Watch a Film About Yorkshire Bouldering

November 1st, 2016 by gripped | Posted in International, Profiles, Routes, Video | Comments Off on Watch a Film About Yorkshire Bouldering

The long awaited second series of This is Yorkshire. Filmed over the last three winters, this film captures the beauty of Yorkshire bouldering and the people operating in it. From well known to lesser […]


Adam Ondra Finds Dawn Wall Complex and Difficult

October 31st, 2016 by gripped | Posted in International, News, Profiles, Rock, Routes | Comments Off on Adam Ondra Finds Dawn Wall Complex and Difficult

Adam Ondra has spent a number of days on the Dawn Wall in Yosemite over the past few weeks. After making quick progress up the initial pitches, he is finding the crux pitches complex […]


Daniel Jung and Dai Koyamada Send Corona 5.15a in Frankenjura

October 30th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in International, News, Profiles, Rock, Routes | Comments Off on Daniel Jung and Dai Koyamada Send Corona 5.15a in Frankenjura

Dai Koyamada and Daniel Jung have repeated Corona 5.15a in Frankenjura, Germany. The burly route was first climbed in 2006 by Markus Bock and had a second ascent by Adam Ondra in 2009. It’s […]


Adam Ondra Climbs The Nose in a Day with Dad, Almost Sends

October 25th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in International, News, Profiles, Rock, Routes | Comments Off on Adam Ondra Climbs The Nose in a Day with Dad, Almost Sends

On Oct. 24, Adam Ondra attempted to onsight The Nose in a day with his dad belaying. Ondra onsighted everything to the Great Roof 5.13, which he attempted a few times but never sent. […]


Nalle Hukkataival Sends First Ever V17

October 24th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, International, News, Profiles, Routes, Video | Comments Off on Nalle Hukkataival Sends First Ever V17

Nalle Hukkataival sent the “Lappnor Project” in Finland on Sun. Oct. 23 and named it Burden of Dreams V17 (9A). The hard problem had been attempted by some of the world’s best boulderers and […]


Luka Lindic and Ines Papert Climb Often-Tried Kokshall-too Alpine

October 24th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Ice, International, Mountain, News, Profiles, Routes | Comments Off on Luka Lindic and Ines Papert Climb Often-Tried Kokshall-too Alpine

Slovenian Luka Lindic and German Ines Papert made the first ascent of the 1,200-metre couloir on the southeast aspect of Kyzyl Asker, a 5,842-metre peak in Western Kokshaal-too. The route was first spotted in […]


Watch Adam Ondra Climb New 5.15b in Slovakia

October 23rd, 2016 by gripped | Posted in International, News, Profiles, Rock, Routes | Comments Off on Watch Adam Ondra Climb New 5.15b in Slovakia

Adam Ondra made the first ascent of Robin Ud 5.15b, his 15th of the grade or harder, and onsighted a 5.14c called C’est la vie, his 21st onsight of 5.14c or harder, at Alternativna […]