Watch Alex Megos on Ben Moon’s Hard Hubble

July 28th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in News, Profiles, Rock, Video | Comments Off on Watch Alex Megos on Ben Moon’s Hard Hubble

In June, Alex Megos sent Ben Moon’s famous eight-metre high Hubble 8c+/5.14c at Raven Tor in the Peak District, U.K. The first ascent was in 1990 and some have speculated it was the first […]


Alex Johnson on Failure and The Swarm V13

July 27th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in International, Routes, Video | Comments Off on Alex Johnson on Failure and The Swarm V13

Alex Johnson is a top American climber and in this short video, she works on projecting The Swarm V13 in Bishop.


Watch Ryan Cormack Send First 5.12 Crack: Spider Fly

July 27th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Profiles, Routes, Video, West Coast | Comments Off on Watch Ryan Cormack Send First 5.12 Crack: Spider Fly

Spider Fly is a classic 5.12 crack at the Smokes Bluffs and Ryan Cormack recently sent it as his first gear route at the grade. “I Had the pleasure of filming my buddy Ryan […]


Watch Alex Honnold Session Welsh Slate

July 23rd, 2016 by gripped | Posted in International, News, Profiles, Rock, Routes, Video | Comments Off on Watch Alex Honnold Session Welsh Slate

Watch a short film by the British Mountaineering Council featuring Alex Honnold climbing on Welsh slate. “I may come off seeming under-enthused in the video but I was super stoked to climb with Johnny […]


IFSC 2016 World Cup: Sean McColl Podiums in Briancon

July 23rd, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, Events, News, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on IFSC 2016 World Cup: Sean McColl Podiums in Briancon

The third Lead World Cup of the season is taking place in Briancon, France, and Sean McColl finished Qualifiers in first place and went into Finals in second behind Domen Skofic. McColl finished in third […]


Watch David Lama and Katherine Choong on Classic Supertramp

July 22nd, 2016 by gripped | Posted in International, News, Profiles, Rock, Routes, Video | Comments Off on Watch David Lama and Katherine Choong on Classic Supertramp

David Lama and Katherine Choong climb the classic Supertramp in the Glarus Alps in Switzerland. The 400-metre 5.11 on the north face of the Grosser Bockmattliturm was first climbed in 1980 by Martin Scheel and […]


Update: Climbing in Ontario’s Bon Echo Suspended

July 22nd, 2016 by gripped | Posted in News, Profiles, Rock, Video | Comments Off on Update: Climbing in Ontario’s Bon Echo Suspended

Update: Park Superintendent Clark Richars told Gripped, “Climbing is currently suspended at Bon Echo Provincial Park for an undetermined period of time. No accident occurred at the park; we are currently working with the Alpine Club of […]