Watch Alex Honnold Beat Dan Osman Solo Time in Style

December 8th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in News, Profiles, Rock, Video | No Comments »

Inspired by Dan Osman’s Bear’s Reach speed solo of four minutes and 25 seconds in Masters of Stone 4 from the 1990s, Alex Honnold tries to better his time in this tribute to the […]


Watch Paige Claassen and Emily Harrington Climb in Idaho

December 8th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in News, Profiles, Rock, Video | No Comments »

Paige Claassen and Emily Harrington head to the Idaho wilderness to climb at The Fins. For Claassen, having a climbing partner like Harrington is essential to achieving her goals and pushing her limits, something […]


Watch Adam Ondra on Dawn Wall Crux

December 8th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in News, Profiles, Rock, Video | No Comments »

The first video footage of Adam Ondra on the Dawn Wall has surfaced. Ondra has been busy touring talk shows and giving presentations since his historic second free ascent of the 31-pitch Dawn Wall […]


Leader Competitor Jain Kim Flashes 5.14b

December 7th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in News, Profiles, Rock | No Comments »

Jain Kim is one of the world’s leading comp climbers. On a recent trip to China, the 28-year-old Korean champ flashed China Climb 5.14b in Yangshou. Kim watched another climber send the route before […]


Fred Moix Sends 5.14 Roof Crack Greenspit in Italy

December 7th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in News, Profiles, Rock, Video | No Comments »

Fred Moix has sent the famous Greenspit 5.14a roof crack at Valle dell’Orco in Italy. Moix belayed Didier Berthod on the first free ascent of the route in 2003. The hard route has been […]


Seb Bouin Climbs New Mangarbo 5.14d/15a in Spain

December 6th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in News, Profiles, Rock, Video | No Comments »

Seb Bouin sent the new Mangarbo 5.14d/15a at Vianueva Del Rosario in Andalucia, Spain, earlier this year. The esthetic new route has since been repeated since by Edu Marin and Cedric Lachat. Bouin has […]


Conrad Anker Returns Home After Himalayan Heart Attack

December 5th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in News, Profiles, Rock | No Comments »

Conrad Anker is arguably one of the world’s most accomplished climbers and continues to push himself. At 54, he has a track record of big sends and near misses on alpine peaks and big […]