Alex Honnold and Felipe Camargo Repeat Mega China 5.14

April 18th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in International, Mountain, News, Rock, Routes, Video | Comments Off on Alex Honnold and Felipe Camargo Repeat Mega China 5.14

Felipe Camargo and Alex Honnold have made the second and third ascent of Dani Andrada’s eight-pitch Corazon de Ensueno 5.14 in China’s Getu Valley. After the ascent, Camargo wrote, “Alex Honnold belayed me! We worked […]


Watch Anak Verhoeven’s Big Send of France 5.14

April 18th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in International, News, Rock, Routes, Video | Comments Off on Watch Anak Verhoeven’s Big Send of France 5.14

Belgium crusher Anak Verhoeven recently sent Bronx 5.14c at Orgon, France. The famous route was once considered the most difficult in the world after its first ascent by Francois Petit in 1994. At 19, Verhoeven […]


The Enchanting Triple in the Stuart Range

April 16th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in International, Mountain, News, Rock, Routes | Comments Off on The Enchanting Triple in the Stuart Range

The Enchanting Triple documents a climbing journey through the Stuart Range, a jagged collection of peaks in the center of Washington state. A decade of dedication to these mountains laid the groundwork for this […]


Watch Chris Sharma on Futuristic Old School

April 9th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in International, News, Rock, Routes, Video | Comments Off on Watch Chris Sharma on Futuristic Old School

Chris Sharma and his mentor Marc Le Menestrel bolted a “beautiful and savage route in La Cova de l’Ocell called El Hombre Que No Ama” in 2015. As Sharma states, “It’s a cool mix […]


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 […]