Watch Film about Riders on the Storm: Big Patagonia Route that Almost Went Free

May 19th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in International, Mountain, News, Profiles, Routes, Video | No Comments »

On February 6, top free climbers Ines Papert and Mayan Smith-Gobat summited Torres Central, in Torres del Paine National Park in Chile. They climbed the big east face. 25 years after the first ascent, […]


Watch Chris Sharma Project in Santa Linya

May 19th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Profiles, Video | No Comments »

Chris Sharma has been climbing for more than 20 years and was the first to establish North America’s first 5.14c at the age of 15. He established and made the second ascent of what […]


Leo Houlding Solos Pillar of Wisdom in Wadi Rum

May 18th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in News, Profiles, Video | No Comments »

Leo Houlding has made the first solo of Jordan’s iconic 350-metre Pillar of Wisdom. He climbed the giant sandstone tower in Wadi Rum – also known as the Valley of the Moon – in the south […]


Watch Alex Megos Power Through Hard Boulders in Europe

May 18th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, News, Profiles, Video | No Comments »

Top climber Alex Megos was recently in Sweden and visited the popular Uppsala north of Stockholm. Watch him send a V13 wearing a down jackets and tick a number of other hard problems. Uppsala […]


Emily Harrington on Training and Mountain Life

May 17th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in International, Routes, Video | No Comments »

Emily Harrington lives and trains to become the best all around mountain athlete she can at her home in Tahoe, California. With some help from her friends, she keeps her routines diverse and fun […]


Motivation Monday: Five Moves to Mimic from India World Cup

May 16th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Comps, Events, Profiles, Video | No Comments »

The first IFSC World Cup in India recently took place in Mumbai and a number of hard problems led to some big moves going down. Canadians Sean McColl, Alannah Yip and Elise Sethna made […]


IFSC World Cup 2016: Watch Highlights from India

May 16th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Comps, Events, Events, Profiles, Video | No Comments »

The first IFSC World Cup in India took place from May 13 to 15. After the dust settled, Japan dominated taking four of the final top six positions. For a report and more visit […]