Watch 2016 Send of El Cap’s El Nino 5.13 by Strong Brits

March 20th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in International, Profiles, Routes, Video | Comments Off on Watch 2016 Send of El Cap’s El Nino 5.13 by Strong Brits

In Many 2016, strong British climbers Robbie Phillips and Jacob Cook sent El Nino 5.13c on El Cap. They walked away after six days having both freed the route. The monster route was first […]


Watch Chris Sharma and Paul Roca at Panther Beach in Cali

March 20th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Watch Chris Sharma and Paul Roca at Panther Beach in Cali

Chris Sharma returned home to tour some of his old stomping grounds in California with Spainish climber Pol Roca. Among their many stops was the amazing Panther Beach.


Wath Honnold Solo 290 Pitches in Squamish in 16 Hours

March 19th, 2017 by Gripped Magazine | Posted in Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Wath Honnold Solo 290 Pitches in Squamish in 16 Hours

On Aug. 17, 2014 Alex Honnold celebrated his 29th birthday by soloing 290 pitches over the course of one day. In only 16 hours, Honnold averaged a climb every few minutes. “Some of the routes […]


The 2017 Climbing Works International Festival in U.K.

March 17th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on The 2017 Climbing Works International Festival in U.K.

The Climbing Works International Festival (CWIF) traditionally announces the start of the IFSC Bouldering World Cup season, providing viewers a forerunner of who is in form leading up to the start of the season. […]


Saint Patrick’s Day and Climbing in Ireland

March 17th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Saint Patrick’s Day and Climbing in Ireland

Today, March 17, is Saint Patrick’s Day and many Canadian have ties to Ireland. Here in Canada, we have many Irish-theme climbs, such as Guinness Gully WI4 and Guinness Stout WI4+ in the Rockies […]


Watch Crusher Margo Hayes Sending La Rambla 5.15a

March 17th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in News, Profiles, Rock, Video | Comments Off on Watch Crusher Margo Hayes Sending La Rambla 5.15a

Watch 19-year-old Margo Hayes sending La Rambla in Siurana, Spain, and make history by becoming the first woman to send a solid 5.15a.


Watch Climbers on World’s Largest Artificial Climbing Route

March 16th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in News, Profiles, Rock, Video | Comments Off on Watch Climbers on World’s Largest Artificial Climbing Route

Watch some cool aerial drone footage of the world’s largest artificial climbing route. It’s located in Ticino in the Blenio valley of Switzerland and climbs 165 metres up the side of a dam. The […]