Watch Lee Cossey Send Agent of Cool 5.13d in Australia

February 14th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in International, Routes, Video | No Comments »

Watch Lee Cossey send an old Grampians project and make the first ascent of Agent of Cool 5.13d). Agent of Cool is on of the most difficult trad routes down under.


Interview with Tosh Sherkat on Competing and More

February 14th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles | No Comments »

Tosh Sherkat is a team Canada athlete with a number of big wins to his name. He will be competing at the Canadian Youth Bouldering Nationals at Hive North Shore in Vancouver this weekend. […]


Watch Read Macadam Send Arabia’s Hardest Route

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

Revelation took Read Macadam over 35 tries, but in the end he sent it at 5.14b. “After nearly a whole year with countless near-sends, it became a lesson in patience and letting go of […]


Watch Ascent of Rare Circus Circus WI4 in the Rockies

February 13th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Profiles, Rockies, Routes, Video | No Comments »

The three-pitch Circus Circus WI4 is a rarely-formed classic in British Columbia. It has become a must-climb this season with dozens of climbers having climbed it so far this year. Watch Steve Swenson, Kurt […]


Metolius Withdraws From Outdoor Retailer 2017 in Utah

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

Metolius, a leading manufacturer and designer of innovative climbing gear, has announced they will not attend Outdoor Retailer Summer Market in Salt Lake City in opposition to Utah’s campaign to rescind Bears Ears National […]


Motivation Monday: Five Moves to Mimic

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

The Canadian Youth Bouldering Nationals are next weekend at the Hive North Shore in Vancouver. It’s going to be a great event. Below are five clips from the USA Bouldering Nationals Open and Youth. […]


The 2017 USA Youth Bouldering Nationals Results

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

The 2017 Youth Bouldering Nationals took place in Salt Lake City. It was one to remember, as a number of competitors competed the week before at the Open Nationals. Top three results below and […]