New Wadi Rum Route by Calum Muskett and Dan McManus

November 29th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in International, News, Profiles, Rock, Routes | No Comments »

Calum Muskett and Dan McManus have sent a new four-pitch 5.13 on a wall in Barrah Canyon of Wadi Rum, Jordan. After their send, Muskett said, “Really happy to have managed to make the […]


Watch Ben Rueck and Anna Pfaff Send in Thailand

November 29th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in International, Profiles, Routes, Video | No Comments »

Watch a short film with crusher Ben Rueck and Anna Pfaff climbing on classic steep routes in Thailand.


Sebastien Berthe Repeats Heart Route 5.13b in Yosemite

November 28th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in International, News, Profiles, Rock, Routes | No Comments »

Belgian climber Sebastien Berthe has made the second free ascent of the Heart Route 5.13b on El Cap in Yosemite. It took 23-year-old Berthe six days with Simon Castagne. The route was first climbed […]


Watch Will Mayo Solo The Sorcerer WI5

November 27th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Ice, News, Profiles, Rockies, Routes, Video | No Comments »

Watch Will Mayo solo the 250-metre Sorcerer WI5 in the Canadian Rockies on Nov. 26. The classic big ice route forms in the Ghost and was first climbed in 1983 by Kevin Doyle and […]


Kurt Ross and Colin Simon Climb Fat Rocket Man

November 25th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Ice, News, Profiles, Rockies, Routes | No Comments »

Kurt Ross and Colin Simon have climbed Rocket Man, a sandbagged 350-metre M7+ WI6 on the steep walls below the Snowbird Glacier on Mount Patterson in the Rockies. Ross and Jess Roskelley attempted the […]


Watch Jakob Schubert Send Bügeleisen Sit V15

November 24th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in International, Routes, Video | No Comments »

Having tested his limits in sport climbing with routes up to 5.15b, Jakob Schubert was keen to see what he can do in bouldering. In early 2015 he decides to lay his hands on […]


New Documentary Featuring 1916 Bugaboo Reenactment

November 24th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Mountain, News, Profiles, Routes, Video, West Coast | No Comments »

A new outdoor adventure documentary previewing this month takes on a quirky and unusual subject: a group of climbers who set out to reenact a celebrated mountain climb from the early years of exploration […]