Nalle Hukkataival Sends Fred Nicole’s Monkey Wedding V15

July 26th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, News, Profiles | No Comments »

Nalle Hukkataival has sent Fred Nicole’s Monkey Wedding V15 in Rocklands, South Africa for its eighth ascent. On Instagram, he wrote, “A boulder that I had tried and got close to doing already many […]


New V10 is Hardest Problem at B.C.’s Poisen River Sector

July 26th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, News, Profiles | No Comments »

The Poisen River Sector is a picturesque and remote location in B.C.’s Slocan Valley. The boulders are gneiss and have amazing little edges and pockets. “Located within spitting distance of the Slocan River in […]


Kaleb Thomas Sends Multi-Year V11 Project on Van Island

July 25th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, News | No Comments »

Kaleb Thomas had worked on Equinox V11 on and off for four years. “I had hesitated on trying it since I moved back to the island because I assumed my training for lead climbing […]


Philip Quade’s Road Trip Continues with Calabogie Bouldering

July 25th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, News, Profiles | No Comments »

Week nine started in Calabogie, an area that had more than I expected. I was sussing projects throughout the shoot and it was my turn to get on the rock. The day’s theme was […]


Megan Mascarenas Sends Colorado V13

July 22nd, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, International, News, Profiles, Rock, Routes | No Comments »

Megan Mascarenas recently sent Mars Block 3 on Pikes Peak in Colorado, which is her second V13. Her first was last year in Magic Wood on a problem called Riverside. After her send of […]


Motivation Monday: Five Moves to Mimic

July 18th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, News, Profiles, Rock | No Comments »

Here are five moves and sends from the past week that will get you stoked for sessions until next weekend roles around. To watch the clip, click on the video. To slo-mo or not […]


Watch Bouldering First Ascents on Steep Wyoming Rock

July 14th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, International, News, Profiles, Rock, Routes, Video | No Comments »

Nathaniel Davison has pieced together some great footage from a recent trip to Wyoming with a number of strong climbers. “Lee Payne lead the crew, including Nathaniel Davison, Wes Walker, Mike Lewis, Jon Glassberg, […]