New Route on Wild Basalt Wall in Cordillera Huayhuash of Peru

September 26th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in International, News, Rock, Routes, Video | Comments Off on New Route on Wild Basalt Wall in Cordillera Huayhuash of Peru

The French team of Dimitry Munoz, Cyril Duchene, Antoine Bletton and Arnaud Bayol sent their new 40-metre El Juego Sumando 5.12c on Puscanturpa Este of the Cordillera Huayhuash in Peru. The route was established […]


Watch Film on Bouldering in Southwest Montana

September 26th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, International, News, Routes, Video | Comments Off on Watch Film on Bouldering in Southwest Montana

A local climbing production of Bozeman’s surrounding bouldering areas, including the Gallatin Canyon, Hyalite Canyon, Madison River and Yankee Jim Canyon. This collaborative film documents two years of some of the existing areas, but […]


Chris Sharma Sends Mallorca Project at 5.15

September 24th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in International, News, Profiles, Rock, Routes | Comments Off on Chris Sharma Sends Mallorca Project at 5.15

Chris Sharma has sent a five-year-old deep water solo project in Mallorca and named it after his daughter Alasha. He did not grade the route but noted it is about as hard as Es […]


Watch Strong Brits Send American Direct in Chamonix in a Push

September 23rd, 2016 by gripped | Posted in International, Profiles, Routes, Video | Comments Off on Watch Strong Brits Send American Direct in Chamonix in a Push

Tom Livingstone and Uisdean Hawthorn climbed American Direct on the Petit Dru in Chamonix in late August. They climbed the route in a day, starting at 4.15 a.m. and topping out on the Grand […]


Watch Early Autumn V13 Send by Daniel Woods in Colorado

September 23rd, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, International, News, Profiles, Routes, Video | Comments Off on Watch Early Autumn V13 Send by Daniel Woods in Colorado

Paul Robinson captures Daniel Woods taking advantage of some early autumn alpine temps to send The Great War For Civilzation V13 at Lincoln Lake, Colorado. Woods made the first ascent of this now-classic in […]


Watch Alex Johnson and Kati Hetrick Session Thailand

September 23rd, 2016 by gripped | Posted in International, Routes, Video | Comments Off on Watch Alex Johnson and Kati Hetrick Session Thailand

Alex Johnson and Kati Hetrick visit Thailand to check out all the climbing styles the area has to offer. From caves and deep water soloing to sandstone boulders and classic multi-pitch routes.


Markus Pucher Makes First Solo of Cerro Pollone in Patagonia Winter

September 23rd, 2016 by gripped | Posted in International, Mountain, News, Profiles, Routes | Comments Off on Markus Pucher Makes First Solo of Cerro Pollone in Patagonia Winter

Markus Pucher attempted to solo Cerro Torre this past Patagonia winter and Fitz Roy. Conditions on both of the iconic Patagonia peaks stopped him from summitting, only 200 metres below the top of Torre. […]