Gripped Magazine

June 25, 2014

Learning through sharing – the third Arc’teryx Academy takes place in Chamonix

Alpine enthusiasts from around the world gathered in Chamonix-Mont-Blanc from 13-15th June to hone their technical skills and learn from Europe’s top mountain guides at the third Arc’teryx Alpine Academy. With over 400 participants from over 20 countries in attendance, the
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Film: Mountains

A year of alpine adventures from the Northwest Terriotories to Patagonia, B.C., the Sierras, and Alaska.  
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Melissa Le Neve on Wallstreet

On May 14, we reported that Melissa Le Neve made the first female ascent of Wallstreet in Frankenjura.  Adidas had released a video of the ascent. Check the story out here.
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Chamonix Dispatches, June 22 – Acclimatization

Chamonix is nestled into the valley between the Aiguille Rouges and Aiguille du Midi. It is widely regarded as the birthplace of alpinism and is at the cutting-edge of modern mountain sports. Gripped editor Brandon Pullan is in Chamonix for a month, at first for the Arc’teryx
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