Sarah Hueniken Sets Standard With M14 Send

December 8th, 2015 by Gripped Magazine | Posted in Ice, International, Mountain, News, Routes | Comments Off on Sarah Hueniken Sets Standard With M14 Send

Canadian climber and alpine guide Sarah Hueniken has become the first North American woman to climb M14. On Dec. 7, Hueniken made the fourth ascent Will Mayo’s testpiece at Vail called The Mustang P-51, […]


Watch Nina Williams Send Midnight Lightning

December 8th, 2015 by Gripped Magazine | Posted in Bouldering, News, Profiles, Video | 1 Comment »

Nina Williams sends the classic Yosemite problem Midnight Lightning V8. The famous route is found on the Columbia Boulder and was first climbed in 1978 by Ron Kauk. In 1998, Lynn Hill made the […]


Watch Chris Sharma Send Old Hard Route

December 8th, 2015 by Gripped Magazine | Posted in International, News, Rock, Routes, Video | Comments Off on Watch Chris Sharma Send Old Hard Route

Just outside the town of Mouriès, France, in the small Alpilles Mountains, sits a legendary iconic route from the 1980s called Magie Blanche. The 22-metre 5.14a has little in common with the routes modern […]


Watch a Splitter Ascent by Alan Carne

December 8th, 2015 by Gripped Magazine | Posted in News, Profiles, Rock, Video | Comments Off on Watch a Splitter Ascent by Alan Carne

In April 2015, Jacob Cook captured Alan Carne sending a hard route in Indian Creek. The route Carne climbed is called Sacred Cow and instead of jamming it straight on, he was uses some […]


A Basecamp Podcast Conversation With Bernadette McDonald

December 8th, 2015 by Gripped Magazine | Posted in Mountain, News, Profiles | Comments Off on A Basecamp Podcast Conversation With Bernadette McDonald

Bernadette McDonald is an author and climber based in the Canadian Rockies. McDonald was instrumental in making the Banff Mountain Film and Book Festival what it is today. She helped start the Banff World […]


Watch Will Gadd Send M14 on Second Try!

December 7th, 2015 by Gripped Magazine | Posted in Ice, International, Mountain, News, Routes | Comments Off on Watch Will Gadd Send M14 on Second Try!

Will Gadd returns to The Fang Amphitheater in East Vail, Colorado, after nearly 20 years away. Gadd had established classic and hard routes at the crag, such as Amphibian M9 and Reptile M10 many […]


‘Untethered’ is Amazing New Canadian Highline Film

December 7th, 2015 by Gripped Magazine | Posted in Bouldering, News, Profiles, Rock | Comments Off on ‘Untethered’ is Amazing New Canadian Highline Film

Highlining on Canada’s West Coast has become a popular sport and this new documentary features some wild feats. By Drew Copeland A group of folks gathered in front of the Centre for Performing Arts, Downtown […]