Short Film on Katie Lambert Training for Hard Climbs in Slovenia

April 17th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in International, Routes, Video | Comments Off on Short Film on Katie Lambert Training for Hard Climbs in Slovenia

Ben Ditto documents Katie Lambert training for hard routes in Slovenia. “With the hope of pushing her sport-climbing limits in Slovenia, Katie Lambert spends a winter training – devoting all of her time and […]


Alizée Dufraisse Sends Estado Critico 5.14d in Siurana

April 13th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Events, International, News, Profiles, Rock, Routes | Comments Off on Alizée Dufraisse Sends Estado Critico 5.14d in Siurana

French climber Alizée Dufraisse has made the first female ascent of Estado Critico 5.14d in Siurana, Spain. On her blog, she wrote, “I finally could achieve one of the nicest routes I’ve worked on, […]


Jon Siegrist Sends Pachamama 5.15a in Oliana

April 10th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in International, News, Profiles, Rock, Routes | Comments Off on Jon Siegrist Sends Pachamama 5.15a in Oliana

It has been a busy few months in Spain with countless big sends going down of hard 5.14 and 5.15 lines. American Jon Siegrist has joined in with his headline-making-send of Pachamam 5.15a in […]


Watch First Free Ascent of Sentinel West Face in Yosemite

April 7th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in International, Profiles, Routes, Video | Comments Off on Watch First Free Ascent of Sentinel West Face in Yosemite

Watch Kevin Jorgeson and Ben Rueck make the first free ascent of the classic West Face of Sentinel, the third big wall climbed in America back in the 1960s. The route now goes at […]


Peter Habeler is 74 and Climbs Eiger North Face

April 6th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in International, Mountain, News, Profiles, Routes | Comments Off on Peter Habeler is 74 and Climbs Eiger North Face

Austrian climber Peter Habeler is a 74-year-old legend who just made another ascent up the north face of the Eiger, this time with David Lama. Back in 1974, Habeler and Reinhold Messner made the […]


Watch Israeli Climber Alex Khazanov Send V14 in Red Rocks

April 4th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in International, Routes, Video | Comments Off on Watch Israeli Climber Alex Khazanov Send V14 in Red Rocks

Israeli climber Alex Khazanov was recently in Red Rocks where he sent Meadowlark Lemon V14. The popular test-piece was recently chipped, but the chipping did not change the grade.


Watch Wild Ice Climbing in Wyoming’s South Fork

April 4th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in International, Profiles, Routes, Video | Comments Off on Watch Wild Ice Climbing in Wyoming’s South Fork

The South Fork valley near Cody, Wyoming, has some of North America’s nicest ice routes. Aaron Mulkey brings us this short film that features drone footage of climbers Chris Guyer, Tanner Callender, Laura Chimielewski, […]