Margo Hayes Makes History with Bad Girls Club 5.14d Send

August 16th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in International, News, Profiles, Rock, Routes | Comments Off on Margo Hayes Makes History with Bad Girls Club 5.14d Send

Margo Hayes sent the 2001 route Bad Girls Club 5.14d at Rifle. It is the hardest send by an American woman in America. Sasha DiGiulian sent Pure Imagination at Red River Gorge, which was […]


Dave Graham Sends Monkey Wedding V15, Offers Sending Advice

August 14th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, International, News, Profiles, Routes | Comments Off on Dave Graham Sends Monkey Wedding V15, Offers Sending Advice

Dave Graham is one of the world’s best climbers. Nearly a decade ago he made a quick repeat of Bunda de Fora at Acephale in the Rockies (watch the video below). In 2001, he […]


Jon Cardwell Sends New 5.14d at Rifle

August 12th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in International, News, Profiles, Rock, Routes | Comments Off on Jon Cardwell Sends New 5.14d at Rifle

Jon Cardwell has made the first ascent of Fat Camp 5.14d in Rifle, Colorado. Fixed by Joe Kinder a few years ago, it climbs a big roof in the Wicked Cave. There is a […]


Miranda Oakley Makes History with The Nose Solo in a Day

August 8th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in International, News, Profiles, Rock, Routes | Comments Off on Miranda Oakley Makes History with The Nose Solo in a Day

Chantel Astorga attempted to become the first female climber to solo The Nose in a day in 2014 and finished in just over 24 hours. In 2015, Miranda Oakley went for the record and […]


Ashima Shiraishi and Megan Mascarenas Send Hard Boulders

August 5th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, International, News, Profiles, Routes | Comments Off on Ashima Shiraishi and Megan Mascarenas Send Hard Boulders

Ashima Shiraishi is climbing in Australia’s world-class Grampians and has sent two hard problems. One is Dai Koyamada’s 2004 Sleepy Rave V15, which is a link of three difficult problems. What a day today!!! […]


Hard Problems Sent in Rocklands by Top Climbers

August 2nd, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, International, News, Profiles, Routes | Comments Off on Hard Problems Sent in Rocklands by Top Climbers

Karoline Sinnhuber is a top 21-year-old Austrian climber who recently sent six boulders from V11 to V13 in Rocklands. Nora Kiraly, 25, spent  month in Rocklands and sent a number of V11s and a […]


Ales Cesen and Luka Lindic Make Fourth Ascent of Gasherbrum IV Route

July 31st, 2016 by gripped | Posted in International, Mountain, News, Profiles, Routes | Comments Off on Ales Cesen and Luka Lindic Make Fourth Ascent of Gasherbrum IV Route

Ales Cesen and Luka Lindic made the fourth ascent of the Northwest Ridge to the North Summit of Gasherbrum IV on July 26 after their July 23 and 28 ascent. The North Summit is […]