Motivation Monday: Five Moves to Mimic from Studio Bloc Masters

March 27th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles | Comments Off on Motivation Monday: Five Moves to Mimic from Studio Bloc Masters

The Studio Bloc Masters took place in Germany this past weekend. The problems were technical and fun to watch. Here are five that had some hard moves. Click on the clip to play. there […]


Jernej Kruder and Fanny Gibert Win 2017 Studio Bloc Masters

March 27th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Comps, Events | Comments Off on Jernej Kruder and Fanny Gibert Win 2017 Studio Bloc Masters

The Studio Bloc Masters took place this past weekend with some of the world’s leading boulderers turning up for the comp. The IFSC World Cup circuit starts in a few weeks and climbers are […]


Your Bouldering Team Canada For 2017 Has Been Announced

March 27th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles | Comments Off on Your Bouldering Team Canada For 2017 Has Been Announced

Climbing Escalade Canada (CEC) has announced the 13 members of the 2017 Canadian National Team for Open Bouldering. “All of these great athletes have represented Canada previously at international events and we look forward […]


Carmen Ing and Lynnette Koh Win Climber’s Rock Lead Comp

March 27th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles | Comments Off on Carmen Ing and Lynnette Koh Win Climber’s Rock Lead Comp

One of the first Lead comps of 2017 took place at Climber’s Rock on March 25. Climbers competed from Open to Youth D with more youth climbers entering than mature. Below are Open Finals […]


Indoor Climbing Skills Video Series: Tips to Dyno Better

March 23rd, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Comps, Events, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Indoor Climbing Skills Video Series: Tips to Dyno Better

Ayo Sopeju is a Toronto-based comp climber and route setter at Joe Rockheads. In this first installment of a new multi-part series on indoor climbing skills, Sopeju walks us through the dyno. Filmed by […]


Will Gadd to Host Jeff Lowe Event in Canmore on March 23

March 20th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, Mountain, News, Profiles | Comments Off on Will Gadd to Host Jeff Lowe Event in Canmore on March 23

Award winning documentary film, Metanoia, narrated by Jon Krakauer, will be playing in Canmore on March 23. Known around the world for his visionary first ascents, Jeff Lowe’s award-winning book Ice World, is the […]


Motivation Monday: Five Moves to Mimic from Climbing Works

March 20th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Motivation Monday: Five Moves to Mimic from Climbing Works

The 2017 Climbing Works International Festival took place this past weekend with some of the world’s best competing. Canada’s Sean McColl advanced to Semis but didn’t advance to Finals. Alex Megos and Melissa La […]