The New Grivel Captive Carabiner

January 27th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Accessories, Gear, News, Rock | Comments Off on The New Grivel Captive Carabiner

Stevie Haston presents the new Grivel Captive carabiner, the anti cross-loading carabiner. Cross-loading happens when a carabiner is stressed on its minor axis. Carabiners are strongest when stressed on their major axis meaning directly […]


Six Highlights From the 2016 Winter Outdoor Retailer

January 13th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Accessories, Apparel, Events, Events, Gear, Profiles | Comments Off on Six Highlights From the 2016 Winter Outdoor Retailer

Gear manufacturers from around the world meet in Salt Lake City, Utah, twice a year for the Outdoor Retailer. At the start of January, the winter event took place and showcased some of the […]


The Amazing Julbo Aerospace Goggles

January 1st, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Accessories, Apparel, Gear, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on The Amazing Julbo Aerospace Goggles

Now that winter is in full swing, we have had the chance to test out the new award-winning Julbo Aerospace goggles. It took only one trip to the ski hill and one ski-approach to […]


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 Jeans by Boulder Denim are Made For Climbers

November 24th, 2015 by Gripped Magazine | Posted in Apparel, Gear | Comments Off on New Jeans by Boulder Denim are Made For Climbers

Climbers are always looking for the perfect pants to climb in and it seems they won’t have to look much further. The Boulder Denim project started as an obsession to find a comfortable pair […]


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 […]


The North Face’s 2015 Summit Series Collection

October 24th, 2015 by Gripped Magazine | Posted in Apparel, Gear, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on The North Face’s 2015 Summit Series Collection

The North Face’s 2015 Summit Series is now available and climbers are going to love it. The new line of outerwear is a fresh take on the brand’s much-loved line of Summit Series products, […]