En Vino Novellus, a Mountain Fiction Event in Canmore

March 25th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, Mountain, News, Profiles, Rock | Comments Off on En Vino Novellus, a Mountain Fiction Event in Canmore

The seventh annual En Vino Novellus took place in Canmore on March 24.  Six authors participated in the event, which paired books with wine. Three men and three women read from their new or […]


The UBC Slackline Club Set Up Indoor Highline in Vancouver

March 20th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, News, Rock | Comments Off on The UBC Slackline Club Set Up Indoor Highline in Vancouver

A group of students rigged an indoor highline on campus last week with great success.  By Drew Copeland University of British Columbia (UBC) students were out in droves to check out the highline inside […]


Tour de Bloc 13 Championship Results

March 13th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, Competition, Comps, Events, Events, News, Rock | Comments Off on Tour de Bloc 13 Championship Results

The 13th year of Tour de Bloc action wrapped up today at the Bloc Shop in Montreal. Here are the results from this weekend’s Tour de Bloc 13 Championships at the Bloc Shop. For photos […]


Tour de Bloc 13 Championship Qualifications and Semis Results

March 12th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, Competition, Events, Events, News | Comments Off on Tour de Bloc 13 Championship Qualifications and Semis Results

The Tour de Bloc Championship is taking place at the Bloc Shop in Montreal this weekend. After a try-hard day by all of the competitors, many who travelled from across Canada, the top 20 […]


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 […]