Alberta Provincials/National Comp at Elevation Place 2017

April 27th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles | Comments Off on Alberta Provincials/National Comp at Elevation Place 2017

This weekend will be an Alberta Provincials Lead Open and Youth Provincials as a National Series event at Elevation Place in Canmore. Qualifications start on Saturday morning, Semis and Finals on Sunday. The two-day […]


Boulder/Speed World Cup 2017: Watch Canadians in Nanjing

April 27th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles | Comments Off on Boulder/Speed World Cup 2017: Watch Canadians in Nanjing

On April 29 and 30, competitors from around the world will head to Nanjing, China, for the second stop on the Asia World Cup circuit and the third IFSC event of the year. Fully […]


Sean McColl Receives Olympic Bursary from Canada

April 26th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles | Comments Off on Sean McColl Receives Olympic Bursary from Canada

Climbing Escalade Canada announced that Sean McColl has been selected as one of 50 Olympic athletes to receive the HBC Athlete Bursary Program for Canadian athletes. The HBC Foundation and the Canadian Olympic Foundation […]


Speed World Record and More at Chongqing World Cup

April 26th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles | Comments Off on Speed World Record and More at Chongqing World Cup

The busy city of Chongqing, China, welcomed a strong and fast group of elite climbers for the first IFSC Speed World Cup and second IFSC Bouldering World Cup of 2017. Of course the story […]


Watch Highlights from Chongqing World Cup 2017

April 24th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Comps, Events, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Watch Highlights from Chongqing World Cup 2017

The 2017 IFSC World Cup tour made its way from Switzerland to China this past weekend. Chongqing was the first of three stops in Asia this season for IFSC climbers, watch highlights from the […]


Motivation Monday: Five Moves to Mimic from Chongqing

April 24th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Comps, Events, Profiles | Comments Off on Motivation Monday: Five Moves to Mimic from Chongqing

The Chongqing World Cup took place this past weekend and the big story for Canadians is that Alannah Yip became the first Canadian woman to make Finals at and IFSC World Cup. Below are […]


Top Results from Five Canadian Comps this Weekend

April 24th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles | Comments Off on Top Results from Five Canadian Comps this Weekend

With five Lead and Speed competitions going on in Canada this weekend, it’s fair to say most of Canada’s top comp climbers were in action. As Alannah Yip was making history in Chongqing, China, […]