Tim Emmett Climbs New Ice Above Lake Superior

February 18th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Ice, News, Profiles | No Comments »

Lake Superior has big walls along its shore and Tim Emmett climbed a new steep ice line on on one of them in Michigan. He called his new route On the Rocks WI6X and […]


Watch Setting and Projecting of Permanent Indoor Project

February 17th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Events, Events, News, Profiles, Video | No Comments »

At Klattercentret climbing gym in Stockholm, Sweden, a team of setters is making a permanent line called The Project. The point is for it to be a potential project for everyone. It will have […]


Watch Jimmy Webb Bouldering in 2017

February 17th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Video | No Comments »

Jimmy Webb has spent the first weeks of 2017 bouldering and putting up first ascents.


Watch Bouldering at Cloggy in North Wales

February 17th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in International, Routes, Video | No Comments »

A bitterly cold and windy day up at the Cloggy boulder in North Wales spent trying to stay warm climbing. “After repeating Dave Noden’s classic crimp fest, Zeno, I set to work on the […]


Watch Highlights of Ice Climbing World Cup Action

February 17th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Comps, Events, Ice, News, Profiles, Video | No Comments »

Watch some of the best moments from the final two events of the UIAA Ice Climbing World Cup.


Six Ice Climbers Die in Europe from Collapsing Ice

February 17th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Ice, News, Profiles | No Comments »

Six ice climbers were killed on Thursday in separate incidents in Italy and France after ice collapsed from above or around them. Authorities said the sun and a sudden rise in temperatures are blamed […]


Canadians Climb Despite Cold Patagonia Weather

February 17th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in International, News, Profiles, Rock, Routes | No Comments »

Between Argentina and Chile, it’s been a cold and wet season in Patagonia. Many strong climbers have visited and left after weeks without a send. Often, it is because their objectives need more than […]