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Canadian National Championships Results and Photos

On May 18, the Canadian National Lead and Speed Sport Climbing Championships wrapped up at The Boulders in Saanich B.C.  After three days of inspiring climbing by some of North America’s leading competition climbers, Climbing Escalade Canada (CEC) crowned the champions of
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Canadian Nationals’ Semi-Finals and IFSC Speed World Cup Results

The Canadian National Championships semi-finals and IFSC Speed World Cup took place today at The Boulders in Saanich, B.C. Canadian National Championships Semi-Finals For the women’s open, American’s Delaney Miller and Melina Constanza (first in Youth A) kept their
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Watch the Canadian National Championships LIVE This Weekend!

Gripped will be covering the event and you have the opportunity to watch it LIVE right here from May 16 to 18. The highly anticipated Canadian Nationals started on May 16 at The Boulders in Central Saanich, B.C. It has been an action packed weekend with some of the best climbers
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Canadian National Championships: Qualifiers at The Boulders

The Canadian Nationals Lead Difficulty and Speed Championships qualifying round took place at The Boulders in Saanich, B.C. on May 16. After a long day of climbing that saw climbers from across Canada rope up and gun for the top, the top climbers from each category are heading to
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The 2015 European Championships Results

The European Championships took place in Innsbruck, Austria this weekend and it was a fantastic competition. In front of thousands of spectators and under clear, crisp skies, competitors from across Europe gave their best to make it to the podium. A photo posted by OEWK –
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Watch the European Championships Finals LIVE Today!

The European Bouldering Championships have been taking place in Innsbruk, Austria this week. The event kicks off the IFSC World Cup season. Watch the finals LIVE at 12:30 EST here: Also this weekend is the Canadian National Lead and Difficulty Championships in Saanich, B.C. at
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Highlights: European Bouldering Championships Female Qualifiers

Onbouldering has put together a highlight reel (including footage from every single problem) from the 2015 European Bouldering Championships female qualifying round.  Onbouldering’s Website A photo posted by Jessica Pilz (@jessy_pilz) on May 14, 2015 at 2:18pm PDT
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Highlights: European Bouldering Championships Male Qualifiers

Onbouldering has put together a highlight reel (including footage from every single problem) from the 2015 European Bouldering Championships male qualifying round.  Onbouldering’s Website A photo posted by Luka Fonda (@lukafonda) on May 14, 2015 at 4:06am PDT
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Bouldering Competition for Nepal Event in Vancouver

On May 15, the Vancouver Rock Climbing Group will host an event at The Hive in Vancouver to raise funds for Nepal. On the Facebook event page, it reads, “Hello our dear climbing family. Let’s use our climbing power to support the Nepal earthquake relief.” The
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Sean McColl Wins Gold at the Valence, France Competition

After placing first at the Canadian National Open Bouldering Championship’s at Bloc Shop, Sean McColl continues his run on the podium as he took home another gold at the Valence, France competition on Saturday May 9. In the qualifying round, McColl climbed all 10 boulders and
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