Five Fun Climbing Games to Play Between Sessions

May 12th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Five Fun Climbing Games to Play Between Sessions

Climbers like to keep moving even on rest days and the following five games are good ways to stay focused when off the rock. Pad Stacking: Stacking pads is exactly what it sounds like. […]


Throwback Thursday: Pietro Biagini Sends Historic 5.14

May 11th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Video | Comments Off on Throwback Thursday: Pietro Biagini Sends Historic 5.14

In this short film, Pietro Biagini sends the historic Ombra 5.14 at Rocca di Perti in Finale Ligure, Italy. The route was bolted by Betta Belmonte and Andrew Gallo in the late 1980s and […]


New 5.14d in Colorado is Stocking Stuffer

May 10th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in News, Profiles, Rock, Video | Comments Off on New 5.14d in Colorado is Stocking Stuffer

Matty Hong and Jon Cardwell have send a new 5.14d to Rifle, Colorado, called Stocking Stuffer. The steep line climbs up the Bauhaus Wall and ties together the 1990s Tommy Caldwell 5.14b called Tomfoolery […]


Watch “Dirtbag: The Legend of Fred Beckey” 2017 Trailer

May 10th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Watch “Dirtbag: The Legend of Fred Beckey” 2017 Trailer

The upcoming documentary by Dave O’Leske about Fred Beckey is called Dirtbag: The Legend of Fred Beckey. Below is the new 2017 trailer for the film, which is arguably one of the most anticipated climbing […]


Watch Massive Rock Fall Trundle in Spain

May 9th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Watch Massive Rock Fall Trundle in Spain

Pedro Pons cleans up a a new climbing crag in Chulilla, Spain, and removes some big loose rock. With over 800 routes, Chulilla is one of the best and most popular areas in Spain. […]


Watch Film on Alaska Climber Leighan Falley

May 9th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Mountain, News, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Watch Film on Alaska Climber Leighan Falley

Leighan Falley spent years as a ski guide and climber on the Alaskan range, focusing much of her energy on Denali. But after becoming a mother, she found herself unwilling to pursue guiding and […]


Watch Joe Kinder Send New Bone Tomahawk 5.14d/15a

May 9th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in International, Profiles, Routes, Video | Comments Off on Watch Joe Kinder Send New Bone Tomahawk 5.14d/15a

Joe Kinder has been a top climber since the late 1990s and when it comes to sheer numbers, he is prolific. Since 2000, he’s logged roughly 200 5.14 redpoints, sending nails-hard routes like Tommy […]