Climbing Gear for Summer Road Trips

June 6th, 2012 by gripped | Posted in 2012.03, Rack | Comments Off on Climbing Gear for Summer Road Trips

Climbers preparing for a summer road trip, or a trip to the local crag, should check out some of this season’s newest gear that will make living on the road a bit more comfortable.


2012 MEC Bouldering National Championship results

April 16th, 2012 by gripped | Posted in 2012.02, News | Comments Off on 2012 MEC Bouldering National Championship results

McColl, Sethna, New National Champs





Photo of the Month

April 10th, 2012 by gripped | Posted in 2012.02, Photo of the Month | Comments Off on Photo of the Month

Daila Ojeda on Mind Control 8c+ (5.14c), Oliana, Catalunya, Spain.





Interview with A Champion Sean McColl

April 10th, 2012 by gripped | Posted in 2012.02, Articles | Comments Off on Interview with A Champion Sean McColl

With his numerous wins at the junior World Cup competition wins, repeated podium finishes at World Cups as an adult and redpoints of hard routes like Dreamcatcher 5.14d, Sean McColl has emerged as Canada’s top rock climber.





Gear-Up For Spring

April 10th, 2012 by gripped | Posted in 2012.02, Rack | Comments Off on Gear-Up For Spring

The latest gear for the spring climbing season.





Climbing Shoes Review – Sticky Shoes for Spring

April 10th, 2012 by gripped | Posted in 2012.02, Footwear, Gear, Rack | Comments Off on Climbing Shoes Review – Sticky Shoes for Spring

Every year at about this time,
climbing shoe companies release their latest crop of sticky-soled shoes. Here are some of the top picks guaranteed to help climbers
tick their latest projects.





Photo of the Month

February 7th, 2012 by gripped | Posted in 2012.01, Photo of the Month | Comments Off on Photo of the Month

A new line is developed almost weekly on the Arch, Justin Ridgely on For Skin V6