Watch Stefano Ghisolfi Winning Melloblocco 2016

May 15th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Watch Stefano Ghisolfi Winning Melloblocco 2016

Stefano Ghisolfi won the men’s competition at Melloblocco after sending nine out of 12 boulders, two of which were flashes. EpicTV caught up with him trying a boulder called Black Star, high up on the […]


Watch a Send of a West Coast 5.12

May 15th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Profiles, Routes, Video, West Coast | Comments Off on Watch a Send of a West Coast 5.12

Watch Ryan Cormack send Time Pressure 5.12 at Checkamus Canyon near Squamish. The route follow a steep basalt dyke and has some technical climbing. That Route Time Pressure from Stuart Smith on Vimeo.


IFSC World Cup 2016: Canadians Make Semis at India’s First IFSC World Cup

May 14th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles | Comments Off on IFSC World Cup 2016: Canadians Make Semis at India’s First IFSC World Cup

The first IFSC World Cup to ever take place in India is currently going down in Navi Mumbai. It is one of six areas to host their first World Cup this year. Three Canadians […]


Evan Hau Climbs New 5.14 in Alberta Rockies

May 14th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in News, Profiles, Rock, Rockies, Routes | Comments Off on Evan Hau Climbs New 5.14 in Alberta Rockies

Evan Hau has been one of Canada’s leading hard-route developers for the past few years. He recently sent one of his projects at Apocalypse Cave on Grotto Mountain and called it Belly of the […]


Watch Alex Puccio’s Road to Recovery After Knee Injury

May 13th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in International, Profiles, Routes, Video | 1 Comment »

In 2015, top American climber Alex Puccio injured her knee during the IFSC Bouldering World Cup in Colorado. After tearing her meniscus, ACL and MCL, she began rehab and shared her story of recovery. […]


Watch the First Ascent of New 5.14d/15a in Poland

May 12th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in International, News, Profiles, Rock, Routes, Video | Comments Off on Watch the First Ascent of New 5.14d/15a in Poland

This week, Piotrek Schab sent what might be the hardest route in Poland with his send of Stal Mielec 5.14d/15a. Here is the last crux after climbing over 50 moves up the Mamutowa Cave […]


Watch Daniel Woods’ First Ascent of Colorado V14

May 12th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, News, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Watch Daniel Woods’ First Ascent of Colorado V14

Watch Daniel Woods’ first ascent of Everything Gneiss V14 in Clear Creek Canyon, Colorado. He has established the area’s three hardest problems: Everything Gneiss V14, Echale V14 and Dark Waters V13. Daniel Woods nabs […]