Watch a Tour of Cedar Wright’s Gear Garage

February 12th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Gear, Hardware, Profiles, Video | No Comments »

Top American climber Cedar Wright has amassed a serious collection of gear over the years, from climbing to paragliding and cycling. Check out this short clip of Wright in his trusty gear garage in […]


The New 2017 Climbing Shoe Lineup

January 30th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Footwear, Gear | Comments Off on The New 2017 Climbing Shoe Lineup

Get the inside scoop from Weigh My Rack on all of the new climbing shoes coming in 2017 from Boreal, Butora, ClimbX, Cypher, Evolv, Five Ten, La Sportiva, Lowa, Mad Rock, Red Chili, Scarpa […]


The 2017 Chamonix Arc’teryx Alpine Academy Trailer

January 30th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Accessories, Events, Events, Gear, Video | Comments Off on The 2017 Chamonix Arc’teryx Alpine Academy Trailer

The Arc´teryx Alpine Academy is returning to Chamonix this year from June 29 to July 2. This is the sixth edition of the popular event that will unite 400 alpine enthusiasts, mountain guides and […]


New Ice/Mixed Tool Training Grip is the Duck Ring

January 26th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Gear, Hardware | Comments Off on New Ice/Mixed Tool Training Grip is the Duck Ring

Tired of being kicked out of the gym for training with your ice tools? With the increased popularity of books discussing training for winter climbing, Duck Rings created by Tindeq are a good alternative […]


New Kelowna Rock Climbing Guidebook is Must Have

January 18th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Gear, News, Profiles, Rock | Comments Off on New Kelowna Rock Climbing Guidebook is Must Have

While many publishers try to make the switch from paperback to digital app for climbing guidebooks, the desire by climbers to own physical books is making that difficult. Last year, a number of new […]


Climbing Gear from Winter Outdoor Retailer 2017

January 15th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Apparel, Gear, Hardware, Mountain, News, Profiles, Ropes | Comments Off on Climbing Gear from Winter Outdoor Retailer 2017

Every year, industry members and athletes head to Salt Lake City to take part in the Outdoor Retailer. Below is just some of the gear announced for 2017. Be sure to pick up the […]


New 2017 Petzl Sirocco Helmet is Light and Strong

January 11th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Gear, Hardware, News, Profiles, Rock | Comments Off on New 2017 Petzl Sirocco Helmet is Light and Strong

Petzl has updated its popular Sirocco helmet for fall 2017. The Sirocco’s popularity is due to its strength, lightweight design and because it was only available in bright orange. You can always tell when […]