Adam Ondra Repeats Geocache 5.15a in One Day

May 26th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in International, Profiles, Routes | No Comments »

Adam Ondra has sent Alex Megos’ Geocache 5.15a in Frankenjura in only one day compared to the six Megos needed. Ondra wrote the following after his send, “Almost did it in a couple of tries […]


The Rock and the Roll of The Tragically Hip’s Final Tour

May 25th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in News, Profiles, Rock, Video | No Comments »

The Tragically Hip are one of Canada’s leading bands. With countless tours across Canada over their 36-year career, many climbers hold them close to heart. On May 24, the band announced lead singer Gord […]


Watch Master of Moves with Jacky Godoffe, Legendary French Climber

May 25th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Profiles, Video | No Comments »

In the forests of Fontainebleau, the boulders hold some of the most astounding shapes in the world, inspiration to artists and climbers alike. World Cup route setter Jacky Godoffe has been climbing there for […]


Cory Richards Snapchats His Way to Everest Summit, Leaving O2 Behind

May 25th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in International, Mountain, News, Profiles, Routes | No Comments »

Cory Richards, adventure photojournalist and high-altitude Snapchatter, has reached the summit of Everest from the north. His partner in crime for the ascent, Adrian Ballinger, turned around before the summit. Richards shared his climb […]


Canadian Amanda Berezowski Sends West Coast 5.13c

May 24th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in News, Profiles, Rock, Routes, West Coast | No Comments »

Amanda Berezowski started comp climbing in Calgary when she was 16. She was part of the city’s junior team and climbed with top climbers nationally and internationally. She just sent the first 5.13 she […]


Basecamp Podcast Discussion with Alpinist Colin Haley

May 24th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Mountain, News, Profiles | No Comments »

Colin Haley is one of the world’s leading alpinists. Born in Seattle in 1984, he began his climbing life in the Cascade Mountains. Close to home, he made important first ascents in the Canadian […]


Mount Everest Ascent Captured by Mammut Project360 with Stunning Images

May 24th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in International, Profiles, Routes | No Comments »

Four Nepalese mountain guides, Lakpa Sherpa and Pemba Rinji Sherpa and their supporters Kusang Sherpa and Ang Kaji Sherpa became the first men in the world to document the south route to the summit […]