Sonnie Trotter’s 2016 Canadian Slide Show Tour

June 1st, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Comps, Events, Events, International, News, Profiles, Rock, Routes | Comments Off on Sonnie Trotter’s 2016 Canadian Slide Show Tour

Sonnie Trotter is one of North America’s leading climbers and he has announced a slide show tour that will visit eight Canadian towns and cities between June 6 and June 23. “I’ll be talking about […]


Jason Holowach and Alannah Yip Win Open at Difficulty Nationals

May 30th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles | Comments Off on Jason Holowach and Alannah Yip Win Open at Difficulty Nationals

The Canadian Difficulty Open and Youth Nationals took place at Elevation Place in Canmore on the weekend. With over 200 competitors, it was the first Alberta Nationals in years and the biggest gathering of […]


Join Pete Woods on Gripped’s Snapchat at Nationals in Canmore

May 27th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, Events, News, Profiles | Comments Off on Join Pete Woods on Gripped’s Snapchat at Nationals in Canmore

It’s that time of year for the best Canadian Youth and Open climbers to travel to the Rockies for the National Difficulty competition. You will be able to follow MC Pete Woods on Gripped’s […]


IFSC World Cup 2016: Highlights from Innsbruck

May 24th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles | Comments Off on IFSC World Cup 2016: Highlights from Innsbruck

Watch here the best moments of the Innsbruck Bouldering Finals. Canadian Sean McColl finished in third place on the podium. Full results here.


IFSC World Cup 2016: Sean McColl Podiums and Coxsey Wins Again

May 21st, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles | Comments Off on IFSC World Cup 2016: Sean McColl Podiums and Coxsey Wins Again

One of the biggest World Cups of the year took place in Austria on Canada’s May 2-4 weekend. Top Canadian Sean McColl finished third and grabbed Canada’s first podium finish in the 2016 World […]


IFSC World Cup 2016: Canadians Qualify for Semis

May 20th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, Events, News, Profiles | Comments Off on IFSC World Cup 2016: Canadians Qualify for Semis

Three Canadians have advanced to Semis, see below for more. A record 191 climbers from 34 countries registered to compete in Innsbruck, Austria, for the fifth Bouldering World Cup of 2016. Located in the heart […]


Motivation Monday: Five Moves to Mimic from India World Cup

May 16th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Comps, Events, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Motivation Monday: Five Moves to Mimic from India World Cup

The first IFSC World Cup in India recently took place in Mumbai and a number of hard problems led to some big moves going down. Canadians Sean McColl, Alannah Yip and Elise Sethna made […]