Watch Alyssa Weber Send Black Hole Left V10

May 21st, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Watch Alyssa Weber Send Black Hole Left V10

Watch a send of Black Hole Left V10 in Squamish by crusher Alyssa Weber. The problem was graded V11 but downgraded in a newer guidebook, many suggest the problem is a solid V11. After […]


Watch Will Stanhope Solo High Plains Drifter 5.11

May 19th, 2017 by Gripped Magazine | Posted in Profiles, Routes, Video, West Coast | Comments Off on Watch Will Stanhope Solo High Plains Drifter 5.11

Will Stanhope talks about the difference between roped climbing and free soloing in the short film below. In the summer of 2015 under cover strongmen @monkeyalltime and @jorgeackermann established the Daily Universe through the […]


Wingsuit BASE Jumpers Can Now Fly Up

May 18th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Video | Comments Off on Wingsuit BASE Jumpers Can Now Fly Up

Many rock climbers combine their days out with BASE jumping and wingsuit flying. For years it was thought flyers would only be able to coast and not fly up. But one company has figured […]


Watch Siegrist and Honnold Send Near Vegas

May 17th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Video | Comments Off on Watch Siegrist and Honnold Send Near Vegas

Jonathan Siegrist and Alex Honnold spend their winter in Las Vegas climbing on Mount Potosi and the Clear Light Cave.


Watch Trailer for New Film on Glaciers

May 17th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Video | Comments Off on Watch Trailer for New Film on Glaciers

Environmentalist photographer Fabiano Ventura continues his project dedicated to setting up the world’s first photographic archive documenting the collapse of glacial masses using comparative photography techniques. The On the Trail of the Glaciers project […]


Sebastian Pacey-Smith Sends Hard Nova Scotia Problems

May 16th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, News, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Sebastian Pacey-Smith Sends Hard Nova Scotia Problems

Sebastian Pacey-Smith had a big April in Nova Scotia, sending a number of the Maritime province’s hardest problems. In the short video below by Krista deMolito, Pacey-Smith sends Kodiak V13/14 (seconnd ascent), Grizzly V12, […]


Technique Tuesday: How to Clean a Top Rope Anchor

May 16th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Technique Tuesday: How to Clean a Top Rope Anchor

Top-roping is popular at many crags in Canada and knowing how to clean an anchor is an important skill. The technique in the below video can also be applied to any single-pitch crag route. […]