard compared to the other testpiece of the Opium boulder "Mécanique élémentaire". The crux is to go up with the famous undercling of Narcotic to the slopers at the lip at the boulder. You need a very strong body tension for holding the final jug. Wonderful and so physical."

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Ascent 8 of Jour de Chasse by James Noble

Date of Ascent:

October 30, 2016

Suggested Grade:

8B+

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Ascent 9 of Jour de Chasse by Alban Levier

Date of Ascent:

December 09, 2016

Suggested Grade:

8C

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VIDEO: Alban Levier sending Jour de Chasse.
Today I managed the ascent of Jour de Chasse, a short and demanding 8C / V15 problem in Font. So happy to begin this long winter like it. 10 min later my friends, Mickael Mawem did the ascent of Narcotic (8B) and Melissa Le Nevé Opium (8A). Congrats ! Hope to remake other similar sessions :) Now It's time to rest myself a bit before the French bouldering cup in Chamonix in two days before take off to Bishop next week ! Ocún / Vertical 'Art #teamverticalart #verticalart #oxi #bouldering #jourdechasse #8C #V15 #climbing #plutotcoolcommejournée

Date of Ascent:

December 31, 2016

Suggested Grade:

8B

Notes:

2. go from the start

Ascent 11 of Jour de Chasse by Pascal Gagneux

Date of Ascent:

February 18, 2017

Suggested Grade:

Unknown

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Date of Ascent:

March 16, 2017

Suggested Grade:

8C

Notes:

8B+/8C

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Nalle Hukkataival reports on Facebook about his ascent of Jour de Chasse.
Time flies when you're having fun! Last day in Font for me today. Many projects left to come back to again but I got a little going away present Jour de Chasse 8B+/C and got to see Melissa Le Nevé jump on the send train and finish off Mécanique Elémentaire 8B+! Got rid off the last of my skin today climbing two really good boulders Tostaky 8B and a rad 8A called El Niño! That's it's for this round Font! Off to Paris now, only one thing left to do!

Ascent 13 of Jour de Chasse by Luis Gerhardt

Date of Ascent:

May 07, 2017

Suggested Grade:

8B+

Notes:

8B+ soft

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