Canadians Strong in Bouldering at Youth World Championships

November 12th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles | Comments Off on Canadians Strong in Bouldering at Youth World Championships

Canadians had a strong week at the IFSC Youth World Championships, proving that Canada has a bright future in international competition. In Bouldering, Bronwen Karnis and Zach Richardson finished in an impressive ninth in […]


Jongwon Chon Sends Eternal Sunshine, First V15 in Korea

November 11th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, News, Profiles | Comments Off on Jongwon Chon Sends Eternal Sunshine, First V15 in Korea

Jongwon Chon is a strong competition climber and boulderer and has sent the first V15 in Korea. Located in Mudeungsan National Park in South Korea, the 10-metre high problem is the second V15 for […]


Canadians Advance to Bouldering Semis and Speed Results

November 11th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles | Comments Off on Canadians Advance to Bouldering Semis and Speed Results

Hundreds of climbers have pushed themselves in China over the past few days at the Youth World Championships. After three Canadians advanced to Semis in Lead, three Female competitors more made it to Semis […]


Nalle Hukkataival Sends First Ever V17

October 24th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, International, News, Profiles, Routes, Video | Comments Off on Nalle Hukkataival Sends First Ever V17

Nalle Hukkataival sent the “Lappnor Project” in Finland on Sun. Oct. 23 and named it Burden of Dreams V17 (9A). The hard problem had been attempted by some of the world’s best boulderers and […]


Daniel Woods and Dave Graham Send New Colorado V14 and V15

October 22nd, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, News, Profiles | Comments Off on Daniel Woods and Dave Graham Send New Colorado V14 and V15

Daniel Woods has sent the new Domestic Cat V14 in Chaos area of Rocky Mountain National Park. On Instagram, he wrote, “Same start as Wildcat V12, but then it goes straight out the steepest […]


Watch Ethan Pringle on Highball First Ascent of Old Greg V11

October 21st, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, News, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Watch Ethan Pringle on Highball First Ascent of Old Greg V11

Ethan Pringle sets his sighs on some impressive highballs in the Little Egypt sector near Bishop, California. Know for its massive pyramid shaped boulders, Little Egypt provides stunning lines for those with the balls […]


Motivation Monday: Five Moves to Mimic on Canadian Boulders

October 17th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, News, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Motivation Monday: Five Moves to Mimic on Canadian Boulders

Climbers are swinging ice tools already, but some are searching out warm stone as long as the season allows. Here are five clips to keep you motivated from Big Rock in Alberta, on Grand […]