Tour de Bloc 14: BoulderHouse Results and First Competition

November 27th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in 2013.04, Bouldering, Competition, Comps, Events, News, Video | No Comments »

BoulderHouse in Victoria hosted their first Tour de Bloc. The new bouldering gym opened this fall with local climbers celebrating the cutting edge space. Owned by Jean-Marc de la Plante, owner of Allez Up […]


Tour de Bloc 14/ACA: Sethna and Goldhoff Win at Grip It

November 27th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News, Video | No Comments »

Grip It in Saskatoon hosted a Tour de Bloc/Alberta Climbing Association event on Nov. 26. The popular gym owned by leading climber Jason Holowach had a number of top veteran climbers competing. Below are […]


Jongwon Chon Wins Legends Only 2016 in Sweden

November 26th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles | No Comments »

Five of the world’s top climbers gathered in Stockholm, Sweden, at the Klättercentret Akalla climbing gym for the La Sportiva Legends Only 2016 competition. Some of the world’s top boulderers went head to head, […]


Three Major Comps in Canada This Weekend

November 25th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles | No Comments »

There are three big comps in Canada this weekend. On Nov. 26, Grip It in Saskatoon will host a Tour de Bloc/Alberta Climbing Association comp, for more info visit here. On the same day […]


Interview with Canadian Comp Crusher Lucas Uchida

November 22nd, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles | Comments Off on Interview with Canadian Comp Crusher Lucas Uchida

Lucas Uchida recently competed at the World Youth Championships in China where he competed for Junior Males. He finished in ninth place for Lead and and 36th in Bouldering. Since he started competing five […]


Tour de Bloc 14: Results from Seven Bays Bouldering

November 20th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News | Comments Off on Tour de Bloc 14: Results from Seven Bays Bouldering

The first Tour de Bloc on Canada’s East Coast this season took place at Seven Bays Bouldering. Dozens of climbers registered for the event that brought big crowds. Results from Youth, Rec and Elite […]


Tour de Bloc 14: Results from Big Calgary Climbing Centre Comp

November 20th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Events, Events, News, Profiles | Comments Off on Tour de Bloc 14: Results from Big Calgary Climbing Centre Comp

A Tour de Bloc and Alberta Climbing Association competition took place on Nov. 19 at the Calgary Climbing Centre. Some veteran competitors turned up for the event, including Alyssa Weber, Elise Sethna, Jelisa Dunbar, […]