Watch Profile of Top U.K. Climber Mina Leslie-Wujastyk

March 24th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Profiles, Video | No Comments »

Watch this short film on the strong U.K. climber Mina Leslie-Wujastyk. After her first female ascents of Bat Route 5.14b at Malham Cove, Mecca Extension 5.14b at Raven Tor and the lofty arête Careless […]

Indoor Climbing Skills Video Series: Tips to Dyno Better

March 23rd, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Comps, Events, Profiles, Video | No Comments »

Ayo Sopeju is a Toronto-based comp climber and route setter at Joe Rockheads. In this first installment of a new multi-part series on indoor climbing skills, Sopeju walks us through the dyno. Filmed by […]

Joe Kinder on the Development of Planet Garbage 5.14d

March 21st, 2017 by gripped | Posted in News, Profiles, Rock, Video | No Comments »

In this short film, Joe Kinder explores his vision and personal process during the bolting, development and ascent of Planet Garbage, 5.14d in Rifile, Colorado.

Motivation Monday: Five Moves to Mimic from Climbing Works

March 20th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles, Video | No Comments »

The 2017 Climbing Works International Festival took place this past weekend with some of the world’s best competing. Canada’s Sean McColl advanced to Semis but didn’t advance to Finals. Alex Megos and Melissa La […]

Watch 2016 Send of El Cap’s El Nino 5.13 by Strong Brits

March 20th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in International, Profiles, Routes, Video | No Comments »

In Many 2016, strong British climbers Robbie Phillips and Jacob Cook sent El Nino 5.13c on El Cap. They walked away after six days having both freed the route. The monster route was first […]

Watch Chris Sharma and Paul Roca at Panther Beach in Cali

March 20th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Profiles, Video | No Comments »

Chris Sharma returned home to tour some of his old stomping grounds in California with Spainish climber Pol Roca. Among their many stops was the amazing Panther Beach.

Wath Honnold Solo 290 Pitches in Squamish in 16 Hours

March 19th, 2017 by Gripped Magazine | Posted in Profiles, Video | No Comments »

On Aug. 17, 2014 Alex Honnold celebrated his 29th birthday by soloing 290 pitches over the course of one day. In only 16 hours, Honnold averaged a climb every few minutes. “Some of the routes […]