Columbia Sportswear Contest

December 1st, 2015 by Gripped Magazine | Posted in Accessories, Apparel, Events, Events, Gear | Comments Off on Columbia Sportswear Contest

Columbia Sportswear has launched their Agents of Tough contest for a big grand prize. Columbia gear is Tested Tough. Think you’re tough? Submit a video of how you Test Tough for a chance to […]


New Jasper Rock Climbing Guidebook

November 12th, 2015 by Gripped Magazine | Posted in Accessories, Gear, Rockies, Routes | Comments Off on New Jasper Rock Climbing Guidebook

Francois Laplante has put in thousands of hours over the past few years to produce a new guidebook to the Jasper area. This is the first modern rock climbing guidebook to Jasper, which many […]


New Mountain Hardwear Pieces With Purpose in Mind

October 16th, 2015 by Gripped Magazine | Posted in Accessories, Gear, Video | Comments Off on New Mountain Hardwear Pieces With Purpose in Mind

Mountain Hardwear is one of the leading brands for innovation and are known for their durable and usable gear. The new BMG 105-litre Outdry pack is designed for big mountain expeditions and mountain guides […]


Watch the Life of a Bolt

August 20th, 2015 by Gripped Magazine | Posted in Accessories, Gear, Profiles | Comments Off on Watch the Life of a Bolt

This is a fun video showing how a bolt is made here in Austin, TX and its journey into the god given limestone of Mexico. The Life of a Bolt from ClimbTech on Vimeo.


Ben Moon on New Training Rungs and Rainshadow

July 30th, 2015 by Gripped Magazine | Posted in Accessories, Events, Events, Gear, Profiles | Comments Off on Ben Moon on New Training Rungs and Rainshadow

Ben Moon has just produced some brand new campus rungs to help build a bit of power. The new rungs from Moon come in three widths, from 18 to 29 mm and are slightly […]


The Osprey Inspire Video Contest and a Rad Film

July 17th, 2015 by Gripped Magazine | Posted in Accessories, Comps, Events, Gear, Profiles | Comments Off on The Osprey Inspire Video Contest and a Rad Film

In light of this year being the 40th anniversary of the Banff Mountain Film and Book Festival in Alberta, Osprey is putting on a video challenge. Get a chance to fly to, stay at […]


The 2015 Arc’teryx Climbing Academy in Squamish

July 14th, 2015 by Gripped Magazine | Posted in Accessories, Apparel, Events, Events, Footwear, Gear, Mountain, News, Rock | Comments Off on The 2015 Arc’teryx Climbing Academy in Squamish

The Arc’teryx Climbing Academy took place in Squamish this past weekend with sold-out events and clinics at a number of outdoor and indoor venues. by Drew Copeland It isn’t often that menacing rain saves […]