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French rock climber Melissa Le Nevé claiming the first female ascent of Action Directe in Frankenjura, Germany
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Melissa Le Nevé making the first female ascent of Action Directe in Frankenjura, Germany. First ascended by Wolfgang Güllich on 14 September 1991, it is one of the most revered sport climbs in the world.
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The incredibly steep line of Action Directe up through the stunning prow at Waldkopf, Frankenjura, first climbed by Wolfgang Güllich on 14 September 1991. Mélissa Le Nevé carried out the coveted first female ascent in 2020
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Mélissa Le Nevé Action Directe trailer

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The trailer of the film that documents Melissa Le Nevé making the first female ascent of Action Directe, the world’s most revered 9a put up by Wolfgang Güllich in the Frankenjura

At the start of the year Mélissa Le Nevé completed the long-awaited first female ascent of the world’s most revered 9a, Action Directe in Germany’s Frankenjura, first ascended in September 1991 by Wolfgang Güllich. Her 6-year battle against insane moves, inner doubt, and the burden of history to climb the most revered sport climb in the world was documented in the film that forms part of this year’s Reel Rock Film Tour. The world online premiere takes place on 11 December, and the trailer is out now.


Action Directe (9a), Waldkopf, Frankenjura (GER)
1. Wolfgang Güllich, Germany (14/09/1991) - First ascent
2. Alexander Adler, Germany (1995)
3. Iker Pou, Spain (2000)
4. Dave Graham, USA (2001)
5. Christian Bindhammer, Germany (2003)
6. Richard Simpson, UK (2005) - contested
7. Dai Koyamada, Japan (2005)
8. Markus Bock, Germany (2005)
9. Kilian Fischhuber, Austria (2006)
10. Adam Ondra, Czech Republic (2008)
11. Patxi Usobiaga, Spain (2008)
12. Gabriele Moroni, Italy (2010)
13. Jan Hojer, Germany (2010)
14. Adam Pustelnik, Poland (2010) 
15. Felix Knaub, Germany (2011) 
16. Rustam Gelmanov, Russia (2012) 
17. Alexander Megos, Germany (2014) 
18. Felix Neumärker, Germany (2015)
19. Julius Westphal, Germany (2015)
20. Stefano Carnati, Italy (2015)
21. David Firnenburg, Germany (2016)
22. Stephan Vogt, Germany (2017)
23. Simon Lorenzi, Belgium (2017)
24. Said Belhaj, Sweden (2018) - contested
25. Stefan Scarperi, Italy (2018)
26. Adrian Chmiała, Poland (2019)
27. Melissa Le Nevé, France (2020)

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