Squamish Gravity Wars at Ground Up Results

April 18th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News | No Comments »

The first lead competition to take place at Squamish’s new-ish indoor gym Ground Up drew a number of climbers from around the West Coast. Climbers competed in one of seven categories that ranged from […]


IFSC World Cup 2016: Results from Switzerland

April 17th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, Competition, Comps, Events, News | No Comments »

The first IFSC World Cup of 2016 has wrapped up in Meiringen, Switzerland with Russian Alexey Rubtsov winning for the Males and British Shauna Coxsey winning for the Female. A number of Canadians made […]


The Enchanting Triple in the Stuart Range

April 16th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in International, Mountain, News, Rock, Routes | Comments Off on The Enchanting Triple in the Stuart Range

The Enchanting Triple documents a climbing journey through the Stuart Range, a jagged collection of peaks in the center of Washington state. A decade of dedication to these mountains laid the groundwork for this […]


Brette Harrington Sends The Optimator 5.13

April 16th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in News, Profiles, Rock | Comments Off on Brette Harrington Sends The Optimator 5.13

Top American all-round sender Brette Harrington has climbed the difficult Indian Creek crack called The Optimator 5.13-. The 35-metre ring-lock splitter is a well-known desert test-piece. For three years I have been thinking about this […]


Sarah Hart Sends Her First V10

April 16th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, News, Rock | Comments Off on Sarah Hart Sends Her First V10

Strong West Coast climber Sarah Hart has climbed her first V10 with a send of White Lion at Cat Lake Boulders, an area that has been recently explored in depth by local climbers. “I […]


Watch New Routing in Siberia by Strong Team

April 16th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in News, Rock, Video | Comments Off on Watch New Routing in Siberia by Strong Team

In July 2015, Hansjorg Auer, Jacopo Larcher, Siebe Vanhee, Iker Pou and Enekeo Pou set out to Siberia to explore the elusive Chukotka region of Siberia. With the goal of exploring and opening new […]


Sean McColl Qualifies at Bouldering World Cup

April 15th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, Competition, Comps, Events, Events, News | Comments Off on Sean McColl Qualifies at Bouldering World Cup

Sean McColl has qualified for Semi-finals at the bouldering World Cup in Meiringen, Switzerland. McColl finished in fourth in his group. Full results here. Other Canadian Males who made the trip include Andre DeFelice […]