Results From Battle in the Bridge, First Alberta Comp of Season

October 25th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News | Comments Off on Results From Battle in the Bridge, First Alberta Comp of Season

The first competition of the 2016/17 Canadian bouldering season kicked off in Lethgridge at the Battle of the Bridge Youth Comp. Below are the first place finishes in each category. For full results visit […]


Motivation Monday: Five Big Moves by Top Comp Climbers

October 24th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Motivation Monday: Five Big Moves by Top Comp Climbers

Watch five short videos of top comp climbers making big moves! Click on the clip to play. #tbt to the Bouldering World Cup in Innsbruck, Austria, earlier this year. Anyone know which round? I […]


IFSC World Cup 2016: Xiamen Results and Season Champions

October 23rd, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles | Comments Off on IFSC World Cup 2016: Xiamen Results and Season Champions

Canadians Sean McColl and Elan Jonas-McRae were representing Canada and both advanced to the Semis. McColl finished in 10th and McRae in 22nd. Below are the results from Xiamen, the final Lead World Cup […]


IFSC World Cup 2016: Sean McColl and Elan Jonas-McRae Head to Semis

October 22nd, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles | Comments Off on IFSC World Cup 2016: Sean McColl and Elan Jonas-McRae Head to Semis

This is the final Lead IFSC World Cup on the tour and the second last for Speed and is taking place in Xiamen, China. The only two Canadians competing are Sean McColl and Elan […]


Lynn Hill and Catherine Destivelle to Headline 2016 Banff Mountain Festival

October 22nd, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, News, Profiles, Rock | Comments Off on Lynn Hill and Catherine Destivelle to Headline 2016 Banff Mountain Festival

Rock climbing has never seen the likes of these women. Both are known for their trailblazing ascents of The Nose, the Eiger, and the Matterhorn; for establishing record-breaking speed climbs, for possessing a steely […]


Fundraiser for New Squamish Campground on Oct. 28

October 21st, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, News, Profiles, Rock, Video | Comments Off on Fundraiser for New Squamish Campground on Oct. 28

John Harvey of the Mamquam River Access Society has been working hard to see a new campground open in Squamish for visiting climbers. The much-needed camping area will be on three-hectares of land on […]


The 2016/17 Bouldering Competition Schedule for Canada

October 17th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles | Comments Off on The 2016/17 Bouldering Competition Schedule for Canada

The following is the 2016/17 schedule for competitions in BC, Alberta (AB), Ontario (ON) and Quebec (QC). There are over 20 comps before the nationals in February and March. Check back for comp results, […]