En Vino Novellus, a Mountain Fiction Event in Canmore

March 25th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, Mountain, News, Profiles, Rock | Comments Off on En Vino Novellus, a Mountain Fiction Event in Canmore

The seventh annual En Vino Novellus took place in Canmore on March 24.  Six authors participated in the event, which paired books with wine. Three men and three women read from their new or […]


Watch Highlights from Canadian Open Bouldering Championships 2016

March 23rd, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, Competition, Comps, Events, News | Comments Off on Watch Highlights from Canadian Open Bouldering Championships 2016

Highlights from the most exciting weekend of the year at The Hive North Shore and the Canadian Open Bouldering Championships 2016. There were some awesome sends and epic bails caught on film, as the […]


Results From University Bouldering Series in Western Canada

March 22nd, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, Competition, Comps, Events, News | Comments Off on Results From University Bouldering Series in Western Canada

The University Bouldering Series (UBS) has reached the West. After running for four seasons in Ontario, the competition has branched to British Columbia. By Drew Copeland On Sat. March 19, nearly 100 boulderers showed up […]


Watch Highlights from Tour de Bloc 2016 Championship

March 20th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, Competition, Comps, Events, News, Video | Comments Off on Watch Highlights from Tour de Bloc 2016 Championship

The Tour de Bloc Championship was held at the Bloc Shop in Montreal on March 12 and 13. Top climber Jacky Godoffe travelled from France to help set for the competition. Montreal-based Julien Bourassa-Moreau took first […]


The UBC Slackline Club Set Up Indoor Highline in Vancouver

March 20th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, News, Rock | Comments Off on The UBC Slackline Club Set Up Indoor Highline in Vancouver

A group of students rigged an indoor highline on campus last week with great success.  By Drew Copeland University of British Columbia (UBC) students were out in droves to check out the highline inside […]


Ashima Shiraishi and Alex Puccio Footage from Bouldering Comp

March 18th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, Competition, Comps, Events, News, Video | Comments Off on Ashima Shiraishi and Alex Puccio Footage from Bouldering Comp

Ashima Shiraishi and Alex Puccio compete at the Tri State Bouldering series Final in New York on March 12, 2016.


Sean McColl and Shauna Coxsey Win Climbing Works Comp

March 14th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, Competition, Comps, Events, News | Comments Off on Sean McColl and Shauna Coxsey Win Climbing Works Comp

The 2016 RAB Climbing Works competition took place this weekend in Sheffield. It was the tenth annual Climbing Works comp. Sean McColl won for the men and Shauna Coxsey for the women. You can […]