Babsi Zangerl, Daila Ojeda and Colette McInerney Training Video

September 13th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, Video | Comments Off on Babsi Zangerl, Daila Ojeda and Colette McInerney Training Video

In the spring of 2016, Black Diamond Athletes Babsi Zangerl, Daila Ojeda and Colette McInerney committed to a three-week training cycle to improve their climbing. This is their story.


Watch Reel Rock 11 Film Trailer and Canadian Screenings

September 12th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, News, Profiles, Rock, Video | Comments Off on Watch Reel Rock 11 Film Trailer and Canadian Screenings

Reel Rock 11 will be hitting the screens this fall. “Reel Rock cranks it up to 11 with our latest collection of electrifying climbing films showcasing the sport’s biggest stories and athletes. Featuring Ashima […]


Big Quebec Trad Climbing Festival in Charlevoix

September 2nd, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, News, Profiles, Rock | Comments Off on Big Quebec Trad Climbing Festival in Charlevoix

This weekend will be the Trad Pow Wow 2016 climbing festival in Charlevoix north of Quebec City. The four day event will combine hard climbing during the day with bon fire gatherings in the […]


Sean McColl Heading to Adidas Rockstars 2016

September 1st, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Events, Events, News, Profiles, Rock, Video | Comments Off on Sean McColl Heading to Adidas Rockstars 2016

Some of the world’s top boulderers will be heading to the Adidas Rockstars Sept. 23 and 24. The event draws strong climbers to Stuttgart’s modern Porsche-Arena for the fifth year in a row. Around […]


IFSC 2016 World Cup: Highlights from Imst Lead Finals

August 23rd, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Events, Events, News, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on IFSC 2016 World Cup: Highlights from Imst Lead Finals

The IFSC World Cup took place in Imst last weekend. To see how Canadians did and for results see here.


Five Great Photos from Squamish Rampage 2016

August 17th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, Events, Events, News, Profiles, Rock | Comments Off on Five Great Photos from Squamish Rampage 2016

The Squamish Rampage celebrated its third annual get-together this past weekend. During the day, people did acro yoga near The Chief parking area while climbers sent hard problems. Zani Zoraj and Ross Fluerson won […]


IFSC 2016 World Cup: Japan Conquers Munich Bouldering Finale

August 13th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, Events, News, Profiles | Comments Off on IFSC 2016 World Cup: Japan Conquers Munich Bouldering Finale

The Bouldering World Cup season has wrapped-up in Munich with 241 climbers registered for qualifiers. The competition was stiff and some of the world’s best didn’t make it to Semis. Canada was well represented […]