Tour de Bloc 14 at Rock Jungle Win for Holowach and Weber

January 16th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles | No Comments »

The final Tour de Bloc of this season to take place in Alberta went down at Rock Jungle in Edmonton on Jan. 14. Lots of strong climbers competed and Open winners were Jason Holowach […]


The 2017 Tour de Bloc 14 Schedule

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

The Tour de Bloc season starts on Nov. 5 in Canmore and Montreal, full schedule below. Follow the comp action on Instagram at GrippedMagazineComps and if you want us to share a photo use […]


Canadians Advanced to Semis at Korea Ice World Cup

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

The 2017 Ice Climbing World Cup is taking place in Cheongsong, Korea this weekend for the tour’s third stop of the season. And for the third competition in a row, Noah Beek of B.C. […]


2017 IFSC World Climbing Camp at Boulders in B.C.

January 6th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Events, Events, News, Profiles | No Comments »

The Boulders Climbing Gym is excited to announce it will be hosting the second International Federation of Sport Climbing’s World Climbing Camp on Jan. 6 to 8, 2017. Climbers will get to hang, learn […]


Watch Highlights from Beastmaker International Footless Festival

December 29th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Watch Highlights from Beastmaker International Footless Festival

The Tour de BIFF (Beastmaker International Footless Festival) made their first stop of the season at Castle Climbing Centre in London. The rules are simple, you can’t use your feet. The next stop of […]


Watch Highlights from Big Flash Comp in England

December 26th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Watch Highlights from Big Flash Comp in England

The Big Flash is a three day festival of climbing and competition based around the flash championship, a bouldering competition unique to East Anglia of England, and open to climbers from across the world. […]


Watch WoonSeon Shin Win Gold at Durango Ice World Cup

December 21st, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Watch WoonSeon Shin Win Gold at Durango Ice World Cup

Watch WoonSeon Shin’s incredible Gold Medal winning climb from the UIAA 2017 Ice Climbing World Cup.