The 2017 Canadian Youth Bouldering Championships

February 19th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles | No Comments »

The Canadian Youth Bouldering Championships will be Feb. 18 and 19 at The Hive North Shore in Vancouver. The route setters have been working hard all week at the time-consuming task of setting dozens […]


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 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.


New Calgary Climbing Gym is Olympic Training Centre

February 15th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles | No Comments »

The Calgary Climbing Centre (CCC) hosted a groundbreaking ceremony on Wednesday for their new Olympic-calibre climbing gym near the Calgary Olympic Park. The new facility will be a 25,000-square-foot cutting edge place for Canadian […]


The IFSC Partners with International Paralympic Committee

February 15th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles | No Comments »

The IFSC is honored to announce that the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) has granted it the status of “Recognized International Federation.” The IFSC has been hosting paraclimbing competitions since 2006, when the first international […]


Interview with Tosh Sherkat on Competing and More

February 14th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles | No Comments »

Tosh Sherkat is a team Canada athlete with a number of big wins to his name. He will be competing at the Canadian Youth Bouldering Nationals at Hive North Shore in Vancouver this weekend. […]


Metolius Withdraws From Outdoor Retailer 2017 in Utah

February 13th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, News, Profiles, Rock | No Comments »

Metolius, a leading manufacturer and designer of innovative climbing gear, has announced they will not attend Outdoor Retailer Summer Market in Salt Lake City in opposition to Utah’s campaign to rescind Bears Ears National […]