Kyle Murdoch and Julia Massullo Win B.C. Provincials 2016

May 3rd, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles | Comments Off on Kyle Murdoch and Julia Massullo Win B.C. Provincials 2016

The B.C. Provincial Lead Competition took place at Climb Base5 on the final weekend of April. Some of B.C.’s top climbers were on hand for the final provincial lead comp of the season. Cedar […]


Nominations Open for Banff Mountain Summit of Excellence Award

May 3rd, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, Mountain, News, Profiles | Comments Off on Nominations Open for Banff Mountain Summit of Excellence Award

Presented at the Banff Mountain Film and Book Festival since 1987, the annual Summit of Excellence Award has recognized an individual who has made a significant contribution to mountain life in the Canadian Rockies. The […]


IFSC World Cup 2016: Results From Chongqing, China

May 1st, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles | Comments Off on IFSC World Cup 2016: Results From Chongqing, China

The third IFSC World Cup of 2016 took place in Chongqing, China, and four Canadians competed, Sean McColl, Alannah Yip, Elan Jonas-McRae and Kin Wah Lai. McColl advanced to Semis and missed Finals by […]


Watch a Profile on American Sender Meagan Martin

April 29th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Comps, Events, Video | Comments Off on Watch a Profile on American Sender Meagan Martin

Meagan Martin is a former gymnast turned climber who competes on American Ninja Warrior. For more on Martin, visit here.


B.C. Provincial Climbing Championship 2016 at Climb Base5

April 29th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, Competition, Comps, Events, News | Comments Off on B.C. Provincial Climbing Championship 2016 at Climb Base5

The B.C. Provincial Climbing Championship will be held on April 30 at Climb Base5 in Vancouver. A number of top Canadian climbers have registered for the lead climbing event, including Hannah Block, Amanda Berezowski, Ben Ross and […]


IFSC World Cup 2016: Canadians Heading to Chongqing

April 29th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on IFSC World Cup 2016: Canadians Heading to Chongqing

Chongqing has attracted elite international talent in the Boulder and Speed disciplines since its first World Cup in 2012. The third World Cup of 2016 promises to be a great event. Four Canadians have […]


Watch Wolfgang Gullich Train and Hear From His Trainer

April 27th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Comps, Events, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Watch Wolfgang Gullich Train and Hear From His Trainer

Wolfgang Güllich had help with his training from professor Jürgen Weineck, who was one of the world’s leading experts on training. Weineck talks about Gullich’s training attitude and opened his video archive for Gimme […]