Indoor Climbing Walls Become Video Game

February 6th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Indoor Climbing Walls Become Video Game

Time Trial is a new interactive rock climbing video game produced by Randori and hosted at Brooklyn Boulders. Players are given the opportunity to compete in a dynamic setting featuring augmented reality on a […]


Canada’s 2016 IFSC World Cups Cancelled

February 6th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, Competition, Comps, Events, Events, News | Comments Off on Canada’s 2016 IFSC World Cups Cancelled

Climbing Escalade Canada (CEC) made the announcement in the following press release. CEC is very disappointed to announce that we will not be hosting IFSC Lead and Speed World Cup events in Central Saanich, […]


Setters Set Routes for Opening of World’s Largest Bouldering Gym

February 6th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Setters Set Routes for Opening of World’s Largest Bouldering Gym

The Austin Bouldering Project (ABP) in Austin, Texas, is being called the largest bouldering gym in the world. After almost two years of construction, the facility “believed to be the largest bouldering gym in […]


Training With Ontario’s Joe Skopec

February 5th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Comps, Events, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Training With Ontario’s Joe Skopec

Joe Skopec is a strong Ontario climber and after a recent request by others to post a video of his training routine, he uploaded this short clip. Joe Skopec Training from joseph on Vimeo.


Words With Top Comp Climber Kyle Murdoch

February 4th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, Competition, Comps, Events, News | Comments Off on Words With Top Comp Climber Kyle Murdoch

Kyle Murdoch is a top climber who is currently ranked first in Sport Climbing B.C.’s Junior category and third in Open for Bouldering. Kyle is based in Port Coquitlam, where he spends most of […]


Basecamp Podcast With Eric and Elise Sethna

February 3rd, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, Competition, Comps, Events, Events, News, Rock | Comments Off on Basecamp Podcast With Eric and Elise Sethna

Eric and Elise Sethna are two of Canada’s most accomplished sibling climbers. From numerous CEC and Tour de Bloc wins to competing on the National Team, the Sethna’s have dominated many competitions. Raised in Canmore, […]


Commentary Highlights From USA Nationals

February 3rd, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles | Comments Off on Commentary Highlights From USA Nationals

The USA Bouldering Nationals had some big climbing moments, but in this short compilation we get to hear some audio highlights. From cray, green blob, watch-wearing-competitor, strong and struggle to a number of creative words, […]