Gripped Magazine

December 6, 2013

Video: Trotter Climbs Hampi

From Sonnie Trotter’s Vimeo page: Five years ago, my wife Lydia and I spent three months traveling around the most incredible country in the World.  INDIA. After watching Chris Sharma and friends in the movie “Pilgrimage,” I decided I had to go and see this
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Video: Bad Belaying!

How are your belaying skills? In climbing and mountaineering, proper use of belay devices is the cornerstone of the belay chain. The belayer holds the life of his partner in his hands. This task requires as much attention as it does training. The climber’s confidence in his
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Caldwell Returns to Yosemite

Tommy Caldwell has returned to Yosemite’s Dawn Wall after resting a rib injury. Caldwell has been hard at work with various partners for four years on the infamous Dawn Wall Project. From Caldwell’s Facebook: Well, I decided to make the drive back to Yosemite. My ribs
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