Megan Mascarenas Sends Colorado V13

July 22nd, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, International, News, Profiles, Rock, Routes | No Comments »

Megan Mascarenas recently sent Mars Block 3 on Pikes Peak in Colorado, which is her second V13. Her first was last year in Magic Wood on a problem called Riverside. After her send of […]


Watch David Lama and Katherine Choong on Classic Supertramp

July 22nd, 2016 by gripped | Posted in International, News, Profiles, Rock, Routes, Video | No Comments »

David Lama and Katherine Choong climb the classic Supertramp in the Glarus Alps in Switzerland. The 400-metre 5.11 on the north face of the Grosser Bockmattliturm was first climbed in 1980 by Martin Scheel and […]


Update: Climbing in Ontario’s Bon Echo Suspended

July 22nd, 2016 by gripped | Posted in News, Profiles, Rock, Video | No Comments »

Update: Park Superintendent Clark Richars told Gripped, “Climbing is currently suspended at Bon Echo Provincial Park for an undetermined period of time. No accident occurred at the park; we are currently working with the Alpine Club of […]


Tim Emmett and Read Macadam Send The Path 5.14R in Rockies

July 21st, 2016 by gripped | Posted in News, Profiles, Rock, Rockies, Routes | No Comments »

Tim Emmett and Read Macadam have sent The Path 5.14R at Back of the Lake next to Lake Louise in the Rockies. The duo had been working on the test-piece over the past few […]


When Will Pokémon Go Take People Rock Climbing

July 21st, 2016 by gripped | Posted in News, Profiles, Rock | No Comments »

Pokémon Go is a new app that gets people outside following digital Pokémon characters on their screens. While the game is being blamed for car accidents, users being robbed, users being stabbed and users […]


Watch a Send of Quebec’s La Voie Lactee 5.12c

July 21st, 2016 by Gripped Magazine | Posted in East, Profiles, Routes, Video | No Comments »

La Voie Lactee is a classic 23-metre 5.12c on Le Dome in Quebec that was first climbed in the late 1980s. Spectacular granite climbing in eastern Canada, this area is highly recommended if you’re […]


Tommy Caldwell Works on Book at Banff Centre

July 21st, 2016 by gripped | Posted in News, Profiles, Rock | No Comments »

Tommy Caldwell received the Paul D. Fleck fellowship from The Banff Centre this year to complete his new book. With Kelly Cordes, author of The Tower, they worked for 16 hours a day for […]