Gripped Magazine

March 31, 2014

Panama Rock Climbing

This short film chronicles the life of the first Panamanian rock climber, Cesar Augusto Melendez Castillo, as well as the history of rock climbing in a country that had never heard of it until he pioneered it.  
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Dolomites New Evolution

Wolfgang Hell and Pavol Rajcan added difficult mixed finish to an ice route in the Dolomites. Their Evolution is a new 120 m WI 5+, M9+ that is protected with pitons, no bolts.
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McColl and Sethna Win at Nationals

Sean McColl and Elise Sethna beat a talented field of athletes to finish first place at the 2014 Canadian Bouldering Championships at Coyote Rock in Ottawa. Report and photos by Aidas Odonelis Neither McColl or Sethna went into the finals in top spot, for the results of the
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