Tour de Bloc 14 Championships at Up the Bloc in Ontario

March 31st, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Comps, Events | Comments Off on Tour de Bloc 14 Championships at Up the Bloc in Ontario

The 2017 Tour de Bloc season is wrapping up this weekend at Up the Bloc in Ontario. Many of Canada’s top boulderers will be making the trip. It has been confirmed that Canadian champs […]


Running Order for Tour de Bloc 14 at Up the Bloc

March 30th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles | Comments Off on Running Order for Tour de Bloc 14 at Up the Bloc

The Tour de Bloc 14 Championships are taking place at Up the Bloc in Ontario on April 1 and 2. Some of Canada’s top climbers will be competing, including Sean McColl, Alannah Yip, Jason […]


Motivation Monday: Five Moves to Mimic from Studio Bloc Masters

March 27th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles | Comments Off on Motivation Monday: Five Moves to Mimic from Studio Bloc Masters

The Studio Bloc Masters took place in Germany this past weekend. The problems were technical and fun to watch. Here are five that had some hard moves. Click on the clip to play. there […]


Jernej Kruder and Fanny Gibert Win 2017 Studio Bloc Masters

March 27th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Comps, Events | Comments Off on Jernej Kruder and Fanny Gibert Win 2017 Studio Bloc Masters

The Studio Bloc Masters took place this past weekend with some of the world’s leading boulderers turning up for the comp. The IFSC World Cup circuit starts in a few weeks and climbers are […]


Your Bouldering Team Canada For 2017 Has Been Announced

March 27th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles | Comments Off on Your Bouldering Team Canada For 2017 Has Been Announced

Climbing Escalade Canada (CEC) has announced the 13 members of the 2017 Canadian National Team for Open Bouldering. “All of these great athletes have represented Canada previously at international events and we look forward […]


Carmen Ing and Lynnette Koh Win Climber’s Rock Lead Comp

March 27th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles | Comments Off on Carmen Ing and Lynnette Koh Win Climber’s Rock Lead Comp

One of the first Lead comps of 2017 took place at Climber’s Rock on March 25. Climbers competed from Open to Youth D with more youth climbers entering than mature. Below are Open Finals […]


Indoor Climbing Skills Video Series: Tips to Dyno Better

March 23rd, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Comps, Events, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Indoor Climbing Skills Video Series: Tips to Dyno Better

Ayo Sopeju is a Toronto-based comp climber and route setter at Joe Rockheads. In this first installment of a new multi-part series on indoor climbing skills, Sopeju walks us through the dyno. Filmed by […]