Motivation Monday: Five Sends to Start Summer 2016

July 4th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Comps, Events, News, Profiles, Rock | Comments Off on Motivation Monday: Five Sends to Start Summer 2016

Summer kicked off a few weeks ago and since then, climbers have been showing off their skills on stone and plastic. Here are a few big moves and sends since Summer Solstice. Click on […]


Watch Eric Sethna and Pia Graham Win Quebec Psicobloc Competition

July 3rd, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Comps, Events, News, Profiles, Rock, Video | Comments Off on Watch Eric Sethna and Pia Graham Win Quebec Psicobloc Competition

One of the first climbing gyms in Quebec was called La Montagne en Ville Roc Gyms opened in 1993. Now there are dozens of gyms throughout the province with nearly 100,000 people who go […]


Thomasina Pidgeon Talks Competition and Motivation

July 1st, 2016 by gripped | Posted in 2012.02, Articles, Comps, Events, Profiles | Comments Off on Thomasina Pidgeon Talks Competition and Motivation

It doesn’t matter if you are male or female; getting your ass up that project is going to be a chore. Yet there are some unique circumstances that shape and influence women climbers.





DMM’s #SummerOfTrad Competition

June 30th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Accessories, Comps, Events, Gear, Hardware, News, Profiles, Rock | Comments Off on DMM’s #SummerOfTrad Competition

Summer is the time for trad climbing and for making those dream routes a reality. Payback for all the effort you put-in at the indoor wall over winter. It’s about fitting in climbs after […]


Bryce Brown Finalist for Banff Mountain Photo Essay

June 30th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, Ice, Mountain, News, Profiles, Rockies, Routes | Comments Off on Bryce Brown Finalist for Banff Mountain Photo Essay

Bryce Brown has been a contributor to Gripped for the past few years. One of his big pieces in the magazine featured photos from his trip to Mount Logan in the spring of 2015. Accompanied […]


Andy White Talks About the Boom in Okanagan Bouldering

June 30th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, Events, Events, News, Profiles, Rock | Comments Off on Andy White Talks About the Boom in Okanagan Bouldering

Okanagan bouldering is on fire. Not in the literal sense, like the 2003 inferno that raged through the Boulderfields region. Still, the bouldering scene in BC’s Okanagan Valley is heating up. This year’s Rock […]


Watch 2016 Vail World Cup Slow Motion Highlights

June 29th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, Competition, Comps, Events, Events, News, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Watch 2016 Vail World Cup Slow Motion Highlights

On June 11, the Bouldering World Cup made a stop in Vail, Colorado. It was the only World Cup in North America this year. It took place at the GoPro Mountain Games, a high […]