Julia Bobak and Marcel Aarden Send Hard Routes at Horne Lake

October 10th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in News, Profiles, Rock, Routes, West Coast | Comments Off on Julia Bobak and Marcel Aarden Send Hard Routes at Horne Lake

Julia Bobak and Marcel Aarden had big days at Horne Lake on Thanksgiving weekend. Bobak sent the steep Moment of Silence for her second 5.13c. Her first 5.13c was Dancing in the Dark about […]


Watch Nicole Deuchar Climb at New Squamish Crag Neverland

October 8th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in News, Profiles, Rock, Routes, Video, West Coast | Comments Off on Watch Nicole Deuchar Climb at New Squamish Crag Neverland

Stu Smith has produced a short film of Nicole Deuchar climbing at the new Neverland in Squamish on Pan’s Sword. The crag is still being developed and not open quite yet. Jack Fieldhouse is […]


Watch a Send of Squealing Pork V7 in Squamish

September 30th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, News, Profiles, Routes, West Coast | Comments Off on Watch a Send of Squealing Pork V7 in Squamish

Stu Smith filmed Ryan Cormack on sending Squealing Pork in the North Wall Bouldering of Squamish. Of 50 sends on Sendage.com, it has an overall rating of four stars out of five. A classic […]


Andy White Sends New Kelowna V12

September 24th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, News, Profiles, Routes, West Coast | Comments Off on Andy White Sends New Kelowna V12

Andy White is a leading boulderer in the Kelowna area of B.C. He has many first ascents to his name and has been at the forefront of bouldering development around Kelowna. On Instagram, he […]


Watch Luke Zimmerman Send Almost Famous V10

September 23rd, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, News, Profiles, Routes, West Coast | Comments Off on Watch Luke Zimmerman Send Almost Famous V10

Luke Zimmerman is a West Coast boulderer with a number of hard sends this summer. His four V12s over the past two years have all been at different areas around Squamish. His most recent […]


New Starvation Crag Near Squamish Has Sweet 5.13c

September 22nd, 2016 by gripped | Posted in News, Rock, Routes, West Coast | Comments Off on New Starvation Crag Near Squamish Has Sweet 5.13c

The new Starvation Crag is just north of Squamish near Starvation Lake and past the parking area for Cheakamus. David Echeverri has uploaded new route information onto 27crags.com that highlights the area’s must climb […]


Watch Jonathan Siegrist Send Spirit of the West 5.14a in Squamish

September 22nd, 2016 by gripped | Posted in News, Profiles, Rock, Routes, Video, West Coast | Comments Off on Watch Jonathan Siegrist Send Spirit of the West 5.14a in Squamish

Watch this short film by Tom Wright of Jonathan Siegrist making the third and first one-day ascent of Spirit of the West 5.14a in Paradise Valley in Squamish. Wright made the first ascent of […]