Watch 2016 Vail World Cup Slow Motion Highlights

June 7th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Comps, Events, Events, Profiles | Comments Off on Watch 2016 Vail World Cup Slow Motion Highlights

On June 11, the Bouldering World Cup made a stop in Vail, Colorado. It was the only World Cup in North America this year. It took place at the GoPro Mountain Games, a high […]


Watch Short Clip of Alex Honnold Free-Soloing El Cap

June 6th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Watch Short Clip of Alex Honnold Free-Soloing El Cap

Alex Honnold made the first free solo of El Capitan last weekend and the first video of his ascent has reached the web. Honnold soloed the 1,000-metre Freerdier, a sustained 5.12d with a V7 […]


Watch Ben Crawford Send Rad Colorado Routes

June 6th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Watch Ben Crawford Send Rad Colorado Routes

Watch Ben Crawford take down two rad climbs last fall in Eldorado Canyon, Colorado, before heading to Turkey for some climbing. Crawford climbs The Evictor, a spicy 5.12+ gear route in Eldorado Canyon well-know […]


Tommy Caldwell and Jared Leto on Honnold’s El Cap Free Solo

June 5th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in News, Profiles, Rock | Comments Off on Tommy Caldwell and Jared Leto on Honnold’s El Cap Free Solo

Tommy Caldwell is arguably one of our generation’s best climbers, with impressive ascents at crags, on big walls and in the alpine. His new book, The Push, was released earlier this year. Caldwell has […]


Naomi Prohaska is 15 and Reaches Mount Logan Summit

June 5th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Mountain, News, Profiles | Comments Off on Naomi Prohaska is 15 and Reaches Mount Logan Summit

Naomi Prohaska is only 15 and on May 24, she reached the summit of Mount Logan after two years of training. The Pemberton, B.C., local is the youngest climber to reach Canada’s highest point […]


Steve McClure Sends Britain’s First 5.15b

June 5th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in News, Profiles, Rock | Comments Off on Steve McClure Sends Britain’s First 5.15b

Steve McClure sent his multi-year project in Malham Cove in Britain and is grading it 5.15b, making it the first at the grade in the country. According to UkClimbing who broke the news, “The […]


World Cup 2017: Canadians at Vail World Cup

June 5th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles | Comments Off on World Cup 2017: Canadians at Vail World Cup

The Vail World Cup is taking place on June 9 and 10 in Vail at the GoPro Mountain Games. Canadians have historically been strong competitors at the only-American World Cup. For the Females, Alannah […]