Tour de Frank Bouldering Festival 2017 (Cancelled)

September 16th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Comps, Events, Events | No Comments »

Tour de Frank will start on Sept. 16 in Crowsnest Pass. The Alberta outdoor bouldering festival/competition has been taking place for a few years with dozens of climbers. The 2017 festival was cancelled due […]


Squamish Gets New Women’s Only Climbing Fest

September 8th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, News, Profiles, Rock | Comments Off on Squamish Gets New Women’s Only Climbing Fest

The Treeline Women’s Only Climbing Festival will run from Sept. 9 to 10 in Squamish at a number of crags and locations. Just over a month until the Treeline Women's Climbing Festival! . September […]


Arco Rock Legends 2017: Six Nominations for Sport Oscar

August 25th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, Profiles | Comments Off on Arco Rock Legends 2017: Six Nominations for Sport Oscar

The sport climbing Oscars return to Arco on Aug. 25 with the 12th edition of Arco Rock Legends, celebrated during the 31st Rock Master. The candidates for the Wild Country Rock Award are Stefano […]


Ontario Climbing Presentation at MEC in Burlington

August 24th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, Profiles | Comments Off on Ontario Climbing Presentation at MEC in Burlington

On Sept. 28 from 6 until 8 in the evening, Gus Alexandropoulus and Justin Dwyer will be giving a free presentation on climbing in Ontario. Register here while spots remain.


Sean McColl Injures Finger at Munich World Cup

August 18th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, Profiles | Comments Off on Sean McColl Injures Finger at Munich World Cup

The 2017 IFSC Munich World Cup is going on this weekend with a number of Canadian competitors. Semis is tomorrow and for Qualifications results see here. Sean McColl injured his finger on Qualification Boulder […]


Ice Climbing World Cup 2018 Calendar

August 18th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events | Comments Off on Ice Climbing World Cup 2018 Calendar

The UIAA has put in place the provisional calendar for the 2018 UIAA Ice Climbing season. The 2018 World Tour, partnered by The North Face Korea, will comprise five World Cup events in as […]


Jackalope Comp 2017 in Montreal This Weekend

August 16th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events | Comments Off on Jackalope Comp 2017 in Montreal This Weekend

The 2017 Jackalope Festival is taking place this upcoming weekend and there will be a number of competing sports, including bouldering. This year we will have 2 walls for #bouldering !!! The contest🏆 one […]