Watch Israeli Climber Alex Khazanov Send V14 in Red Rocks

April 4th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in International, Routes, Video | Comments Off on Watch Israeli Climber Alex Khazanov Send V14 in Red Rocks

Israeli climber Alex Khazanov was recently in Red Rocks where he sent Meadowlark Lemon V14. The popular test-piece was recently chipped, but the chipping did not change the grade.


Watch Wild Ice Climbing in Wyoming’s South Fork

April 4th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in International, Profiles, Routes, Video | Comments Off on Watch Wild Ice Climbing in Wyoming’s South Fork

The South Fork valley near Cody, Wyoming, has some of North America’s nicest ice routes. Aaron Mulkey brings us this short film that features drone footage of climbers Chris Guyer, Tanner Callender, Laura Chimielewski, […]


Watch First Ascent of Moveable Feast on Thalay Sagar

April 3rd, 2017 by gripped | Posted in International, Routes, Video | Comments Off on Watch First Ascent of Moveable Feast on Thalay Sagar

From Sept. 9 to 17 last year, the Moscow alpine team made the first ascent of Moveable Feast on the Indian Himalayan peak Thalay Sagar, which stands at 6,904 metres.


The North Face 2017 Mountain Festival in Switzerland

April 3rd, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, Mountain, News, Video | Comments Off on The North Face 2017 Mountain Festival in Switzerland

The 2017 North Face Mountain Festival will be held in Lauterbrunnen, which is situated in one of the most impressive valleys in the Swiss Alps. The fest will be take place this Sept. 14 […]


Watch Climber Paul McSorley Fly Off Chief in Squamish

April 3rd, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Video | Comments Off on Watch Climber Paul McSorley Fly Off Chief in Squamish

Paul McSorley is one of Canada’s leading all-round climbers, with new routes and big sends in many major mountain ranges. McSorley is also an avid paraglider and has countless flights from high up places. […]


Watch First Ascent of Massive Madagascar 5.13

April 3rd, 2017 by gripped | Posted in International, Profiles, Routes, Video | Comments Off on Watch First Ascent of Massive Madagascar 5.13

Watch strong Euros Sean Villanueva and Siebe Vanhee make the first ascent of Fire in the Bell 5.13 up Tsaranoro Atsimo in Madagascar. Their new 700-metre route was climbed ground up and included whippers.


Motivation Monday: Five Moves to Mimic from Tour de Bloc 14 Finale

April 3rd, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Comps, Events, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Motivation Monday: Five Moves to Mimic from Tour de Bloc 14 Finale

The final Tour de Bloc 14 stop took place at Up the Bloc on April 1 and 2 for the 2017 Championships. Alannah Yip and Julien Bourassa-Moreau took top spots. If you missed the […]