Setters Set Routes for Opening of World’s Largest Bouldering Gym

February 6th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Setters Set Routes for Opening of World’s Largest Bouldering Gym

The Austin Bouldering Project (ABP) in Austin, Texas, is being called the largest bouldering gym in the world. After almost two years of construction, the facility “believed to be the largest bouldering gym in […]


Words With Top Comp Climber Kyle Murdoch

February 4th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, Competition, Comps, Events, News | Comments Off on Words With Top Comp Climber Kyle Murdoch

Kyle Murdoch is a top climber who is currently ranked first in Sport Climbing B.C.’s Junior category and third in Open for Bouldering. Kyle is based in Port Coquitlam, where he spends most of […]


Basecamp Podcast With Eric and Elise Sethna

February 3rd, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, Competition, Comps, Events, Events, News, Rock | Comments Off on Basecamp Podcast With Eric and Elise Sethna

Eric and Elise Sethna are two of Canada’s most accomplished sibling climbers. From numerous CEC and Tour de Bloc wins to competing on the National Team, the Sethna’s have dominated many competitions. Raised in Canmore, […]


Commentary Highlights From USA Nationals

February 3rd, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles | Comments Off on Commentary Highlights From USA Nationals

The USA Bouldering Nationals had some big climbing moments, but in this short compilation we get to hear some audio highlights. From cray, green blob, watch-wearing-competitor, strong and struggle to a number of creative words, […]


Motivation Monday: Five Moves to Mimic

February 1st, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, Competition, News, Video | Comments Off on Motivation Monday: Five Moves to Mimic

There is nothing like a Monday to get you motivated for making big moves. Here are a few moves that have popped up on social media that would be fun to mimic. Just click […]


Canadians at Final Ice World Cup of 2016

January 31st, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, Ice, News | Comments Off on Canadians at Final Ice World Cup of 2016

The final Ice Climbing World Cup of 2016 has wrapped up in Rabenstein, Italy. A number of Canadians made the trip to Italy for the big event. The overall winners were Korean Han Na […]


Mascarenas and Coleman are New USA Bouldering National Champs

January 30th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, Competition, Comps, Events, News | Comments Off on Mascarenas and Coleman are New USA Bouldering National Champs

The USA Climbing Bouldering National Championships finals took place in Madison on Jan. 30. In 2015, Nathaniel Coleman and Megan Mascarenas were the talk of the town with their impressive comp results. At the first […]