Accident in Grenoble: a 16-year-old climbing talent dies after crash

The French sports climber Luce Douady been in an accident, according to the world Association of IFSC in the case of a mountain accident. The 16-year-old Athlet

Accident in Grenoble: a 16-year-old climbing talent dies after crash

The French sports climber Luce Douady been in an accident, according to the world Association of IFSC in the case of a mountain accident. The 16-year-old Athlete was a great Talent and was regarded as bearer of hope for the 2024 Olympic games in Paris. Douady arrived on a Sunday, on the approach to a climbing route that you wanted to cope with friends, in the vicinity of Grenoble in an exposed place and crashed.

The teenager was 2019 Junior world champion in the discipline of bouldering and third in the European championship of the Elite athletes in the discipline of Lead. Until recently, they had managed for the first time, a sport climbing route with difficulty 8b+.

sports should be climbing at the summer Olympic games this year for the first time table. Due to the postponement of the competition due to the Corona pandemic, the Premiere was postponed for the time being, to the coming of summer in Tokyo. It should then be a competition for men and for women, the climb to the disciplines of Speed, bouldering and Lead combined.

Updated Date: 16 June 2020, 03:19

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