Watch Tyler Thompson’s Second Ascent of New Moon V10 in B.C.

March 23rd, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, News, Profiles, Routes, West Coast | No Comments »

Watch Tyler Thompson make the second ascent of New Moon V10 at The Grid in Hope, B.C. Thompson wrote on Sendage.com after, “This boulder is world class. Could be harder than V10 but needs […]


Canadian Dan Beland Sends Classic 5.14b in Utah

March 22nd, 2017 by gripped | Posted in International, News, Profiles, Rock, Routes | No Comments »

Dan Beland has been on the road climbing for the past few months. His most recent hard send was Golden For a Moment 5.14b at Welcome Spring near St. George in Utah. After his […]


Taylor McNeill Sends New V14 in North Carolina

March 22nd, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, News, Profiles | No Comments »

After making the second ascent of Jimmy Webb’s hard line Engine Bloc V14 at Boone, North Carolina, Taylor McNeill fired off the first ascent of an old project. He sent one of the biggest […]


Nepal to Track Everest Climbers and Ueli Steck Returning in Spring

March 22nd, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Mountain, News, Profiles | No Comments »

Over 4,000 climbers have stood on top of Mount Everest and many others have lied about it. Starting this spring, the Nepalese government will be testing out a new system to bust fakes summit […]


New Calgary Bouldering Gym Called Bolder Opens in April 2017

March 22nd, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, Competition, News, Profiles | No Comments »

Josh Muller, Zak McGurk and Craig Doram are opening a new climbing gym in Calgary built specifically for boulderers. “We have been working tirelessly for month to make this dream a reality,” said Muller. “Join […]


Squamish Access Society’s 2016 Report and 2017 Agenda

March 21st, 2017 by gripped | Posted in News, Profiles, Rock | No Comments »

Over the past few years, Squamish has seen a steady increase in visitors. Some are going for climbing, some paddling, some biking and some to just hike up The Chief. As a result, the […]


Stefano Ghisolfi Sends La Rambla 5.15 on Fourth Go

March 21st, 2017 by gripped | Posted in News, Profiles, Rock | No Comments »

Stefano Ghisolfi as sent La Rambla 5.15a in Siurana, Spain, on his fourth attempt for the 16th send of the historic line. Ghisolfi is in Spain being filmed on First Round First Minute 5.15b […]