Watch the 2016 Paris World Championships

September 13th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Comps, Events, Video | No Comments »

The IFSC World Championships are taking place in Paris between Sept. 14 and 18. Watch Semis and Finals below. This page will be updated throughout the week. For more from Paris see here.


Motivation Monday: Five Chair Traverses to Mimic

September 12th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Motivation Monday: Five Chair Traverses to Mimic

Monday is a day for all sorts of motivation, from bouldering to big walls. On this Monday, we look at five motivating sends of the chair traverse. If you don’t know what the chair […]


Watch Reel Rock 11 Film Trailer and Canadian Screenings

September 12th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, News, Profiles, Rock, Video | Comments Off on Watch Reel Rock 11 Film Trailer and Canadian Screenings

Reel Rock 11 will be hitting the screens this fall. “Reel Rock cranks it up to 11 with our latest collection of electrifying climbing films showcasing the sport’s biggest stories and athletes. Featuring Ashima […]


IFSC 2016 World Championship: Trailer and Sean McColl Interview

September 12th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on IFSC 2016 World Championship: Trailer and Sean McColl Interview

The Paris World Championship runs from Sept. 14 to 18 and will have some of the best climbers competing. Canada has 17 athletes competing in one or more disciplines (Lead, Bouldering, Speed, and Paraclimbing) […]


Angie Payne Reflects on One Day Sends of V11 and V13

September 11th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in International, Routes, Video | Comments Off on Angie Payne Reflects on One Day Sends of V11 and V13

Angie Payne reflecting on one of her best days ever in the Colorado alpine sending V11 and V13.


Watch Trailer for Edu and Francisco Marin’s Summer of Sends

September 11th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Watch Trailer for Edu and Francisco Marin’s Summer of Sends

Edu Marin and his father Francisco Marin spent the summer climbing big routes in the Alps, including Orbayu 5.14b, Digital Crack 5.131, Voie Petit 5.13b and Samsara 5.14a. Their goal was to climb as […]


Watch Andrew Funk Send The Egg V11 in Squamish

September 11th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, News, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Watch Andrew Funk Send The Egg V11 in Squamish

Andrew Funk was one of the strongest rock climbers the Alberta youth climbing comp scene has produced over the past decade. With 5.14 and V11 under his belt, he has moved to Canada’s west […]