The 2017 Canadian Youth Bouldering Championships

February 19th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles | No Comments »

The Canadian Youth Bouldering Championships will be Feb. 18 and 19 at The Hive North Shore in Vancouver. The route setters have been working hard all week at the time-consuming task of setting dozens […]


Watch Setting and Projecting of Permanent Indoor Project

February 17th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Events, Events, News, Profiles, Video | No Comments »

At Klattercentret climbing gym in Stockholm, Sweden, a team of setters is making a permanent line called The Project. The point is for it to be a potential project for everyone. It will have […]


New Calgary Climbing Gym is Olympic Training Centre

February 15th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles | No Comments »

The Calgary Climbing Centre (CCC) hosted a groundbreaking ceremony on Wednesday for their new Olympic-calibre climbing gym near the Calgary Olympic Park. The new facility will be a 25,000-square-foot cutting edge place for Canadian […]


The IFSC Partners with International Paralympic Committee

February 15th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles | No Comments »

The IFSC is honored to announce that the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) has granted it the status of “Recognized International Federation.” The IFSC has been hosting paraclimbing competitions since 2006, when the first international […]


Interview with Tosh Sherkat on Competing and More

February 14th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles | No Comments »

Tosh Sherkat is a team Canada athlete with a number of big wins to his name. He will be competing at the Canadian Youth Bouldering Nationals at Hive North Shore in Vancouver this weekend. […]


The 2017 USA Youth Bouldering Nationals Results

February 13th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles | No Comments »

The 2017 Youth Bouldering Nationals took place in Salt Lake City. It was one to remember, as a number of competitors competed the week before at the Open Nationals. Top three results below and […]


Watch Commentary Highlights from USA Bouldering Nationals

February 12th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles, Video | No Comments »

The 2017 USA Bouldering Nationals took place in Salt Lake City. Alex Puccio and Nathaniel Coleman won after many hours of top comp climbing. Watch this clip of commentary highlights.