Paris 2016 World Championships Report for Day Zero

September 13th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles | No Comments »

Canadian photographer and climber Shane Murdoch brings us the following report from Paris. Watch Semis and Finals for Lead, Bouldering and Speed here. AccorHotels Arena in Paris is set to welcome over 500 climbers […]


Watch the 2016 Paris World Championships

September 13th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Comps, Events, Video | No Comments »

The IFSC World Championships are taking place in Paris between Sept. 14 and 18. Watch Semis and Finals below. This page will be updated throughout the week. For more from Paris see here.


Watch Reel Rock 11 Film Trailer and Canadian Screenings

September 12th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, News, Profiles, Rock, Video | No Comments »

Reel Rock 11 will be hitting the screens this fall. “Reel Rock cranks it up to 11 with our latest collection of electrifying climbing films showcasing the sport’s biggest stories and athletes. Featuring Ashima […]


IFSC 2016 World Championship: Trailer and Sean McColl Interview

September 12th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles, Video | No Comments »

The Paris World Championship runs from Sept. 14 to 18 and will have some of the best climbers competing. Canada has 17 athletes competing in one or more disciplines (Lead, Bouldering, Speed, and Paraclimbing) […]


Watch Highlights from Virginia PsicoRoc Deep Water Comp

September 2nd, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Comps, Events, News, Profiles, Rock, Video | Comments Off on Watch Highlights from Virginia PsicoRoc Deep Water Comp

America’s first major outdoor deep water soloing competition took place in Virginia this summer. Here are the highlights.


Big Quebec Trad Climbing Festival in Charlevoix

September 2nd, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, News, Profiles, Rock | Comments Off on Big Quebec Trad Climbing Festival in Charlevoix

This weekend will be the Trad Pow Wow 2016 climbing festival in Charlevoix north of Quebec City. The four day event will combine hard climbing during the day with bon fire gatherings in the […]


Sean McColl Heading to Adidas Rockstars 2016

September 1st, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Events, Events, News, Profiles, Rock, Video | Comments Off on Sean McColl Heading to Adidas Rockstars 2016

Some of the world’s top boulderers will be heading to the Adidas Rockstars Sept. 23 and 24. The event draws strong climbers to Stuttgart’s modern Porsche-Arena for the fifth year in a row. Around […]