Gripped Magazine

March 14, 2014

Richmond Oval to Host SCBC Spring Cling Difficulty Competition Saturday

Kamloops, BC –  The Sport Climbing Association of British Columbia (SCBC) will be hosting a local Difficulty competition thisSaturday, March 15th at the Richmond Olympic Oval. The event, called the “Spring Cling” is the third Difficulty competition of the
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Video: Too Big to Flail

“Get ready for a bit of vicarious palm sweating kids, pro snowboarder/rock climber Lonnie Kauk is climbing the super high-ball Too Big to Flail in the Buttermilks, near Bishop, California. The line involves more crimping than an apple pie baking contest and falls at a burly
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New Coire Dubious in the Rockies

The Rockies Lodder Peak has long been the scene of winter mixed climbing. The classic Coire Dubh Integral is one of the best 5.7, WI2+, 600-metre alpine-esque mixed routes in Canada. After a few hundred metres of easy ice, you climb corners and pockets to the saddle north of
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Into the Light, Episode Two

Into the light is a title about an unprecedented, unique climbing project. However it is not set to be just another climbing project. The stage is set in the Hadschar Mountains, Oman. In many ways, this place is one of the unique places in the world. The exactly place and route
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