Arc’teryx Climbing Academy is a Success for Climbers

July 18th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, News, Profiles, Rock | Comments Off on Arc’teryx Climbing Academy is a Success for Climbers

The Arc’teryx Climbing Academy took place in Squamish between July 14 and 17. The event brought top climbers from around the world to teach clinics and give presentations to big crowds. It all started […]


Highlights from Women’s International Climbing Meet in the U.K.

July 16th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, News, Profiles, Rock, Video | Comments Off on Highlights from Women’s International Climbing Meet in the U.K.

June 2016 saw 80 women from the U.K. and beyond come together in North Wales for a week of trad climbing at the Pinnacle Club/BMC Women’s International Climbing Meet. The event was a celebration […]


Peter Croft Rocks Squamish for Arc’teryx Academy

July 15th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, News, Profiles, Rock | Comments Off on Peter Croft Rocks Squamish for Arc’teryx Academy

Peter Croft is a legendary climber. From linking spires solo in the Bugaboos to free climbing hard routes in Squamish, his name is synonymous with hard Canadian climbing. On July 14, he opened the […]


Sean McColl Competes in Finals, Results from Chamonix World Cup

July 12th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, Events, News, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Sean McColl Competes in Finals, Results from Chamonix World Cup

Sean McColl advanced to Finals at the IFSC Lead World Cup in Chamonix and said after Semis, “Well this first Lead World Cup of 2016 is already in my mind a success with my […]


Peter Croft Opens Arc’teryx Climbing Academy With Presentation

July 11th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, News, Profiles, Rock | Comments Off on Peter Croft Opens Arc’teryx Climbing Academy With Presentation

The event kicks off at the O’Siem Pavilion Park in downtown Squamish on Thursday evening July 14, with a screening of The Enchanting Triple, a climbing journey through the Stuart Range, followed by a […]


Highlights from the Arc’teryx Alpine Academy in Chamonix

July 5th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Accessories, Apparel, Events, Events, Gear, Mountain, News, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Highlights from the Arc’teryx Alpine Academy in Chamonix

The fifth annual Arc’teryx Alpine Academy took place in Chamonix this spring. Watch this short highlight reel.


Bryce Brown Finalist for Banff Mountain Photo Essay

June 30th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, Ice, Mountain, News, Profiles, Rockies, Routes | Comments Off on Bryce Brown Finalist for Banff Mountain Photo Essay

Bryce Brown has been a contributor to Gripped for the past few years. One of his big pieces in the magazine featured photos from his trip to Mount Logan in the spring of 2015. Accompanied […]