First Triglav The Rock Ljubljana Comp Results

May 26th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Comps, Events | No Comments »

The winners of the first Triglav The Rock Ljubljana, which took place according to the rules of the International Federation of Sport Climbing (IFSC), were Janja Garnbret and Chon Jongwon from Seoul. The two-day […]


Austria to Host a Wicked 1980s Climbing Festival

May 24th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, News, Profiles, Rock | No Comments »

Don’t forget your lycra for the 1980s-themed climbing festival will be called King of Kanzi and will be held in Kanzianiberg, Austria. During the first weekend of June, the festival will take place with […]


Raboutou and Lightner Win 2017 Dominion Riverrock

May 24th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles | No Comments »

The Dominion Riverrock celebrated it’s ninth year with its much loved three-day fest in Richmond, Virginia. The outdoor event features many things outdoors, including a fun bouldering fest. With a large audience, Brooke Raboutou […]


Canadian Lead/Speed Nationals in Quebec 2017 Results

May 23rd, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles | No Comments »

The Canadian Lead/Speed Nationals took place at Canyon Escalade in Quebec over the weekend. The big story is Alannah Yip taking Open and Emi Takashiba winning Youth C in Lead and Speed to add […]


Canadian 2017 National Lead/Speed Championships

May 20th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles | No Comments »

The 2017 Canadian Lead/Speed Championships are taking place at Canyon Escalade in Quebec. For full results throughout and after the competition visit here. A number of Canada’s leading competition climbers, including Team Canada members, […]


Team Officials for Canadian Youth Team 2017

May 18th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News | No Comments »

Climbing Escalade Canada (CEC) has announced the 2017 team officials for the Youth National Team. “We are very proud to announce the team officials that will be joining head coach Chris Neve this year […]


The 2017 Arc’teryx Climbing Academy in Squamish

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

The 2017 Arc’teryx Climbing Academy will be held in Squamish from July 20 to 23. Like years past, the popular climbing event expects to draw hundreds of climbing enthusiasts, mountain guides and professional athletes […]