Watch the Alex Megos Symmetry Formula

August 31st, 2016 by gripped | Posted in News, Profiles, Rock, Video | Comments Off on Watch the Alex Megos Symmetry Formula

Alex Megos is wrapping up his trip to Canada. We will have a full report this week. Watch his latest video from Red Bull below.


Watch Short Film on Squamish Bouldering by Lloyd King

August 29th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, News, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Watch Short Film on Squamish Bouldering by Lloyd King

Lloyd King has been visiting Squamish since 1999 and returning every summer for bouldering. “Now that I am a little bit more mature and looking for something more then just sending of harder and […]


Watch Alyssa Weber Send Blackhole Left V10 in Squamish

August 29th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, News, Profiles, Rock, Video | Comments Off on Watch Alyssa Weber Send Blackhole Left V10 in Squamish

Watch Alyssa Weber send the left-exit of Blackhole V10 in Squamish. While some climbers have given the hard route V11, as stated in the guidebook, Weber gave it a personal grade of V10.


Watch Chris Sharma on 5.15d Project Le Blond

August 27th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in International, News, Profiles, Rock, Routes, Video | Comments Off on Watch Chris Sharma on 5.15d Project Le Blond

Chris Sharma and Game of Thornes actor Jason Momoa are old friends. Watch Sharma on his new futuristic project called Le Blond 5.15d? located in Peramola, Catalunya. Sharma noted, “Seeing it gets me super […]


Watch Finding the Right Angle About Classic U.K. Route

August 27th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in News, Profiles, Rock, Video | Comments Off on Watch Finding the Right Angle About Classic U.K. Route

This week was the 50th anniversary of the first ascent of the hard Right Angle at Gurnard’s Head in Cornwall by Iain Peters and John Gerber. The 75-metre seaside climb first climbed in 1966 […]


IFSC 2016 World Cup: Canadians Heading to Arco for Lead and Speed

August 25th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles, Rock, Video | Comments Off on IFSC 2016 World Cup: Canadians Heading to Arco for Lead and Speed

The Rock Master Festival 2016 kicks off in Arco, Italy. The week-long event will feature the IFSC Lead World Cup and Arco Rock Legends this weekend. A number of Canadians will be competing at […]


Squamish Sender Stu Smith Featured in Short Film

August 25th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in News, Profiles, Rock, Routes, Video, West Coast | Comments Off on Squamish Sender Stu Smith Featured in Short Film

Stu Smith has had a strong year in Squamish. With a number of first ascents of run-out X-rated 5.13s to his name, he is quickly proving that hard Squamish lines are anything but climbed […]