Watch Canadians Climb Remote New Routes on Greenland

February 25th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in International, News, Profiles, Rock, Routes, Video | Comments Off on Watch Canadians Climb Remote New Routes on Greenland

Canadians Paul McSorley and Vikki Weldon and Italy-based Paulo Marazzi base themselves out of the Aurora, a steel hulled sailboat for climbing adventures in Greenland. “The combination of ocean coast, glacial ice, floating bergs […]


Watch Jason Kehl Climb New Routes in Hueco

February 24th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in International, Profiles, Routes, Video | Comments Off on Watch Jason Kehl Climb New Routes in Hueco

Watch this high-end production video of Jason Kehl climbing in Hueco, Texas. “Journey into the dark recesses of Hueco Tanks with lifelong developer Kehl as he uncovers new five-star lines and shares them with […]


Strong European Team Frees Big Wall in Patagonia

February 23rd, 2017 by gripped | Posted in International, News, Profiles, Rock, Routes | Comments Off on Strong European Team Frees Big Wall in Patagonia

Sean Villanueva O’Driscoll, Siebe Vanhee and Nicolas Favresse have sent a El Regalo de Mwono up the east face of the Central Tower of Paine in Patagonia. The route is 1,200 metres and was […]


Watch Megan Mascarenas Boulder in Fontainebleau

February 22nd, 2017 by gripped | Posted in International, Profiles, Routes, Video | Comments Off on Watch Megan Mascarenas Boulder in Fontainebleau

Here is a film about Megan Mascarenas in Fontainebleau back in October 2016. Dealing with the weather and rock conditions, getting into the atmosphere of this enchanted forest, exploring the specific needs of compression […]


Hansjörg Auer Talks About His Solo of Marmolada Fish Route

February 22nd, 2017 by gripped | Posted in International, Routes, Video | Comments Off on Hansjörg Auer Talks About His Solo of Marmolada Fish Route

In 2007, Austrian climber Hansjörg Auer soloed the 1,000-metre Fish Route 5.12 up the south face of the Marmolada in the Italian Dolomite. The route was first climbed in 1981 by Jindrich Suster and […]


Watch Bouldering at Cloggy in North Wales

February 17th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in International, Routes, Video | Comments Off on Watch Bouldering at Cloggy in North Wales

A bitterly cold and windy day up at the Cloggy boulder in North Wales spent trying to stay warm climbing. “After repeating Dave Noden’s classic crimp fest, Zeno, I set to work on the […]


Canadians Climb Despite Cold Patagonia Weather

February 17th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in International, News, Profiles, Rock, Routes | Comments Off on Canadians Climb Despite Cold Patagonia Weather

Between Argentina and Chile, it’s been a cold and wet season in Patagonia. Many strong climbers have visited and left after weeks without a send. Often, it is because their objectives need more than […]