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 […]


Watch a Squamish Send of Classic West Coast V10

May 12th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, News, Profiles, Routes, Video, West Coast | Comments Off on Watch a Squamish Send of Classic West Coast V10

The Reckoning Stand is a difficult V10 in the North Wall Boulders that has received a number of ascents this year, including by Jamie Finlayson and Daniel Gomez. In this video, strong coast climber Danny Martin, […]


Jason Holowach and Alyssa Weber Win Alberta 2016 Provincial Lead Comp

May 10th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, Competition, Comps, Events, Events, News | Comments Off on Jason Holowach and Alyssa Weber Win Alberta 2016 Provincial Lead Comp

The Alberta Climbing Association (ACA) Youth/Open Provincials took place the University of Alberta’s Wilson Centre on May 7 and 8. Climbers from all over Alberta took place on the comp that was held on […]


Watch Strong Send of West Coast V12 at Cat Lake

May 9th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, News, Profiles | Comments Off on Watch Strong Send of West Coast V12 at Cat Lake

Watch West Coast climber Luke Zimmerman send the direct finish to Drive V12 at Cat Lake Boulders. Drive was first climbed by Tim Clifford and follows thin holds. For some great photos of Squamish […]