Watch Barbara Zangerl Send Prinzip Hoffnung

April 8th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in International, News, Rock, Routes | Comments Off on Watch Barbara Zangerl Send Prinzip Hoffnung

Watch Barbara Zangerl send the classic trad route Prinzip Hoffnung 5.14a in Bürser Platte, Austria. Barbara “Babsi” Zangerl made the third ascent of the hard Prinzip Hoffnung in 2014. At the time, she was 25 […]


Watch Paradox Sports Athletes Go Ice Climbing

April 1st, 2016 by gripped | Posted in International, Routes, Video | Comments Off on Watch Paradox Sports Athletes Go Ice Climbing

Paradox Sports improves people’s lives by creating physical adaptive sport communities built to inspire. They seek to recognize and foster an individual’s potential and strength, defying the assumption that people with a physical disability […]


Watch Hard Bouldering in Switzerland after Snow

March 31st, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, International, News, Routes, Video | Comments Off on Watch Hard Bouldering in Switzerland after Snow

When the Ironman Films crew visited Ticino in Switzerland, they had to dig their way to the rock. “As we spent our first days bouldering in Ticino, no one would have expected the amount […]


Watch Magnus Midtbø Soloing Big Route in Verdon

March 28th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in International, News, Rock, Routes | Comments Off on Watch Magnus Midtbø Soloing Big Route in Verdon

Watch Magnus Midtbø soloing in the Gorges du Verdon, France. For more on this effort, visit Midtbø’s Instagram account here.


Edu and Novato Marin Complete Alps Project

March 27th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in International, News, Rock, Routes | Comments Off on Edu and Novato Marin Complete Alps Project

Edu and his father Novato Marin climb Samsara, a 200-metre 5.14a in Austria. Samsara was first climbed by Alex Huber and is a mixed route with bolts and cracks that require gear. “It goes by three […]


Dai Koyamada Climbs New V15

March 27th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, International, News, Routes | Comments Off on Dai Koyamada Climbs New V15

Dai Koyamada reported that he made the first ascent of Rokudou V15. Koyamada added three moves to a V14/15 that he sent last week at the Kagura Cave called Meikyoushisui to form Rokudou. At […]


Jon Cardwell’s Second Ascent of Shadow Boxing 5.14d

March 25th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in International, News, Rock, Routes, Video | Comments Off on Jon Cardwell’s Second Ascent of Shadow Boxing 5.14d

Jon Cardwell has climbed most of the hardest routes at Rifle and has now made the second ascent of Shadow Boxing 5.14d. For nearly two decades, the Colorado crag has has been at the […]