Canadian Amanda Berezowski Sends Her First 5.14a

October 26th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in News, Profiles, Rock, Routes, West Coast | Comments Off on Canadian Amanda Berezowski Sends Her First 5.14a

West coaster Amanda Berezowski has sent her first 5.14a, Dinosaur Highway at Horne Lake. Berezowksi is the seventh Canadian woman on record to climb 5.14. A long-time comp climber, Berezowski began climbing at 16 […]


Jeremy Smith Sends New Squamish 5.13

October 14th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in News, Rock, Routes, West Coast | Comments Off on Jeremy Smith Sends New Squamish 5.13

Squamish Climbing Magazine has reported here that West Coast strongman Jeremy Smith has made the first free ascent of Free Dimensional 5.13. Watch Smith send The Bull 5.14R in Squamish: The route climbs up […]


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 […]