Updated: New Stanley Headwall Route is Cosmik Debris Next to Nemesis

April 17th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Ice, News, Profiles, Rockies, Routes | No Comments »

Jon Walsh needed three attempts to complete his new route Cosmik Debris on the Stanley Headwall. His first visit was last October with Michelle Kadatz and his second was this March with Ross Suchy. […]


Graham McGrenere Sends Breakin’ the Law 5.14b in Utah

April 15th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in News, Profiles, Rock | No Comments »

West Coast climber Graham McGrenere has been on an extended trip down south. Over the past few months, he has ticked a number of hard climbs, such as Manboy V11, All Dressed Up With […]


Top Rock is Brampton’s First Climbing Gym and it’s Awesome

April 14th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, News, Profiles | No Comments »

Within minutes of being issued their occupancy permit by the city, Kevin Allen and Trevor Davis opened the doors to Brampton’s first climbing gym. On March 29, at 4:30 p.m., Top Rock Climbing got […]


Watch Slacklining Deep Underground in France

April 14th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Profiles, Video | No Comments »

Lukas Irmler heads 500 metres down into the French cave called Gouffre Berger for a slacklining session. This shall be called deeplining.


Angie Scarth-Johnson Sends 5.14c in Red River Gorge

April 14th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in News, Profiles, Rock | No Comments »

Angie Scarth-Johnson is only 12 years old and she already has a number of hard climbs to her name. In 2013, she became the youngest climber to ever send 5.13d with her sent of […]


Boulder World Cup 2017: Highlights from Switzerland

April 13th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles, Video | No Comments »

Watch highlights from the IFSC Bouldering World Cup in Meiringen, Switzerland. This is the first of many World Cups in 2017, which the IFSC announced will be livestreamed for free.


Kai Lightner Sends First V13 On Summer in Paradise

April 13th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in News, Profiles, Rock | No Comments »

Kai Lightner is one of the world’s leading young climbers with sends up to 5.14d and national championship podiums to his name. He is currently in Magic Wood projecting hard boulders. On his first […]