The 2016 Reel Rock 11 Film Tour Includes Will Stanhope and Brette Harrington

August 8th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, News, Profiles, Rock, Video | Comments Off on The 2016 Reel Rock 11 Film Tour Includes Will Stanhope and Brette Harrington

It’s hard to believe film season is just around the corner. The Banff Mountain Film and Book Festival will be kicking off in just over two months and a number of the Reel Rock […]


Jan Hojer and Michaela Kiersch Win 2016 Psicocomp

August 5th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, Events, News, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Jan Hojer and Michaela Kiersch Win 2016 Psicocomp

Psicocomp has celebrated its fourth year at Park City in Utah. Jan Hojer and Michaela Kiersch took first place after an exciting evening with a record turn out. Canadians Josh Muller and Jason Holowach […]


Climb and Conquer Introduces Youth to Outdoors

August 2nd, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, Mountain, News, Rock, Video | Comments Off on Climb and Conquer Introduces Youth to Outdoors

Climb and Conquer recently wrapped up their annual summer camp, where a group of youth, alongside volunteers went climbing and camping in Squamish for the weekend. For some of the youth, this was their […]


Alex Megos Coming to Canmore Climbing Festival in August

July 25th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, News, Profiles, Rock | Comments Off on Alex Megos Coming to Canmore Climbing Festival in August

Alex Megos is coming to Canada to climb and present. Megos is one of the world’s best climbers with a multiple 5.15 sends, including the first ascents of some of Frankenjura’s hardest routes. He […]


IFSC 2016 World Cup: Sean McColl Podiums in Briancon

July 23rd, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, Events, News, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on IFSC 2016 World Cup: Sean McColl Podiums in Briancon

The third Lead World Cup of the season is taking place in Briancon, France, and Sean McColl finished Qualifiers in first place and went into Finals in second behind Domen Skofic. McColl finished in third […]


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 […]