Watch Fabian Buhl Rope-Solo Free New Seven-Pitch 5.14b

March 14th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in News, Profiles, Rock, Video | No Comments »

Fabian Buhl sent a new seven-pitch 5.14b called Ganesha in Sonnwendwand at Loferer Steinplatte, Austria, last fall. In the style of Alex Huber, Buhl climbed ground-up and only place four bolts in 200 metres. […]


Watch Jonathan Siegrist Climbing at Lion’s Head

March 14th, 2017 by Gripped Magazine | Posted in Profiles, Video | No Comments »

In the fall of 2014, strong sport climber Jon Siegrist visited Ontario’s Lion’s head. Watch his impressive first-try efforts on some beautiful routes high above the Georgian Bay.


Kai Lightner and Ashima Shiraishi Win USA Open Lead

March 12th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles, Video | No Comments »

The USA Open Lead Championships were this weekend and Kai Lightner and Ashima Shiraishi finished on top of the Male and Female podiums. Margo Hayes is fresh off her impressive send of La Rambla […]


Watch a Send of Splitter Exasperator 5.10 in Squamish

March 12th, 2017 by Gripped Magazine | Posted in Profiles, Routes, Video, West Coast | No Comments »

Crosby Johnston talks about one of his favourite Squamish routes, the popular Exasperator 5.10c. It climbs two pitches up a splitter crack at the base of the Grand Wall for 45 metres. It was […]


Watch Top Climber Daila Ojeda on Her First Big Multi-pitch

March 10th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in News, Profiles, Rock, Video | No Comments »

Daila Ojeda has travelled the world for sport climbing and redpointed up to 5.14c. But until recently, she had never been more than two pitches off the ground. That all changed when she journeyed […]


Watch Epic Bollywood Ice Climbing Scene

March 10th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Video | No Comments »

This outstanding clip is from the 2016 Bollywood film Shivaay.


Swedish Skier Shreds Alpine Line in Slovakia

March 9th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Video | Comments Off on Swedish Skier Shreds Alpine Line in Slovakia

Swedish skier Olle Regnér shredded a steep run in Slovkia that could be considered by some to be an alpine line. He skies over steep rock and into a narrow couldoir before cutting across […]