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 […]


The 2016/17 Bouldering Competition Schedule for Canada

October 17th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles | Comments Off on The 2016/17 Bouldering Competition Schedule for Canada

The following is the 2016/17 schedule for competitions in BC, Alberta (AB), Ontario (ON) and Quebec (QC). There are over 20 comps before the nationals in February and March. Check back for comp results, […]


BoulderHouse Climbing in Victoria is Open

October 15th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, Comps, Events, News, Profiles | Comments Off on BoulderHouse Climbing in Victoria is Open

Victoria’s newest climbing gym is called BoulderHouse Climbing. It’s another amazing gym by Jean-Marc de la Plante, owner of Allez Up and Seven Bays Bouldering. Visit here to like the Facebook page and watch […]


Fred Nicole Climbs New V14/15 at Age 46

October 15th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, News, Profiles | Comments Off on Fred Nicole Climbs New V14/15 at Age 46

Swiss bouldering legend Fred Nicole, who was the first climber to send V14 back in 1996, has sent his new Chakijana V14/15. The new route is in Rocklands and after his send, Nicole wrote […]


Watch Short Film ‘Squammyland’ on West Coat Bouldering

October 13th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, News, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Watch Short Film ‘Squammyland’ on West Coat Bouldering

Marc Bourguignon brings us a short film of some top bouldering from summer and fall of 2016.


Watch Charles Albert’s Barefoot Send of a V14

October 7th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, News, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Watch Charles Albert’s Barefoot Send of a V14

For the past few years, 20-year-old Charles Albert has been sending difficult routes without climbing shoes. He has now sent Gecko Assis V14 and has sent up to V15 barefoot.