Motivation Monday: Five Moves to Mimic

March 28th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles | Comments Off on Motivation Monday: Five Moves to Mimic

It’s Easter Monday and a lot of climbers are either returning from long-weekend trips or looking for ways to burn off those big-dinner calories. If you have any rad indoor climbing videos, tag them […]


Dai Koyamada Climbs New V15

March 27th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, International, News, Routes | Comments Off on Dai Koyamada Climbs New V15

Dai Koyamada reported that he made the first ascent of Rokudou V15. Koyamada added three moves to a V14/15 that he sent last week at the Kagura Cave called Meikyoushisui to form Rokudou. At […]


Dave MacLeod’s First Ascent of Scottish V13

March 25th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, News, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Dave MacLeod’s First Ascent of Scottish V13

Dave MacLeod on the first ascent of Gimme That Swing V13 on the Cameron Stone in Glen Nevis. MacLeod recently completed the new variation to a V12 arete on Cameron Stone. He used his […]


Watch Pirmin Bertle’s First Ascent of New Patagonia V14/15

March 23rd, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, International, News, Rock, Routes, Video | Comments Off on Watch Pirmin Bertle’s First Ascent of New Patagonia V14/15

Watch German climber Pirmin Bertle on The Cold and Smelly Breath of Death V14/15 in Patagonia.  “We wanted to leave El Chalten to visit Puerto Natales for only some days, but then I found […]


Watch Highlights from Canadian Open Bouldering Championships 2016

March 23rd, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, Competition, Comps, Events, News | Comments Off on Watch Highlights from Canadian Open Bouldering Championships 2016

Highlights from the most exciting weekend of the year at The Hive North Shore and the Canadian Open Bouldering Championships 2016. There were some awesome sends and epic bails caught on film, as the […]


Ashima Shiraishi Sends V15, Sets New Standard

March 22nd, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, News | Comments Off on Ashima Shiraishi Sends V15, Sets New Standard

Ashima Shiraishi has become the first female to climb V15. Shiraishi is 14 years old and has been setting standards for the past few years. She broke the news on her Instagram that she […]


Results From University Bouldering Series in Western Canada

March 22nd, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, Competition, Comps, Events, News | Comments Off on Results From University Bouldering Series in Western Canada

The University Bouldering Series (UBS) has reached the West. After running for four seasons in Ontario, the competition has branched to British Columbia. By Drew Copeland On Sat. March 19, nearly 100 boulderers showed up […]