Watch 2017 Munich World Cup Live on Aug. 19

August 17th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Comps, Events, Video | Comments Off on Watch 2017 Munich World Cup Live on Aug. 19

Munich has become a staple in the IFSC season, hosting Bouldering events every year this decade. This year, 292 athletes from 47 countries are registered to compete in the famous Olympiapark for another decisive […]


See Stu Smith’s Over-the-Water Squamish Route

August 15th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Routes, Video, West Coast | Comments Off on See Stu Smith’s Over-the-Water Squamish Route

Stu Smith continues his new routing in 2017 with his first ascent of Pool of Death near the power plant next to Fern Hill. One of the dang coolest perches in all the land…. […]


Technique Tuesday: Will Stanhonpe Talks Crack Jamming

August 15th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Video | Comments Off on Technique Tuesday: Will Stanhonpe Talks Crack Jamming

Will Stanhope is one of Canada’s best crack climbers with new routes up to 5.14 and free-solos up some of America’s classic lines. In the video below, he demonstrates crack jamming techniques that most […]


Watch First Ascent of Squamish North Wolf V10

August 14th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Video | Comments Off on Watch First Ascent of Squamish North Wolf V10

Watch Hans Montenegro send a new link-up at Gibbs Cave in Squamish. “I call it North Wolf V10 and it starts at North Ridge Mini and finishes on Queva de Lobo,” said Montenegro. “It […]


Meet the Coaches: Squamish Climbers for Performance Camp

August 13th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, Video | Comments Off on Meet the Coaches: Squamish Climbers for Performance Camp

The Breaking Through to 5.12 performance camp will be running at Ground Up Climbing Centre will run from Sept. 15 to 17. This camp is intended to help participants define their own process of […]


Watch Send of Captain American 5.14b in Squamish

August 10th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Video | Comments Off on Watch Send of Captain American 5.14b in Squamish

Watch Fernando De La Mora send the amazing 5.14b West Coast route called Captain American on the Big Show in Chek.


Fair Island: Newfoundland’s Remote Bouldering

August 9th, 2017 by Gripped Magazine | Posted in News, Rock, Video | Comments Off on Fair Island: Newfoundland’s Remote Bouldering

While Newfoundland’s Fair Island is 7,500 kilometres from Squamish, the two areas have a lot in common – both have world-class Canadian granite climbing. In July, climbers traveled to Fair Island as part of […]