Laura Rogora Sends Biographie 5.14c in France

August 1st, 2017 by gripped | Posted in News, Profiles, Rock, Video | Comments Off on Laura Rogora Sends Biographie 5.14c in France

Italian crusher Laura Rogora has sent the original Biographie 5.14c at Ceuse in France after a handful of attempts. She is currently working on the upper 5.15a section, the full route is known as […]


Watch Auer Free-Solo Three Dolomite Big Walls in a Day

August 1st, 2017 by gripped | Posted in News, Rock, Video | Comments Off on Watch Auer Free-Solo Three Dolomite Big Walls in a Day

Hansjorg Auer has soloed three Dolomite big walls in a day with nothing more than a small paraglider, climbing shoes and a chalk bag. In August 2016, Auer free-soloed The Vinatzer/Messner VI+ 800m on […]


Watch Sean McColl’s First Bouldering Gold in 2013

July 30th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Comps, Events, Video | Comments Off on Watch Sean McColl’s First Bouldering Gold in 2013

Sean McColl is one of the world’s most decorated competition climbers and has been at it for more than 15 years. In this clip by Onbouldering.com, McColl tops the last problem at Slovenian Finals […]


Watch Joe Skopec Send Funky 5.13 in Ontario

July 25th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in East, Profiles, Routes, Video | Comments Off on Watch Joe Skopec Send Funky 5.13 in Ontario

Watch Joe Skopec send Pilgrim, a classic 5.13b originally done by Zach Treanor at Cape Croker in Ontario. As videographer Tyler Palubiski noted, “The crux is a boulder problem involving a very bad side […]


Watch Hans Montenegro Send Black Magic V12/13

July 24th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Video | Comments Off on Watch Hans Montenegro Send Black Magic V12/13

Watch Hans Montenegro send Black Magic V13 in Squamish’s Apron Boulders. Originally graded V12, the overall consensus seems to put the grade closer to V13.


Watch Training: Warm Ups, Endurance and Maximize

July 18th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Watch Training: Warm Ups, Endurance and Maximize

Below are four videos featuring training tips from strong indoor European climbers that were filmed by Moon Climbing. A post shared by Moon climbing (@moonclimbing) on Sep 21, 2016 at 4:51am PDT Power Endurance […]


Watch How to Short-Rope on Alpine Terrain

July 17th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Gear, Ropes, Video | Comments Off on Watch How to Short-Rope on Alpine Terrain

This series from UKclimbing.com covers the basics of a typical day of alpinsim and mountaineering. In this video, Peter Mason explains how to short rope a climbing partner. Short-roping is one of the most […]