Tour de Bloc 13 Championships at Bloc Shop

March 11th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, Competition, Comps, Events, Events, News, Rock | Comments Off on Tour de Bloc 13 Championships at Bloc Shop

The Tour de Bloc 13 Championships will be held in Montreal at the Bloc Shop on March 12 and 13. Some of Canada’s top comp climbers will be travelling to the legendary Bloc Shop […]


‘Crux’ is a Toronto Play About Indoor Climbing Culture

March 9th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, News, Rock | Comments Off on ‘Crux’ is a Toronto Play About Indoor Climbing Culture

Crux is a new play about indoor rock climbing culture created by Greg Borris. Crux will be playing in Toronto this summer from June 29 to July 10 in Boulderz Climbing Centre at Junction […]


Watch a Great Video on Training

March 9th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Watch a Great Video on Training

When Carlos Higuera isn’t out climbing in Font, he is at his local gym. As he said, “This is not a sick video as Jan Hojer’s or Sean McColl’s, this is a video of […]


Alannah Yip and Sean McColl are 2016 Canadian Champions

February 28th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, Competition, Comps, Events, Events, News | Comments Off on Alannah Yip and Sean McColl are 2016 Canadian Champions

The 2016 Canadian Open Boulder Nationals have took place in Vancouver on Feb. 27 and 28. Every climber gave their best effort this weekend. Defending champions, Sean McColl and Elise Sethna, were at the […]


Watch the Open Boulder Nationals LIVE Today (Updated with Semi-Finals Results)

February 28th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, Events, News | Comments Off on Watch the Open Boulder Nationals LIVE Today (Updated with Semi-Finals Results)

The semi-finals and finals of the Open Boulder Nationals are taking place at The Hive North Shore on Sun. Feb. 28. Sean McColl and Alannah Yip finished qualifications in first place on Saturday. In […]


The 2016 Flash Foxy Women’s Climbing Festival

February 24th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, Events, Events, News, Profiles | Comments Off on The 2016 Flash Foxy Women’s Climbing Festival

The 2016 Flash Foxy Women’s Climbing Festival took place in California’s bouldering hot-spot last weekend. By Kim House To say that the energy in Bishop was vibrant this weekend would be an understatement. At […]


The 2016 Vancouver International Film Festival Roundup

February 23rd, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, International, Mountain, News, Rock, Routes | Comments Off on The 2016 Vancouver International Film Festival Roundup

The Vancouver International Mountain Film Festival (VIMFF) took place from Feb. 12 to 20 at a number of locations in Vancouver. By Drew Copeland VIMFF has progressed from humble beginnings in the North Vancouver’s […]