Canadians Win North American Ice Championships

December 16th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Canadians Win North American Ice Championships

Canadians Gord McArthur, Rebecca Lewis, Nathan Kutcher, Noah Beek and Ineke Rhebergen are at the 2017 Ice Climbing World Cup circuit stop in Durango. Noah Beek, 20, of B.C. dominated the North Americans and […]


Tour de Bloc 14: Highlights from Wilson Centre

December 14th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Comps, Events, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Tour de Bloc 14: Highlights from Wilson Centre

Lloyd King has produced a great highlight reel from the Tour de Bloc 14 comp at Wilson Centre at the University of Alberta.


Watch Coupe Quebec Comp at Canyon Escalade

December 13th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Watch Coupe Quebec Comp at Canyon Escalade

Canyon Escalade hosted the third event of the season on the Coupe Quebec circuit. Eve-Marie Landry took the win on the women’s side, and Julien Bourassa-Moreau did what he does best and won in […]


Janja Garnbret Sends New 5.14 in Slovenia

December 13th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles, Rock | Comments Off on Janja Garnbret Sends New 5.14 in Slovenia

Janja Garnbret made the first ascent of Ninja želva 5.14b at Mišja peč in her home country of Slovenia this week. Shortly after her first ascent, Domen Skofic made the second ascent. He wrote […]


The 2016 American Alpine Club Awards

December 12th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, Mountain, News, Profiles | Comments Off on The 2016 American Alpine Club Awards

The American Alpine Club will present five awards at their annual dinner on Feb. 25, 2017. “The evening will feature Conrad Anker’s reflections on his personal history, climbing and the Himalaya,” announced the club. […]


Results from Dec. 11 FQME Comp at Horizon Roc

December 12th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Comps, Events | Comments Off on Results from Dec. 11 FQME Comp at Horizon Roc

The fourth FQME event of the 2016/17 season took place at Horizon Roc in Montreal. The next event in Quebec is in the New Year. Below are category winners for Youth D to Rec. […]


Results from Pop and Lock at Gneiss Climbing in Kelowna

December 11th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News | Comments Off on Results from Pop and Lock at Gneiss Climbing in Kelowna

A Sport Climbing B.C. (SCBC) event took place at Gneiss Climbing in Kelowna on Dec. 10. Many of B.C.’s top boulderers turned up to the final SCBC competition of 2016. The next comp will […]