Squamish Gets New Women’s Only Climbing Fest

August 14th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, News, Profiles, Rock | No Comments »

The Treeline Women’s Only Climbing Festival will run from Sept. 9 to 10 in Squamish at a number of crags and locations. Just over a month until the Treeline Women's Climbing Festival! . September […]


Photos from First Canadian Climbing Medicine Symposium

August 14th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Events, Events, News | No Comments »

The first Canadian Climbing Medicine Symposium took place in Toronto from July 31 to Aug. 1, 2017. The symposium organizer was Dr. Yasser El-Sheikh and there were a number of guest speakers, including Sasha […]


Squamish Rampage 2017 Photos by Ken Chow

August 14th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, Events, Events, News, Profiles | No Comments »

The fourth annual Squamish Rampage took place this past weekend with lots of local and visiting climbers registering for a few days of bouldering and yoga. The event website states: “Squamish Rampage is an […]


Meet the Coaches: Squamish Climbers for Performance Camp

August 13th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, Video | No Comments »

The Breaking Through to 5.12 performance camp will be running at Ground Up Climbing Centre will run from Sept. 15 to 17. This camp is intended to help participants define their own process of […]


Arco Rock Legends 2017: Six Nominations for Sport Oscar

August 8th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events | No Comments »

The sport climbing Oscars return to Arco on Aug. 25 with the 12th edition of Arco Rock Legends, celebrated during the 31st Rock Master. The candidates for the Wild Country Rock Award are Stefano […]


New #ColorTheCrag Fest this Fall at Horse Pens

August 7th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, Profiles | No Comments »

The inaugural #ColorTheCrag climbing festival will take place from Oct. 20 to 22 this fall at Horse Pens 40 in Alabama. Below are statements found on the Color The Crag website found here. Registration […]


Bonington Headlines Banff Flim and Book Fest 2017

August 2nd, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events | Comments Off on Bonington Headlines Banff Flim and Book Fest 2017

The Banff Mountain Film and Book Festival is proud to announce Sir Chris Bonington, one of the most celebrated mountaineers of all time, as headline presenter for the 2017 Festival in Banff, Canada. His career includes […]