Gripped Magazine

April 3, 2014

Off the Wagon in Valle Bavone, Switzerland, is Repeated

Niccolo Ceria has made the fourth ascent of Nalle Hukkataival’s 2012 route, Off the Wagon, V14. Jan Hojer and James Webb made the second and third ascents of the route which is named for its start, stepping off a wagon. Off the Wagon – Valle Bavona from niky_ceria on
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Canadians Depart for The Revelations

As the Canadian team flew from Calgary to Salt Lake City to Anchorage on Tuesday, April 1, it is rumoured a French team was climbing their main objective,  the west face of Pyramid Peak. Alaska’s Revelations range is the centre of activity this spring with a Canadian,
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IFSC Names Climbers Against Cancer as its Official Charity

Lancashire, England – Climbers Against Cancer (CAC) is pleased to announce that the International Federation of Sport Climbing (IFSC) has named CAC as its Official Charity. The move was announced March 27, 2014 by the IFSC Executive Board and IFSC Secretary General
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Patagonia Promise, a film about Sean Leary

In honour of Sean “Stanley” Leary, who passed away in a B.A.S.E. accident earlier this month, here is the full length version of Patagonia Promise, an episode from the six-part Sender Films series First Ascent. The film details Stanley’s 2008 pilgrimage to South
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