Gripped Magazine

May 20, 2014

New Route in the Tauern Alps

At the start of April, Johannes Bachmann and Manuel Tinkhauser made the first ascent of Seltene Erden M4+ V+, a new ice and mixed route up the northeast face of Wildgall in the Rieserferner Group, Tauern Alps. The aesthetic line has become quite popular. For a complete trip
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Video: Motorbikes and Granite

Matt Gosse and Marshal Chupa climb in Squamish while touring on their Kawasaki KLR 650s.  
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Highlights from the Lead Now Tour

With a one month deadline in each country, professional climber Paige Claassen travels around the globe with production company Louder Than 11 to attempt 5.14 sport routes and raise money for 11 different non profit organizations. After nine months of travel through South Africa,
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Results from the Nationals

The Canadian Nationals for lead and speed climbing were held on the weekend at Allez Up in Montreal. The next major competition in Canada will be the Toronto World Cup, see here for details. Men’s Open 1. Marshal German 2. Nicolas Fournier 3. Mike Doyle Women’s Open
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