Motivation Monday: Five Moves to Mimic

July 18th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, News, Profiles, Rock | No Comments »

Here are five moves and sends from the past week that will get you stoked for sessions until next weekend roles around. To watch the clip, click on the video. To slo-mo or not […]


Arc’teryx Climbing Academy is a Success for Climbers

July 18th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, News, Profiles, Rock | No Comments »

The Arc’teryx Climbing Academy took place in Squamish between July 14 and 17. The event brought top climbers from around the world to teach clinics and give presentations to big crowds. It all started […]


Dave MacLeod Repeats Adam Hocking’s The Keswickian 5.13R/X

July 17th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in News, Profiles, Rock, Video | No Comments »

Dave MacLeod has made the third ascent of The Keswickian E8 7a (5.13R/X) at Gouther Crags. Watch the first ascent by Adam Hocking below. The Gouther Crag in Swindale of the Lake District in […]


Sean McColl Wins 2016 Villars World Cup

July 17th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles | No Comments »

Sean McColl has won the first-ever World Cup to take place in Villars, Switzerland. He was one of many Canadians who travelled to Europe last week for back-to-back World Cups, the first being in […]


Edelrid Has Solved a Longtime Climbing Problem with the Ohm

July 16th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Gear, Hardware, News, Profiles, Rock, Video | No Comments »

Since climbers began taking whippers, belayers have been catching big falls. When the belayer is lighter than the climber, they deal with the danger of being lifter off the ground or pulled into the […]


Highlights from Women’s International Climbing Meet in the U.K.

July 16th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, News, Profiles, Rock, Video | No Comments »

June 2016 saw 80 women from the U.K. and beyond come together in North Wales for a week of trad climbing at the Pinnacle Club/BMC Women’s International Climbing Meet. The event was a celebration […]


Watch Daniel Jung Send La Rambla 5.15a

July 16th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in International, Routes, Video | No Comments »

Watch crusher Daniel Jung send La Rambla in Siurana, Spain. Read about his send here.