Patagonia Pushes to Protect Bears Ears National Monument

March 7th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in News, Profiles, Rock | Comments Off on Patagonia Pushes to Protect Bears Ears National Monument

Patagonia’s most recent initiative to protect Bears Ears National Monument is a collection of interactive 360-degree films highlighting the cultural and recreational significance of the threatened region in Southeastern Utah. In This is Bears Ears National Monument, powered by […]


Adam Ondra Hits Road, Attempts Italy’s Hardest Route

March 7th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in News, Profiles, Rock, Video | Comments Off on Adam Ondra Hits Road, Attempts Italy’s Hardest Route

Adam Ondra has hit the road to send new routes and repeat hard ones. His first stop was Italy’s hardest route called Lapsus 5.15b. First climbed in 2015 by Stefano Ghisolfi, it has 50 […]


Watch Film of First Ice Climb up Squamish Chief

March 6th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Ice, News, Profiles, Routes, Video, West Coast | Comments Off on Watch Film of First Ice Climb up Squamish Chief

Earlier this winter, Jia Condon, Paul McSorley, Jason Kruk and Tony Richardson made the first ascent of Ultimate Ultimate Everything. Their winter variation to the popular 5.10 summer route Ultimate Everything was climbed a […]


Watch Overcoming the Fear of Falling and Tips to Fall Safe

March 6th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Watch Overcoming the Fear of Falling and Tips to Fall Safe

Falling can be scary, but holding back from pushing yourself above gear can hold you back. Many new climbers struggle with it and it’s important to practice whippers on routes with lots of clearance. […]


Watch Short Film Dreamland on Bouldering at Rocklands

March 6th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, News, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Watch Short Film Dreamland on Bouldering at Rocklands

Jorg Verhoeven, Katha Saurwein and Jon Glassberg live the bouldering dream in Rocklands, South Africa. Join the crew on a fantasy tour of the finest climbs the area has to offer from old classics […]


Motivation Monday: Seven Moves to Mimic from Bouldering Nationals

March 6th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Motivation Monday: Seven Moves to Mimic from Bouldering Nationals

The Canadain Open Bouldering Championships took place this past weekend at Rock Jungle in Edmonton. It was an intense few days of competition with some of Canada’s best climbers. Below are the top six […]


Michaela Kiersch Sends Three 5.14c Routes in Almost a Week

March 6th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in International, News, Profiles, Rock, Routes | Comments Off on Michaela Kiersch Sends Three 5.14c Routes in Almost a Week

Michaela Kiersch has sent her third 5.14c in just over a week with her tick of Fifty Words for Pump at Red River Gorge. Previously, she sent Southern Smoke and 24 Karats at RRG. […]