Daisuke Ichimiya Gets Third Ascent of Horizon V15

January 14th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in 2013.04, Bouldering, International, News, Routes | Comments Off on Daisuke Ichimiya Gets Third Ascent of Horizon V15

Japanese boulderer Daisuke Ichimiya has made the third ascent of Dai Koyamada’s Horizon V15, in Mount Hiei, Japan. Ichimaya, 23, had sent two V15s before: Shambala and Vanitas. All three V15s noted were opened […]


Watch Luke Zimmerman on Hard Squamish Problem

January 7th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, News, Profiles | Comments Off on Watch Luke Zimmerman on Hard Squamish Problem

Luke Zimmerman recently sent Something Wicked Extension, which was first climbed by Simon Parton in 2009 at V9. Zimmerman wrote on Sendage.com after, “A solid milestone on the way to bigger objectives. Linking the […]


Watch Stefan Rasmussen Send New Boulder in Sweden

January 6th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, News, Video | Comments Off on Watch Stefan Rasmussen Send New Boulder in Sweden

Watch Stefan Rasmussen start 2017 with the first ascent of Bingi77 at Korslöt/Köping in Sweden. It is the sit direct start to a 2016 problem by Teemu Miettinen.


Lucas Uchida Sends V11 at Horse Pens 40

January 5th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, News, Profiles | Comments Off on Lucas Uchida Sends V11 at Horse Pens 40

Ontario climbers Lucas Uchida, Mike Penney and others are currently visiting Horse Pens 40 in Alabama. hey made a stop at Stone Fort in Tennessee. Over the past few days, they have been dealing […]


Jamie Finlayson Repeats The Deputy V13 in Squamish

January 5th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, News, Profiles | Comments Off on Jamie Finlayson Repeats The Deputy V13 in Squamish

Jamie Finlayson is proving that sometimes the best bouldering conditions are in winter. Not a week into the new year and Finlayson has sent The Deputy V12/13. The hard problem is next to I […]


Jonatan Flor Sends Roof Problem Crisis V15/16

January 4th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, News, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Jonatan Flor Sends Roof Problem Crisis V15/16

Jonatan Flor is a leading Spanish boulderer who started 2017 with the second ascent of Crisis V15/16 near Crevillente, Spain. The hard roof problem was first climbed by Nacho Sanchez two years ago. Crisis […]


Famous Meadowlark Lemon V14 Problem Chipped

January 3rd, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, News, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Famous Meadowlark Lemon V14 Problem Chipped

Two weeks ago, Ethan Pringle went to Red Rock Canyon with some friends and discovered the crux sloper on Meadowlark Lemon V14 had been chipped. On Instagram, he wrote, “I stacked pads to brush […]