IFSC World Cup 2016: Sean McColl Podiums and Coxsey Wins Again

May 21st, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles | Comments Off on IFSC World Cup 2016: Sean McColl Podiums and Coxsey Wins Again

One of the biggest World Cups of the year took place in Austria on Canada’s May 2-4 weekend. Top Canadian Sean McColl finished third and grabbed Canada’s first podium finish in the 2016 World […]


Watch ‘A Story of Bouldering in Indian Creek’

May 20th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, International, News, Profiles, Routes | Comments Off on Watch ‘A Story of Bouldering in Indian Creek’

In winter/spring of 2016, Nathaniel Davison had the chance to visit Indian Creek along with his climbing partners Wes Walker, Connor Griffith and Carlo Traversi. The Creek is known for its splitter sandstone cracks, […]


Isabelle Faus Sends New V13 in Rocky Mountain National Park

May 19th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, International, News, Profiles, Routes | Comments Off on Isabelle Faus Sends New V13 in Rocky Mountain National Park

Isabelle Faus became the fifth female boulderer to send V14 with her 2015 send of Fred Nicole’s Amandla in Rocklands, which was also the first female ascent of the route. Previous to that, the […]


Alberta’s Andrew Funk and Matt Hendsbee Send in Joe’s Valley

May 18th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, International, News, Profiles, Routes | Comments Off on Alberta’s Andrew Funk and Matt Hendsbee Send in Joe’s Valley

Andrew Funk and Matt Hendsbee are celebrated comp climbers from Alberta who have been putting their skills to work in Joe’s Valley over the past week. The biggest crux of the trip was the weather, […]


Watch Alex Megos Power Through Hard Boulders in Europe

May 18th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, News, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Watch Alex Megos Power Through Hard Boulders in Europe

Top climber Alex Megos was recently in Sweden and visited the popular Uppsala north of Stockholm. Watch him send a V13 wearing a down jackets and tick a number of other hard problems. Uppsala […]


Watch Stefano Ghisolfi Winning Melloblocco 2016

May 15th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Watch Stefano Ghisolfi Winning Melloblocco 2016

Stefano Ghisolfi won the men’s competition at Melloblocco after sending nine out of 12 boulders, two of which were flashes. EpicTV caught up with him trying a boulder called Black Star, high up on the […]


Watch Daniel Woods’ First Ascent of Colorado V14

May 12th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, News, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Watch Daniel Woods’ First Ascent of Colorado V14

Watch Daniel Woods’ first ascent of Everything Gneiss V14 in Clear Creek Canyon, Colorado. He has established the area’s three hardest problems: Everything Gneiss V14, Echale V14 and Dark Waters V13. Daniel Woods nabs […]