Chris Sharma and Klemen Becan Mega 5.14d Project: Episode III

July 19th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in International, News, Profiles, Rock, Routes, Video | Comments Off on Chris Sharma and Klemen Becan Mega 5.14d Project: Episode III

Watch the third video of Chris Sharma and Klemen Becan on what will become a 250-metre 5.14d, one of the hardest anywhere. “This is one of the most impressive lines I’ve ever put up […]


Seb Bouin Repeats Flatanger 5.15 and Downgrades to 5.14d

July 18th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in International, News, Profiles, Rock, Routes | Comments Off on Seb Bouin Repeats Flatanger 5.15 and Downgrades to 5.14d

Seb Bouin has repeated Thor’s Hammer in Flatnager, Norway. The popular line was one of the most-climbed 5.15as at the steep crag. After Bouin’s ascent, which took five days, he downgraded it to 5.14d […]


Watch Daniel Jung Send La Rambla 5.15a

July 16th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in International, Routes, Video | Comments Off on Watch Daniel Jung Send La Rambla 5.15a

Watch crusher Daniel Jung send La Rambla in Siurana, Spain. Read about his send here.


Watch Revival of Britain’s First E1, Scafell’s Central Buttress

July 15th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Comps, Events, International, News, Profiles, Rock, Routes | Comments Off on Watch Revival of Britain’s First E1, Scafell’s Central Buttress

Charlie Woodburn climbs Scafell’s Central Buttress, the first E1 in Britain. It was first climbed by Siegfried Herford in April 1914, as part of the Arc’teryx Lakeland Revival, which is in its third year. […]


Watch Bouldering First Ascents on Steep Wyoming Rock

July 14th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, International, News, Profiles, Rock, Routes, Video | Comments Off on Watch Bouldering First Ascents on Steep Wyoming Rock

Nathaniel Davison has pieced together some great footage from a recent trip to Wyoming with a number of strong climbers. “Lee Payne lead the crew, including Nathaniel Davison, Wes Walker, Mike Lewis, Jon Glassberg, […]


Watch Adam Ondra Climb a Scary Czech Sandstone Arete

July 13th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in International, Routes, Video | Comments Off on Watch Adam Ondra Climb a Scary Czech Sandstone Arete

Adam Ondra climbs a classic sandstone arête at Teplice Rocks in the Czech Republic. EPIC TV Contest – Adam Ondra Rock Climbing HD from FILM WOOD on Vimeo.


Watch Pirmin Bertle Send New 5.15, Switzerland’s Hardest Route

July 13th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in International, News, Profiles, Rock, Routes, Video | Comments Off on Watch Pirmin Bertle Send New 5.15, Switzerland’s Hardest Route

Pirmin Bertle made the first ascent of Meiose 5.15b at La Tribune, Charmey, late in 2015. Bertle linked 25 moves with V14 difficulties to create the hardest route in Switzerland. The route links the cruxes of […]