Peter Croft Rocks Squamish for Arc’teryx Academy

July 15th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, News, Profiles, Rock | Comments Off on Peter Croft Rocks Squamish for Arc’teryx Academy

Peter Croft is a legendary climber. From linking spires solo in the Bugaboos to free climbing hard routes in Squamish, his name is synonymous with hard Canadian climbing. On July 14, he opened the […]


IFSC World Cup 2016: Sean McColl Advances to Semis at Villars Lead

July 15th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles | Comments Off on IFSC World Cup 2016: Sean McColl Advances to Semis at Villars Lead

Like a few days ago in Chamonix, Sean McColl has advanced to Semis at the first Villars World Cup. Other Canadians who competed include Becca Frangos, Annie Chouinard, Elan Jonas McRae, Nathan Smith, Matt […]


Watch Revival of Britain’s First E1, Scafell’s Central Buttress

July 15th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Comps, Events, International, News, Profiles, Rock, Routes | Comments Off on Watch Revival of Britain’s First E1, Scafell’s Central Buttress

Charlie Woodburn climbs Scafell’s Central Buttress, the first E1 in Britain. It was first climbed by Siegfried Herford in April 1914, as part of the Arc’teryx Lakeland Revival, which is in its third year. […]


Sean McColl Competes in Finals, Results from Chamonix World Cup

July 12th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, Events, News, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Sean McColl Competes in Finals, Results from Chamonix World Cup

Sean McColl advanced to Finals at the IFSC Lead World Cup in Chamonix and said after Semis, “Well this first Lead World Cup of 2016 is already in my mind a success with my […]


Sean McColl Qualifies for Semis at Lead World Cup, Watch Tuesday!

July 11th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles | Comments Off on Sean McColl Qualifies for Semis at Lead World Cup, Watch Tuesday!

Sean McColl is advancing to Semis tomorrow at the IFSC Lead World Cup in Chamonix. He reached the top on the first Qualification route and climbed well on the second. A number of other […]


Peter Croft Opens Arc’teryx Climbing Academy With Presentation

July 11th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, News, Profiles, Rock | Comments Off on Peter Croft Opens Arc’teryx Climbing Academy With Presentation

The event kicks off at the O’Siem Pavilion Park in downtown Squamish on Thursday evening July 14, with a screening of The Enchanting Triple, a climbing journey through the Stuart Range, followed by a […]


Watch the IFSC Speed World Cup Today

July 11th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Comps, Events, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Watch the IFSC Speed World Cup Today

The IFSC World Cup is taking place in Chamonix over the next two days. You can watch the Speed World Cup today at 1 p.m, Sean McColl will be representing Canada.