Baffin, with Marc-André Leclerc
The film Baffin, in memory of the Canadian alpinist Marc-André Leclerc who lost his life in March 2018 along with Ryan Johnson.
As is well known unfortunately, in March 2018 Canadian alpinist Marc-André Leclerc perished in Alaska along with his climbing partner Ryan Johnson. This film retraces Leclerc’s ascents up Great Sail Peak of Baffin Island in 2016 together with Brette Harrington and Joshua Lavigne, and provides greater insight into the 25-year-old recognised universally as one of the most talented alpinists of his generation.
The Corkscrew – Cerro Torre, Patagonia, First Solo Ascent
East Pillar – Torre Egger, Patagonia, Solo Winter Ascent
Reverse Torre Traverse, Patagonia – First Ascent
Directa de la Mentira – Cerro Torre North Face, Patagonia, First Ascent
Tomahawk/Exocet link up – Aguja Standhardt, Patagonia, – Onsight Free Solo
Mount Slesse, Cascade Range – Northeast Buttress, Free Solo in winter, 2nd Winter Ascent, First Winter Free Ascent
Mount Slesse, Cascade Range – Triple Link-up of East Pillar Direct, Navigator Wall, Northeast Buttress, Free Solo in 12 hours, 4 minutes
Mount Tuzo, Canadian Rockies – Northeast Face (M7+ WI6+R, 1,110 metres). First Ascent of the face
Mount Robson, Canadian Rockies – Infinite Patience (VI 5.9 M5 WI5, 2200m). First Solo Ascent
The Temptation of St Anthony, Squamish, First Free Ascent
Free Ascent of the Muir wall on El Cap (13c)