Marc-André Leclerc’s girlfriend was spotted crying over the mountain climber’s death. Death is without a doubt, the most agonizing experience one can have. If you truly love someone, leave us in the middle we can’t express ourselves in words. Marc Andre Leclerc was a well-known mountain climber who died in 2018 while returning to the base. Marc Andre Leclerc’s girlfriend stayed with him till he died. He and his climbing partner, Ryan Johnson, successfully ascended a new route on the North Face of the Mendenhall Towers on March 5, 2018. The climbers were supposed to return to base camp by March 7. However, they never did. Due to adverse weather conditions, the search was halted for a few days.
However, after the storm passed after four days, the search crew discovered ropes at the bottom of the climbers’ descent route. This indicates that the climbers were hit from above by an avalanche or falling rock. However, Marc’s and his partner’s bodies were never found. The star is known for his adventures and daring stunt. Climbing was his passion. Marc Andre Leclerc’s girlfriend was seen at his funeral. Still, fans wonder who is Marc Andre Leclerc’s girlfriend? Where is she now? Let’s get into the article and find out about Marc Andre Leclerc’s girlfriend.
Who is Marc Andre Leclerc’s Girlfriend?
Marc Andre Leclerc’s girlfriend is none other than the professional rock climber, Brette Harrington. He lived in Squamish with his girlfriend, Brette Harrington. Their live story started in 2012. The two met in Squamish. Marc Andre Leclerc’s girlfriend was born in 1992. She is an alpinist from Lake Tahoe, California. Brette is well known for climbing the first free solo of 760 meters (2,500 feet) on Patagonia’s Chiaro di Luna (5.11a). Also, she starred in Brette, a Reel Rock Film Tour short film.
In a letter to Leclerc, his girlfriend dedicated her newly built Mount Blane path, writing: “Life Compass was chosen for a variety of reasons. Because my life has taken such a drastic swing since Marc’s death in March, and alpine climbing has served as my guide. This climb is dedicated to Marc-Andre, my climbing mentor, partner, and love, who would solo it the next day if he were here.”Harrington’s first ascent of The Sound of Silence in 2019 was named after her boyfriend, Leclerc. They share a great bond. Brette Harrington wasn’t sure if she’d ever return to the mountains after the accident. She only wanted to disappear from the world. However, with time her scars heels, and she gets back on track. Currently, she resides in Golden, British Columbia.
More About the Mountain Climber!!
Marc-André Leclerc was a Canadian rock climber. He s well known for solo ascents of multiple mountains in various regions of the world. Marc was the first winter solo ascents of Patagonia’s Torre Egger. Also, the first one to climb Mount Robson’s Emperor Face. Marc-André Leclerc was born in Nanaimo, British Columbia. He was born on October 10, 1992, to his mother, Michelle Kuipers, and father, Serge Leclerc. When Marc was eight years old, his grandfather got him Chris Bonington’s book, Quest for Adventure, which introduced him to climbing. He began climbing at the age of nine in Coquitlam. It was an indoor climbing wall inside a shopping mall. Later that year, Marc Andre Leclerc joined Project Climbing, an Abbotsford gym.
Then later, in 2005, Marc’s family relocated to Agassiz, where he began his self-teaching mountain climbing. In February 2015, Marc Andre Leclerc climbed The Corkscrew (5.10d A1) on Cerro Torre for the first time solo. Rolando Garibotti, an Argentinian climber and mountain guide, described it as an ascent of “earth-shifting proportions.” On Mt. Robson’s Emperor Face, Marc made the first solo climb of the Infinite Patience route. Marc said he was “intimidated by the tremendous aura of the king.” However, he and the King became friends. Marc is considered to be the best climber of the generation.