The 2017 Arc’teryx Climbing Academy in Squamish

July 18th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, Profiles | 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 […]


Watch Summer 2017 Interview with Domen Skofic

July 17th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Comps, Events | No Comments »

Domen Skofic is one of Slovenia’s best climbers and was the overall Lead World Cup winner in 2016. Yep of course I'm disappointed about my poor performance in the semis but after watching yesterday's […]


Canmore Climbing Festival Grows in 2017

July 16th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, News, Profiles, Rock | No Comments »

The Canmore Climbing Festival is heading into its third year on the heels of a successful 2016 event. Alex Megos and Tim Emmett put on a top show last August to a sold out […]


McColl Finishes Sixth at Chamonix World Cup 2017

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

Sean McColl finished sixth overall at the 2017 IFSC Chamonix World Cup, giving Canadians back home a great show on the livestream. It was McColl’s 10th Chamonix World Cup. A number of Canadians made […]


Sean McColl Heading to Chamonix World Cup Finals

July 12th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Comps, Events | No Comments »

Sean McColl was on top of his game at the 2017 IFSC Chamonix World Cup in France. This is McColl’s 10th Chamonix Lead World Cup. McColl is heading into Finals tied for fifth with […]


Canadians Heading to Chamonix World Cup 2017

July 10th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Comps, Events | No Comments »

The IFSC 2017 Chamonix Lead World Cup will take place on July 12 and 13 in the climbing capital of France. A number of Canadians are heading to the popular event. For the Females: […]


Canadians at Villars IFSC 2017 Lead World Cup

July 7th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles | Comments Off on Canadians at Villars IFSC 2017 Lead World Cup

The 2017 Villars IFSC Lead World Cup is taking place from July 7 to 8. There are a handful of Canadians at the big event. After Qualifications, Alannah Yip finished in 38th (28th in […]