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The 2016 Youth Bouldering Nationals

The 2016 Youth Bouldering Nationals will be taking place at Boulderz in Ontario Feb. 13 to 15. Canada’s top youth boulderers will be travelling to Toronto this weekend for the biggest youth comp of the year. Some of the climbers who will be at qualifications on Saturday are
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Watch Film About Classic Quebec Rock, Ice and Urban Climbs

From remote ice climbs to the hardest roof crack, watch Mark Jewell’s film about Quebec’s classic routes.
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Canadian Don Bowie Tells Wild K2 Story

Don Bowie is one of only a few Canadians to have reached the summit of K2. Bowie is from Newmarket, Ontario, the same hometown as climbers Sarah Hart, Sonnie Trotter and Gripped editor Brandon Pullan. He made it to the top of K2 in 2007 via the Abruzzi Spur. Bowie is now an
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The 2016 Vancouver International Mountain Film Festival

The 2016 Vancouver International Mountain Film Festival will be taking place from Feb. 12 to 20. Speakers will include Paul McSorley, Kevin Jorgeson, Lynn Hill, Rob Wood and many more. For info on the big event, visit here.
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Watch Canadian Read Macadam and Friends Send in Oman

In January 2016, Canadian Read Macadam invited Arnaud Petit and Alex Ruscior to join him to explore and equip new routes in the heart of Arabia, the Sultanate of Oman. The full film Valley of Giants – A Bouldering Odyssey in Oman will be available after Feb.17 at
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Top 10 Moments From USA Bouldering Nationals

On January 29 and 30, the USA Bouldering Nationals brought you some of the biggest names in climbing. Here are the top 10 plays featuring the most heart stopping and event shaping moments from the final round. Nathaniel Coleman and Megan Mascarenas won the big comp, full results here.
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Watch Short Film on Squamish Sessions

This short film is by Tara Reynvann and features Colette McInerney in Squamish. For the full story by Whitney Boland, visit here.
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Watch Chris Sharma on Catalan Witness the Fitness

Watch Chris Sharma on the first ascent of Catalan Witness the Fitness V15. The big roof climb is at Cova del Ocell, which is close to Barcelona in Spain. Sharma wrote on his social media, “I’ve been trying this line on and off for quite some time, so it felt good to
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Indoor Climbing Walls Become Video Game

Time Trial is a new interactive rock climbing video game produced by Randori and hosted at Brooklyn Boulders. Players are given the opportunity to compete in a dynamic setting featuring augmented reality on a climbing wall. You have never seen anything quite like this before. The
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Watch Coastal B.C. Ice Climbing on the Duffey

The 2016 ice season has been off to a great start in the Coast Mountains. Loose Lady is a classic 150-metre WI4+ near Lilloet. First climbed in 1985 by Carl Austrom and John Howe, the long route is hard to spot from the road by a must-climb classic on the West Coast. Duffey Lake
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