A Basecamp Podcast Conversation with Tommy Caldwell

April 8th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Mountain, News, Profiles, Rock, Video | Comments Off on A Basecamp Podcast Conversation with Tommy Caldwell

Listen to a conversation with Tommy Caldwell and Gripped editor Brandon Pullan, which was recorded at The Banff Mountain Film and Book Festival in the fall of 2015. Caldwell is one of the world’s […]


A Short Film on Cedar Wright by The Banff Centre

April 8th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in News, Profiles, Rock, Video | Comments Off on A Short Film on Cedar Wright by The Banff Centre

Filmmaker, rock climber and adventurer Cedar Wright doesn’t take life too seriously and he’d prefer it if other adventurers didn’t either. He has established difficult routes around the world and always finds the lighter side […]


Watch Paradox Sports Athletes Go Ice Climbing

April 1st, 2016 by gripped | Posted in International, Routes, Video | Comments Off on Watch Paradox Sports Athletes Go Ice Climbing

Paradox Sports improves people’s lives by creating physical adaptive sport communities built to inspire. They seek to recognize and foster an individual’s potential and strength, defying the assumption that people with a physical disability […]


Watch Hard Bouldering in Switzerland after Snow

March 31st, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, International, News, Routes, Video | Comments Off on Watch Hard Bouldering in Switzerland after Snow

When the Ironman Films crew visited Ticino in Switzerland, they had to dig their way to the rock. “As we spent our first days bouldering in Ticino, no one would have expected the amount […]


Watch Sonnie Trotter on Castles in the Sky on Castle Mountain

March 31st, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Watch Sonnie Trotter on Castles in the Sky on Castle Mountain

Sonnie Trotter establishing a stunning new route called Castles in the Sky, a five pitch 5.14 on Castle Mountain near Banff in 2013. Trotter sent the route in the fall of 2013, visit here […]


Red Rock Rendezvous Runs First Weekend in April 2016

March 30th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Events, Events, News, Rock, Video | Comments Off on Red Rock Rendezvous Runs First Weekend in April 2016

The big festival is one of the largest of its kind in the world. This is the 13th annual Red Rock Rendezvous and will once again be held at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation […]


Watch a Send of Hueco del Norte in Squamish

March 30th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, News, Video | Comments Off on Watch a Send of Hueco del Norte in Squamish

Another short film by Stu Smith, this time of Hueco del Norte in the UFO boulders in Squamish. Smith developed the UFOs with Jack Fieldhouse and Israel Cruces a few years ago. “Though we […]