The 2017 Southern Ontario Ice Climbing Festival

February 9th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, Ice, News, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on The 2017 Southern Ontario Ice Climbing Festival

The 2017 Southern Ontario Ice Climbing Festival promises to be a big event. It kicks off at 9 p.m. on Feb. 24 at The Arlington in Maynooth. There will be climbing and clinics all […]


Patagonia to Boycott Outdoor Retailer in Utah

February 7th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, News, Profiles, Rock | Comments Off on Patagonia to Boycott Outdoor Retailer in Utah

Patagonia says it won’t come to any more Outdoor Retailer shows held in Utah. The reason is because governor Gary Herbert signed a resolution on Friday calling on the federal government to repeal the […]


The 2017 Chamonix Arc’teryx Alpine Academy Trailer

January 30th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Accessories, Events, Events, Gear, Video | Comments Off on The 2017 Chamonix Arc’teryx Alpine Academy Trailer

The Arc´teryx Alpine Academy is returning to Chamonix this year from June 29 to July 2. This is the sixth edition of the popular event that will unite 400 alpine enthusiasts, mountain guides and […]


Steve Swenson Giving Slideshow in Calgary for Streets to Peaks

January 16th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, Mountain, News | Comments Off on Steve Swenson Giving Slideshow in Calgary for Streets to Peaks

American alpinist Steve Swenson will be doing a slideshow in Calgary on Feb. 15 as a fundraiser for Streets to Peaks. All proceeds benefit Streets to Peaks to enrich and empower at-risk, aboriginal girls […]


Canadians Advanced to Semis at Korea Ice World Cup

January 13th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Events, Events, News, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Canadians Advanced to Semis at Korea Ice World Cup

The 2017 Ice Climbing World Cup is taking place in Cheongsong, Korea this weekend for the tour’s third stop of the season. And for the third competition in a row, Noah Beek of B.C. […]


2017 IFSC World Climbing Camp at Boulders in B.C.

January 6th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Events, Events, News, Profiles | Comments Off on 2017 IFSC World Climbing Camp at Boulders in B.C.

The Boulders Climbing Gym is excited to announce it will be hosting the second International Federation of Sport Climbing’s World Climbing Camp on Jan. 6 to 8, 2017. Climbers will get to hang, learn […]


Watch Training Series by Climbing Coach Eric Hörst

January 4th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Watch Training Series by Climbing Coach Eric Hörst

Eric Hörst helps focus your training in this four-part series on EpicTV. Hörst talks about endurance, stability, core, finger strength and power. Finger Strength: Campus Power: Core Strength: Campus Boards: