Watch Two Squamish V10 Sends

July 7th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, News, Profiles, Rock, Routes, Video, West Coast | Comments Off on Watch Two Squamish V10 Sends

Watch Mark Goldstein sent Mr. Bigglesworth Low V10 and the classic Sharma’s Link V10 on Canada’s West Coast. Goldstein has been charging lately with a number of V10 sends and a new V8 in […]


IFSC 2016 World Cup: Canadians Ready for Lead in Chamonix

July 6th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles | Comments Off on IFSC 2016 World Cup: Canadians Ready for Lead in Chamonix

On Mon. July 7, the IFSC World Cup will make the annual stop in the picturesque Chamonix for the first Lead and Speed events of the year. The coaches for the Canadian team are […]


Paul Robinson Climbs New V15 in South Africa

July 5th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, International, News, Profiles, Routes | Comments Off on Paul Robinson Climbs New V15 in South Africa

Paul Robinson has made the first ascent of The Dragon’s Guardian V15 at Cederberg in South Africa. He found the boulder in 2014 and never imagines a line like this going. “I can clearly […]


Canadian Philip Quade’s Summer 2016 Road Trip: Part Three

July 5th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, International, News, Profiles, Rock, Routes | Comments Off on Canadian Philip Quade’s Summer 2016 Road Trip: Part Three

I wrapped up my third week weekend on the road with Courtney Woods and Sasha DiGiulian, I prepped for another full week of action in Rifle. I was happy to have Claire and Todd […]


10 Sweet Canada Day Weekend Squamish Instagram Shots

July 3rd, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, News, Profiles, Routes, West Coast | Comments Off on 10 Sweet Canada Day Weekend Squamish Instagram Shots

Across Canada this weekend, climbers took advantage of some splitter summer weather. Here are 10 great photos taken around the boulders in Squamish the past few days. 'Easy In an Easy Chair' – Squamish, […]


Sebastien Lazure Sends The Phoenix V12

July 2nd, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, East, News, Profiles, Routes | Comments Off on Sebastien Lazure Sends The Phoenix V12

Sebastien Lazure is one of Quebec’s best all-round climbers, with sends of V14 and 5.14b. He recently recovered from a broken wrist and to celebrate he sent Niagara Glen’s hard V12 called The Phoenix. […]


Jamie Finlayson Sends The Reckoning V14

July 1st, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, News, Profiles, Routes, West Coast | Comments Off on Jamie Finlayson Sends The Reckoning V14

In April, Jamie Finlayson sent The Reckoning Stand V10 at the Farm in the North Wall Boulders and said that he was making good progress on the low start, which goes at V14. Two […]