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Watch David Lama and Conrad Anker Climb New Zion Route

In the spring of 2015, David Lama and Conrad Anker teamed up for a bold ascent of one of Anker’s old projects.  Anker, 52, started the Zion route over 25 years ago with Doug Heinrich and completed it with 24-year-old Lama after four days of work. They called their route
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Steve McClure’s Second Ascent of U.K. Hard Route

British strong-man Steve McClure has made the second ascent of Neil Mawson’s recent E10. On the Sept. 21, 2014, Mawson sent his long-term project called Choronzon at Stack Rocks in Pembroke. With a grade of E10 8b+, the climb became the region’s hardest route. Mawson
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Watch Some Climbing at Smith Rock

Listen to some good tunes and get motivated by the most recent Red Rascal Film about Smith Rock, Oregon’s climbing destination. Smith Rock, OR from Red Rascal Films on Vimeo.
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New 5.15 in France by Seb Bouin

French Climber Seb Bouin has made the first ascent of one of France’s hardest route. The new 5.15a is at Pic Saint-Loup in Montpellier is a variation to Staphylocoque 5.14d/5.15a. Bouin’s route is called Kmira and took the 22-year-old only two weeks of projecting. In
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Film: Emilio Comici – Angel of the Dolomites

Emilio Comici was an Italian alpinist who pioneered a number of important techniques and routes. During the 1930s, Comici was one of Italy’s finest climbers. He made over 200 first ascents in the Dolomites, including the first ascent of the north face of the Cima Grande in
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Transition Film Preview: Dave MacLeod Makes Difficult First Ascent

A sneak peak at Dave MacLeod making the first ascent of Toast E7 6c at Suidhe Biorach, Isle of Skye. This was filmed during shooting for the upcoming film Transition featuring Natalie Berry and Dave MacLeod, Transition Film Preview – Toast E7 6c 1st Ascent from Hot Aches
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New Colorado Moderate Alpine Route

The new route climbs the Aiguille de Fleur in Rocky Mountain National Park. The four-pitch 5.9 called Victory Garden climbs an impressive wall, which was first climbed in 1978 via the West Face route. The new route up the west face was climbed by Michael Goodhue and Tim Davis on
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First Female Ascent of Denali Grade Six

Chantel Astorga and Jewell Lund have returned from their first female ascent of the Denali Diamond. On June 24, the Denali National Park field report read, “This news just in of a notable ascent: American climbers Chantel Astorga and Jewell Lund made the first female ascent
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Watch Jonathan Siegrist climbing Le Cadre Nouvelle

American crusher Jonathan Siegrist redpoints Le Cadre Nouvelle 5.14d at Ceuse, France. Siegrist was in the news in June, 2014 for his send of Realization 5.15a. In the spring of 2015, Siegrist returned to France for the send of Adam Ondra’s variation to Le Cadre, called Le
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Daniel Woods Crushing in Rocklands

Daniel Woods is one of the world’s strongest boulderers and he’s been busy sending some of Rockland’s most difficult problems. This week, Woods climbed one of Alex Megos’ new routes called Devil Wears Prana V12, which was powerful V10 climbing to a V10
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