Top Results from Five Canadian Comps this Weekend

April 24th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles | Comments Off on Top Results from Five Canadian Comps this Weekend

With five Lead and Speed competitions going on in Canada this weekend, it’s fair to say most of Canada’s top comp climbers were in action. As Alannah Yip was making history in Chongqing, China, […]


Alannah Yip Makes Finals at China World Cup and Makes History

April 23rd, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles | Comments Off on Alannah Yip Makes Finals at China World Cup and Makes History

Canadian champion Alannah Yip has made history by becoming the first Canadian female to make Finals at an IFSC World Cup. Yip powered her way into Semis and headed into Finals in sixth in […]


Boulder/Speed World Cup 2017: Canadians Heading to Chongqing

April 17th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles | Comments Off on Boulder/Speed World Cup 2017: Canadians Heading to Chongqing

The second stage of the 2017 IFSC Bouldering World Cup will be held in Chongqing, China. The event will also be the first stop of the 2017 Speed World Cup. Over 100 of the […]


Boulder World Cup 2017: Highlights from Switzerland

April 13th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Boulder World Cup 2017: Highlights from Switzerland

Watch highlights from the IFSC Bouldering World Cup in Meiringen, Switzerland. This is the first of many World Cups in 2017, which the IFSC announced will be livestreamed for free.


IFSC World Cup Live Streaming to Remain Free

April 12th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles | Comments Off on IFSC World Cup Live Streaming to Remain Free

The IFSC has released a statement apologizing for their sudden news last week that viewers would have to pay to live stream World Cup events. An online petition gained over 8,000 signatures in 24 […]


Open Letter from IFSC Athlete’s Commission

April 11th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles | Comments Off on Open Letter from IFSC Athlete’s Commission

The athlete’s commission is made up of 13 climbers, including president Sean McColl, Jakob Schubert, Delaney Miller, Charlotte Durif and Jain Kim. More about them here. The following is an open letter from the […]


Hosoi and Wellington Win Spring Fling 2017

April 10th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News | Comments Off on Hosoi and Wellington Win Spring Fling 2017

One of the three major comps in Canada took place at the Richmond Oval this past weekend. Dozens of local climbers made it out for the big comp. Open results below and full results […]