Watch Highlights from Tour de Bloc 2016 Championship

March 20th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, Competition, Comps, Events, News, Video | Comments Off on Watch Highlights from Tour de Bloc 2016 Championship

The Tour de Bloc Championship was held at the Bloc Shop in Montreal on March 12 and 13. Top climber Jacky Godoffe travelled from France to help set for the competition. Montreal-based Julien Bourassa-Moreau took first […]


Jamie Finlayson Sending Squamish V10 White Lion

March 20th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, News, Routes, West Coast | Comments Off on Jamie Finlayson Sending Squamish V10 White Lion

Jamie Finlayson climbs the boulder problem White Lion Low V10 at the Cat Lake Boulders near Squamish. Be sure to follow Finlayon on Instagram here. White Lion from Jamie Finlayson on Vimeo.


Watch Ryuichi Murai’s Wild V15 Send

March 18th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, International, News, Rock, Routes, Video | Comments Off on Watch Ryuichi Murai’s Wild V15 Send

Ryuichi Murai has climbed a number of hard boulders, including this V15 in Japan. Over the past few weeks, Murai has climbed a few V14s and recently send Dai Koyamada’s Babel 8C (V15) in […]


Ashima Shiraishi and Alex Puccio Footage from Bouldering Comp

March 18th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, Competition, Comps, Events, News, Video | Comments Off on Ashima Shiraishi and Alex Puccio Footage from Bouldering Comp

Ashima Shiraishi and Alex Puccio compete at the Tri State Bouldering series Final in New York on March 12, 2016.


Sachi Amma and Friends Send Japan’s Asagimadara V15

March 17th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, International, News, Routes | Comments Off on Sachi Amma and Friends Send Japan’s Asagimadara V15

Sachi Amma, Adam Ondra and Jongwon Chon sent Asagimadara on Mount Mizugaki in Japan on March 16. The highball V15 was first climbed by Tokio Muroi in 2011, was repeated in 2013 by Toru Nakajima […]


15 Canadian Climbers to Follow on Instagram

March 15th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, Competition, Ice, Mountain, News, Rock | Comments Off on 15 Canadian Climbers to Follow on Instagram

Instagram has become one of the most-used social medias by climbers. This list is composed of leading climbers who use their Instagram accounts for climbing specific photos. There are a number of other top […]


Sean McColl and Shauna Coxsey Win Climbing Works Comp

March 14th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, Competition, Comps, Events, News | Comments Off on Sean McColl and Shauna Coxsey Win Climbing Works Comp

The 2016 RAB Climbing Works competition took place this weekend in Sheffield. It was the tenth annual Climbing Works comp. Sean McColl won for the men and Shauna Coxsey for the women. You can […]