Ontario Bouldering Provincials This Weekend

January 30th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, Competition, Comps, Events, Events, News | Comments Off on Ontario Bouldering Provincials This Weekend

Top climbers from eastern Canada are at True North Climbing this weekend. The event is the first Ontario Open National Series Event of 2016. Strong climbers including Elise Sethna, Celeste Wall, Andre DeFelice and Lucas […]


Ontario Tour de Bloc Results and Photos

January 23rd, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, Events, News | 1 Comment »

The first Tour de Bloc of 2016 to take place in Ontario went down on Jan. 23. Some of the Toronto area’s strongest indoor climbers made the trip to Etobicoke for the big comp. […]


Results from ACA Comp at Calgary’s Hanger

January 17th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, Competition, Comps, Events, Events, News | Comments Off on Results from ACA Comp at Calgary’s Hanger

Qualifying results from the CEC National Series and Alberta Climbing Association’s combined Youth/Open Boulder Competition on Jan. 16. The qualifying round had a number of strong climbers from Alberta, Saskatchewan and B.C. Here are […]


Six Highlights From the 2016 Winter Outdoor Retailer

January 13th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Accessories, Apparel, Events, Events, Gear, Profiles | Comments Off on Six Highlights From the 2016 Winter Outdoor Retailer

Gear manufacturers from around the world meet in Salt Lake City, Utah, twice a year for the Outdoor Retailer. At the start of January, the winter event took place and showcased some of the […]


Tour de Bloc 2016, Climber’s Rock and a Birthday Win

January 10th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, Competition, Comps, Events, Events, News | Comments Off on Tour de Bloc 2016, Climber’s Rock and a Birthday Win

It was the first Tour de Bloc of 2016 and Zach Richardson celebrated the day with a win on his 15th birthday.  The first Tour de Bloc of the year took place at Climber’s […]


Canadians Strong at First Ice World Cup of Season

December 14th, 2015 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, Events, Ice, News | Comments Off on Canadians Strong at First Ice World Cup of Season

From Dec. 11 to 12, the first UIAA Ice Climbing World Cup of 2015 took place in Bozeman. The North American Championships were part of the event and of the six podium spots, Canadians […]


Results for Tour de Bloc at Wilson Centre in Alberta

December 13th, 2015 by Gripped Magazine | Posted in Bouldering, Competition, Comps, Events, Events, News, Video | Comments Off on Results for Tour de Bloc at Wilson Centre in Alberta

The final Tour de Bloc of 2015 took place at the University of Alberta’s new facility. A big shout out to the organizers, gym staff and athletes for all of the effort in 2015 to […]