Watch Alex Puccio’s Road to Recovery After Knee Injury

May 13th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in International, Profiles, Routes, Video | 1 Comment »

In 2015, top American climber Alex Puccio injured her knee during the IFSC Bouldering World Cup in Colorado. After tearing her meniscus, ACL and MCL, she began rehab and shared her story of recovery. […]


Watch the First Ascent of New 5.14d/15a in Poland

May 12th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in International, News, Profiles, Rock, Routes, Video | Comments Off on Watch the First Ascent of New 5.14d/15a in Poland

This week, Piotrek Schab sent what might be the hardest route in Poland with his send of Stal Mielec 5.14d/15a. Here is the last crux after climbing over 50 moves up the Mamutowa Cave […]


Nancy Hansen’s Awesome Trip to Southeast Asia for Sport Climbing and Travel

May 12th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in International, Profiles, Routes | Comments Off on Nancy Hansen’s Awesome Trip to Southeast Asia for Sport Climbing and Travel

This past winter, Ralf Dujmovits and I enjoyed a sport climbing and travelling trip to Southeast Asia for two months. With the exception of the last five days, we climbed only at lesser known […]


Sherpas First to Summit Everest in Three Years, Rescues and Death on Makalu

May 12th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in International, Mountain, News, Profiles, Routes | Comments Off on Sherpas First to Summit Everest in Three Years, Rescues and Death on Makalu

Nine Sherpas are first climbers to stand on Mount Everest in three years were. They were in charge of fixing ropes and were led by a Nepali Sherpa. They are the first climbers to reach […]


Watch Anna Stohr and Edu Marin Team Up for Hard Multi-Pitch

May 11th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in International, Profiles, Routes, Video | Comments Off on Watch Anna Stohr and Edu Marin Team Up for Hard Multi-Pitch

This year’s “the classics” series continues Mammut’s nod towards the milestones of climbing. After having presented six Rock Classics of sports climbing two years ago, this year is all about some of the most […]


Listen to a Podcast With Top Boulderer Jimmy Webb

May 9th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in International, Profiles, Routes | Comments Off on Listen to a Podcast With Top Boulderer Jimmy Webb

Listen Björn Poh talk with American boulderer Jimmy Webb in Helsinki during the Sisu Masters, which Webb won later that day. Webb has flashed more hard problems than anyone else. Absolute class on this […]


Watch Chris Sharma Climb in Mallorca

May 9th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in International, Profiles, Routes, Video | Comments Off on Watch Chris Sharma Climb in Mallorca

“I’ve been to some amazing places in my life,” said Sharma, “but Mallorca may top the list as my favourite. When you see this video I think it’s pretty easy to understand why. This […]