Joe Kinder has been a top climber since the late 1990s and when it comes to sheer numbers, he is prolific. Since 2000, he’s logged roughly 200 5.14 redpoints, sending nails-hard routes like Tommy […]
May 9th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Profiles | Comments Off on Tech Tuesday: Spring Clean and When to Replace Your Gear, Rack and Rope
It’s nearly spring and rock season is around the corner. Over the past few seasons, your climbing gear has likely been sitting in a bin, getting beat up at a climbing gym or abused […]
The IFSC 2017 stop in Tokyo took place on May 6 and 7. Canadians climbed strong, but none advanced to Semis. Below are five sweet sends from the final event of the three-stop Asia […]
Tommy Caldwell has one of the most swoon-worthy gear sheds of most top climbers. His converted garage is outfitted with a massive bouldering wall, kids climbing area, upstairs office and organized gear racks galore. […]
Min Bahadur Sherchan, one of the oldest climbers to ascend Mount Everest, has died at Everest base camp at the age of 86. The former British Gurkha was hoping to reclaim the title of […]
In 2011, Patxi Usobiaga was in a car accident that badly injured his back. Before then he was one of the world’s best climbers, but regaining that title hasn’t been easy. While he was […]
In this short video, Adam Ondra, Alex Megos, Nalle Hukkataival, Chris Sharma and Sean Mccoll talk about their motivations in climbing.