Revelstoke’s Mountain Coaster and Banff’s Via Ferrata

April 26th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Mountain, News, Video | Comments Off on Revelstoke’s Mountain Coaster and Banff’s Via Ferrata

In an effort to expand their recreational options to other seasons, Revelstoke Mountain Resort in British Columbia have installed a metal rail that weaves through trees and down a hill. To enjoy the rail, you […]


Watch Ruben Firnenburg Projecting a Santa Linya 5.14d

April 26th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in International, Routes, Video | Comments Off on Watch Ruben Firnenburg Projecting a Santa Linya 5.14d

Santa Linya in Catalonia is a very impressive sport climbing destination. Not only because of the steep power moves in the big cave and the spectacular shots in this film by Henning Wang. It´s […]


Watch Big Mountain Face in Brazil Fall Down

April 26th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Mountain, News, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Watch Big Mountain Face in Brazil Fall Down

On April 16, the face of a granite dome in Brazil fell off. It is known as rock exfoliation and while it happens around the world, it is rarely filmed. On March 28, 2009, around 45,000 cubic […]


Everest 2016: Minute of Silence and Helicopter Traffic

April 26th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in International, Mountain, News, Profiles, Rock, Routes, Video | Comments Off on Everest 2016: Minute of Silence and Helicopter Traffic

At 11:56 a.m. on April 25, 2016, climbers and staff at Everest basecamp stood at together for a minute of silence. It was one year to the minute that an avalanche, caused by a […]


Watch Cheyne Lempe and David Allfrey on Baffin Island Big Wall

April 25th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Mountain, News, Profiles, Rock, Rockies, Routes, Video | 1 Comment »

In May 2015, David Allfrey and Cheyne Lempe climbed a new route over 10 days on Great Cross Pillar in the Sam Ford Fjord on Baffin Island and called it Deconstructing Jenga VI 5.9+ A3+. In […]


Words With Tour de Bloc’s Luigi Montilla

April 25th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, Events, News, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Words With Tour de Bloc’s Luigi Montilla

The Tour de Bloc (TdB) is Canada’s oldest bouldering comp circuit. The fine-tuned event recently wrapped up its 13th season at the Bloc Shop in Montreal where Lily Canavan and Julien Bourassa-Moreau took first […]


Watch Classic American Sandstone Bouldering

April 24th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, News, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Watch Classic American Sandstone Bouldering

Watch bouldering at Stone Fort, Rocktown and Horsepens 40, three of the best sandstone bouldering areas down south. The Big Three: Bouldering in the Southeast from BG Captures on Vimeo.