Watch Ascent of Rare Circus Circus WI4 in the Rockies

February 13th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Profiles, Rockies, Routes, Video | No Comments »

The three-pitch Circus Circus WI4 is a rarely-formed classic in British Columbia. It has become a must-climb this season with dozens of climbers having climbed it so far this year. Watch Steve Swenson, Kurt […]


Motivation Monday: Five Moves to Mimic

February 13th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Comps, Events, Profiles, Video | No Comments »

The Canadian Youth Bouldering Nationals are next weekend at the Hive North Shore in Vancouver. It’s going to be a great event. Below are five clips from the USA Bouldering Nationals Open and Youth. […]


Watch Two Sends at the Spiderfly Crag in Squamish

February 12th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Profiles, Routes, Video, West Coast | No Comments »

The Spiderfly crag at the Smoke Bluffs in Squamish is quick to access and has two classic trad lines. The first video is a send of Something Short 5.10d, which many climbers suggest is […]


Watch a Tour of Cedar Wright’s Gear Garage

February 12th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Gear, Hardware, Profiles, Video | No Comments »

Top American climber Cedar Wright has amassed a serious collection of gear over the years, from climbing to paragliding and cycling. Check out this short clip of Wright in his trusty gear garage in […]


Watch an Ascent of Grand Wall in Squamish with Whipper

February 12th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Profiles, Routes, Video, West Coast | No Comments »

Watch an ascent of Canada’s classic Grand Wall 5.11 A0 in Squamish. The headcam footage is mostly of the Split Pillar and Sword pitches. Watch a whipper at 27:20.


Watch Commentary Highlights from USA Bouldering Nationals

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

The 2017 USA Bouldering Nationals took place in Salt Lake City. Alex Puccio and Nathaniel Coleman won after many hours of top comp climbing. Watch this clip of commentary highlights.


Big New Mixed Climb in Austria Looks Fun

February 10th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Ice, International, News, Routes, Video | Comments Off on Big New Mixed Climb in Austria Looks Fun

Hansjörg Auer and Reinhard Obweger have climbed the new Freizeitstress in Ötztal, Austria. They graded the 110-metre route M5 WI6, watch some of the action below and for more info visit PlanetMountain.com here.