Top Canadian Sends of 2015

December 26th, 2015 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, East, Ice, International, Mountain, News, Rock, Rockies, Routes, West Coast | Comments Off on Top Canadian Sends of 2015

Here is a short list of some of the big sends that made headlines in 2015. Canadians crushed in 2015, from alpine and big-wall climbing to cragging and bouldering they aimed high, and more […]


Watch an Ascent of a Niagara Glen V10

December 21st, 2015 by gripped | Posted in East, Routes, Video | Comments Off on Watch an Ascent of a Niagara Glen V10

Watch Tomasz Wojtkowiak send Sepukku V10 at the Niagara Glen. Sepukku V10 (Niagara Glen) from Tomasz Wojtkowiak on Vimeo.


Watch Annie Chouinard Send Hard Quebec 5.13

December 18th, 2015 by gripped | Posted in East, News, Rock, Routes, Video | Comments Off on Watch Annie Chouinard Send Hard Quebec 5.13

Watch Annie Chouinard make the first female ascent of Scorecard 5.13d at Orford in Quebec. Chouinard also sent The Great Feast 5.13c at Maple Canyon and Apocalypse 5.13c at Rifle this year.


Watch Anthony Richards Flash Ontario V10 in December

December 18th, 2015 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, East, News, Routes, Video | Comments Off on Watch Anthony Richards Flash Ontario V10 in December

Watch Anthony Richards flash Rigormortis V10 on Dec. 16 at Niagara Glen. Tomasz Wojtkowiak reported the send and posted the below video. “On the drive to the Glen Anthony told me and Peter Prelich […]


Tomasz Wojtkowiak Sends Ontario V12

November 10th, 2015 by Gripped Magazine | Posted in Bouldering, East, News, Routes | Comments Off on Tomasz Wojtkowiak Sends Ontario V12

Watch Tomasz Wojtkowiak send one of Ontario’s classic V12 problems. After two years, Wojtkowiak sent The Phoenix at the start of November. The steep and powerful problem is one of the most difficult at Niagara […]


Quebec’s Axel Pic Sends His First 5.14

November 2nd, 2015 by Gripped Magazine | Posted in East, News, Rock, Routes | Comments Off on Quebec’s Axel Pic Sends His First 5.14

Axel Pic has climbed his first 5.14a at a popular crag about one-hour east of Montreal. Pic sent Alpha Beta 5.14a at Mount Orford on Oct. 1. The steep route was one of the […]


Canadians Send Hard Routes in Autumn Temps

October 26th, 2015 by Gripped Magazine | Posted in Bouldering, East, Mountain, News, Rock, Rockies, Routes, West Coast | Comments Off on Canadians Send Hard Routes in Autumn Temps

From coast to coast, Canadians have been busy sending boulders and hard sport routes this month. Climbers have been taking advantage of the fall weather windows to tick their long-standing projects. In the Grand Wall Boulders, […]