Three Major Comps in Canada This Weekend

November 25th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles | Comments Off on Three Major Comps in Canada This Weekend

There are three big comps in Canada this weekend. On Nov. 26, Grip It in Saskatoon will host a Tour de Bloc/Alberta Climbing Association comp, for more info visit here. On the same day […]


Southern Ontario Ice Festival Gives Back to Community

November 24th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, Ice, News, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Southern Ontario Ice Festival Gives Back to Community

Ice climbers tend to be hermits in the winter seeking out isolated climbs separated by long distances. The Southern Ontario Ice Fest galvanizes Ontario’s ice climbing community while giving back to the TROUT – […]


Interview with Canadian Comp Crusher Lucas Uchida

November 22nd, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles | Comments Off on Interview with Canadian Comp Crusher Lucas Uchida

Lucas Uchida recently competed at the World Youth Championships in China where he competed for Junior Males. He finished in ninth place for Lead and and 36th in Bouldering. Since he started competing five […]


The 2016 Squamish Golden Scrub Brush Awards Announced

November 22nd, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, News, Profiles, Rock | Comments Off on The 2016 Squamish Golden Scrub Brush Awards Announced

The Golden Scrub Brush Awards are an “awards” show celebrating the contribution of the new route developers who make Squamish such a world class destintion. The Squamish Access Society (SAS) and 2016 Golden Scrub […]


Tour de Bloc 14: Results from Seven Bays Bouldering

November 20th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News | Comments Off on Tour de Bloc 14: Results from Seven Bays Bouldering

The first Tour de Bloc on Canada’s East Coast this season took place at Seven Bays Bouldering. Dozens of climbers registered for the event that brought big crowds. Results from Youth, Rec and Elite […]


Tour de Bloc 14: Results from Big Calgary Climbing Centre Comp

November 20th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Events, Events, News, Profiles | Comments Off on Tour de Bloc 14: Results from Big Calgary Climbing Centre Comp

A Tour de Bloc and Alberta Climbing Association competition took place on Nov. 19 at the Calgary Climbing Centre. Some veteran competitors turned up for the event, including Alyssa Weber, Elise Sethna, Jelisa Dunbar, […]


November Sessions 2016 Results from Climb Base5

November 20th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles | Comments Off on November Sessions 2016 Results from Climb Base5

The November Sessions is one of B.C.’s most anticipated events of the fall season. This year it took place at Climb Base5 with 286 competitors registered! Below are the top-three results for Advanced, Youth […]