Meet the Coaches: Squamish Climbers for Performance Camp

August 13th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, Video | No Comments »

The Breaking Through to 5.12 performance camp will be running at Ground Up Climbing Centre will run from Sept. 15 to 17. This camp is intended to help participants define their own process of […]


Arco Rock Legends 2017: Six Nominations for Sport Oscar

August 8th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events | No Comments »

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 […]


New #ColorTheCrag Fest this Fall at Horse Pens

August 7th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, Profiles | No Comments »

The inaugural #ColorTheCrag climbing festival will take place from Oct. 20 to 22 this fall at Horse Pens 40 in Alabama. Below are statements found on the Color The Crag website found here. Registration […]


Bonington Headlines Banff Flim and Book Fest 2017

August 2nd, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events | Comments Off on Bonington Headlines Banff Flim and Book Fest 2017

The Banff Mountain Film and Book Festival is proud to announce Sir Chris Bonington, one of the most celebrated mountaineers of all time, as headline presenter for the 2017 Festival in Banff, Canada. His career includes […]


Top Climbers Gather in Squamish for Festival

July 21st, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, Profiles | Comments Off on Top Climbers Gather in Squamish for Festival

The Arc’teryx Climbing Academy is off to a great start. On the first night, Hazel Findlay and Brette Harrington’s presentations entertained the biggest audience to attend the event. Light showers on Friday kept most […]


The 2017 Beaver Valley Climbing Fest Rocked

July 20th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, News, Rock | Comments Off on The 2017 Beaver Valley Climbing Fest Rocked

The 2017 Beaver Valley Climbing Festival in Southern Ontario was the busiest and most entertaining since the event kicked off in 2014. There was a number of clinics, lots of climbing, live music and […]


The 2017 Arc’teryx Climbing Academy in Squamish

July 18th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, Profiles | Comments Off on The 2017 Arc’teryx Climbing Academy in Squamish

The 2017 Arc’teryx Climbing Academy will be held in Squamish from July 20 to 23. Like years past, the popular climbing event expects to draw hundreds of climbing enthusiasts, mountain guides and professional athletes […]