Canada’s Andre DeFelice Plays Poker to Support Comp Career

April 27th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles | Comments Off on Canada’s Andre DeFelice Plays Poker to Support Comp Career

Andre DeFelice finished in 29th in qualifying at the first IFSC World Cup this year in Switzerland. DeFelice is skipping the Asia World Cups and will be meeting with Team Canada in Innsbruck for his next […]


IFSC World Cup 2016: Highlight Reel From Kazo, Japan

April 26th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles | Comments Off on IFSC World Cup 2016: Highlight Reel From Kazo, Japan

The second IFSC World Cup of 2016 took place in Kazo, Japan, last weekend. Rustam Gelmanov took the win for the men and Shauna Coxsey dominated the women’s field. For more results visit here.


Ontario Provincial Difficulty Comp 2016 Results

April 25th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, Events, News | Comments Off on Ontario Provincial Difficulty Comp 2016 Results

The third CEC provincial difficulty comp took place on April 23 and 24 at True North in Toronto. Two dozen male climbers took place in the Qualifications round, which led to 16 in the […]


Words With Tour de Bloc’s Luigi Montilla

April 25th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, Events, News, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Words With Tour de Bloc’s Luigi Montilla

The Tour de Bloc (TdB) is Canada’s oldest bouldering comp circuit. The fine-tuned event recently wrapped up its 13th season at the Bloc Shop in Montreal where Lily Canavan and Julien Bourassa-Moreau took first […]


Watch Adam Ondra Talk About Climbing in the Olympics

April 25th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles | Comments Off on Watch Adam Ondra Talk About Climbing in the Olympics

A few words from Adam Ondra about the proposed format of the climbing competition at the Olympic Games 2020.


IFSC World Cup 2016: Results from Kazo, Japan

April 24th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, Events, News | Comments Off on IFSC World Cup 2016: Results from Kazo, Japan

The second IFSC World Cup took place in Kazo, Japan on April 24 and a number of Canadians made the trip for the difficult comp. Sean McColl and Alannah Yip made it to Semis, […]


IFSC World Cup 2016: Sean McColl and Alannah Yip Qualify in Japan

April 23rd, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, Competition, Comps, Events, News | Comments Off on IFSC World Cup 2016: Sean McColl and Alannah Yip Qualify in Japan

The second IFSC World Cup of 2016 is taking place in Kazo, Japan, this weekend. Top Canadian climber Sean McColl qualified in first place and Alannah Yip qualified in 17th for Semis. Four other […]