Jimmy Webb and Alex Puccio Send Hard Boulders

December 20th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, News, Profiles | Comments Off on Jimmy Webb and Alex Puccio Send Hard Boulders

Alex Puccio has sent her first V13 since have an operation on her spine this summer with a tick of Terre De Sienne. Puccio has sent a number of V13s and V14s, including Jade […]


Watch Mélissa Le Nevé Send V13 in Fontainebleau

December 19th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, News, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Watch Mélissa Le Nevé Send V13 in Fontainebleau

Mélissa Le Nevé has retired from comp climbing and it didn’t take long for her to send La Cicatrice de l’Ohm V13 at Fontainebleau.


Luke Zimmerman Sends V13 on Cold West Coast

December 12th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, News, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Luke Zimmerman Sends V13 on Cold West Coast

Luke Zimmerman announced on Instagram that he sent Shelter V13, his hardest boulder problem to date. A few days ago, Squamish-based Jamie Finlayson sent I Shot the Sheriff V13. It seems the cold arctic […]


Israeli Sender Alex Khazanov Flashes Mandala V12

December 12th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, News, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Israeli Sender Alex Khazanov Flashes Mandala V12

Alex Khazanov flashed the classic Bishop problem Mandala V12 on his third day ever visiting the famous California boulder field. The 21-year-old is from Herzlyia, Israel, and has been climbing since 2006. In 2013 […]


Watch Dai Koyomada’s First Ascent of V12/13 in Japan

December 11th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, News, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Watch Dai Koyomada’s First Ascent of V12/13 in Japan

Watch Dai Koyomada make the first ascent on Stratos V12/13 in Hiei Miyazaki, Japan. Koyomada is one of the world’s top boulderers with a number of V15 and V16 problems to his name.


Watch Gnarly Bouldering Compression Mantle Problem

December 9th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, International, News, Profiles, Routes, Video | Comments Off on Watch Gnarly Bouldering Compression Mantle Problem

Watch Ned Feehally climbing his masterpiece Ned Zepplin V11, one of the U.K.’s hardest mantels. Feehally made the first ascent in 2014.


Jamie Finlayson Sends V13 in Chilly Squamish Temps

December 9th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, News, Profiles, Routes, Video, West Coast | Comments Off on Jamie Finlayson Sends V13 in Chilly Squamish Temps

Jamie Finlayson is one of the West Coast’s most determined boulderers. On Dec. 9, he put down the I Shot the Sheriff V13 at the North Wall Boulders. The problem was first climbed by […]