Watch Will Mayo Send a Laser 5.12 Crack in the Creek

April 28th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in International, Profiles, Routes, Video | No Comments »

Will Mayo is one of North America’s top all-round climbers in that he send 5.13 cracks, cranks new run-out M12 winter routes and runs up hard alpine lines. In this video, Mayo sends Crankcase […]


Throwback Thursday: Watch First Ascent of Jumbo Love 5.15b

April 27th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in International, Profiles, Routes | No Comments »

In 2007, Chris Sharma sent his big project at Clark Mountain in California called Jumbo Love 5.15b. The first online video about the first ascent from a decade ago just hit the internet this […]


Watch Nina Williams Send Ambrosia V11 in Bishop

April 25th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in International, Profiles, Routes, Video | No Comments »

On Feb. 28, 2017, American crusher Nina Williams sent Ambrosia, a 15-metre highball on the Grandpa Peabody Boulder in the Buttermilks of Bishop. It was the first female ascent of the bold problem. The […]


Ethan Pringle Sends New 5.14+ Everything is Karate

April 24th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in International, News, Profiles, Rock, Routes | No Comments »

Ethan Pringle has sent Everything is Karate, a new 5.14c/d near Bishop after a number of days on it. On Instagram, he wrote, “YEESSSSSSSS!!! SENT!!!! MANAGED!!!! Everything is Karate 5.14c/d. Felt really focused today […]


More 5.15 Sends Continues Epic 5.15 Send Train

April 24th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in International, News, Profiles, Rock, Routes | No Comments »

It wasn’t too long ago when a 5.15 send was a big deal, so big that all of the media covered it and echos of it could be heard in climbing gyms for weeks. […]


Adam Ondra Gets Second Ascent of Lapsus 5.15b in Italy

April 21st, 2017 by gripped | Posted in International, News, Profiles, Rock, Routes, Video | No Comments »

Adam Ondra is on fire this week with a number of hard sends. Yesterday, he posted on Instagram that he made the second ascent of Lapsus 5.15b at Andonno in Italy. A short while […]


Watch Juliane Wurm Bouldering in Hueco Tanks

April 20th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in International, Profiles, Routes, Video | No Comments »

Juliane Wurm was one of the world’s leading comp climbers for a decade when she decided to stop competing last year. The strong German climber started when she was 13 and won her first […]