10 of the World’s Hardest Sport Routes

September 30th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in International, News, Profiles, Rock, Routes, Video | No Comments »

Here is a list of 10 of the hardest sport routes ever climbed. Some of the routes have only one ascent and so the grades have not been confirmed. There are three graded 5.15c […]


Watch a Send of Squealing Pork V7 in Squamish

September 30th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, News, Profiles, Routes, West Coast | No Comments »

Stu Smith filmed Ryan Cormack on sending Squealing Pork in the North Wall Bouldering of Squamish. Of 50 sends on Sendage.com, it has an overall rating of four stars out of five. A classic […]


Crusher Daniel Woods Climbs New V16 in Colorado

September 28th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, International, News, Routes | No Comments »

Daniel Woods has put down a new V16 called Black 90 a.k.a Creature from the Black Lagoon at Chaos Canyon in Colorado. Woods has climbed more than 20 V15s and three V16s. On a […]


Watch Will Mayo and Kurt Ross Climb Andromeda Strain in Rockies

September 26th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Profiles, Rockies, Routes, Video | No Comments »

Will Mayo and Kurt Ross recently climbed Andromeda Strain M6 WI5 V on Mount Andromeda in the Canadian Rockies. “The majority of this video is comprised of Kurt hurriedly (in proper alpine-seconding style) following […]


Five Limit Pushers by Canadian Marc-Andre Leclerc in Past Year

September 26th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Mountain, News, Profiles, Rockies, Routes, Video | No Comments »

Marc-Andre Leclerc is based on Canada’s West Coast and is one of North America’s leading climbers. From big wall sends to alpine solos, the 23-year-old crusher has proved that we are no where near […]


New 5.11 in Quebec at Area Hopefully Open Soon

September 26th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in East, News, Profiles, Rock, Routes | No Comments »

Serge Alexandre Demers Giroux has reported about a new 5.11+ in an area northeast of Montreal called Pourvoirie Domaine Bazinet. The fishing and hunting outfit recently allowed a a few climbers to explore the […]


New Route on Wild Basalt Wall in Cordillera Huayhuash of Peru

September 26th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in International, News, Rock, Routes, Video | No Comments »

The French team of Dimitry Munoz, Cyril Duchene, Antoine Bletton and Arnaud Bayol sent their new 40-metre El Juego Sumando 5.12c on Puscanturpa Este of the Cordillera Huayhuash in Peru. The route was established […]