Watch First Ski Descents of Alpine Lines in Georgian Dolomites

December 22nd, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Mountain, News, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Watch First Ski Descents of Alpine Lines in Georgian Dolomites

At the end of March 2016, South Tyrolean alpinists Wolfgang Hell, Aaron Durogati, Daniel Ladurner and Alessandro d’Emilia travelled to Georgia to explore the relatively uncharted Chauki Dolomites. After flying from Venice to Istanbul, […]


Young Alpinists Climb Grand Capucin in Chamonix

December 22nd, 2016 by gripped | Posted in International, Profiles, Routes, Video | Comments Off on Young Alpinists Climb Grand Capucin in Chamonix

A group of young alpine climbers head to Chamonix to climb Grand Capucin under the leadership of experienced climbers Pavel “Bača” Vrtík, Honza “Stračena” Straka, Honza Zbranek and Pavel “Johnny” Jonák. The young climbers […]


Watch WoonSeon Shin Win Gold at Durango Ice World Cup

December 21st, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Watch WoonSeon Shin Win Gold at Durango Ice World Cup

Watch WoonSeon Shin’s incredible Gold Medal winning climb from the UIAA 2017 Ice Climbing World Cup.


Watch Eimir McSwiggan win Bronze at Durango Ice World Cup

December 21st, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Comps, Events, Video | Comments Off on Watch Eimir McSwiggan win Bronze at Durango Ice World Cup

Watch a replay of Eimir McSwiggan’s Bronze Medal Climb from the UIAA 2017 Ice Climbing World Cup.


Highlights by Scott Eveleigh of 2015/16 Bouldering

December 21st, 2016 by gripped | Posted in International, Profiles, Routes, Video | Comments Off on Highlights by Scott Eveleigh of 2015/16 Bouldering

This short highlight reel features sends and falls over a few seasons of bouldering by Scott Eveleigh. Areas include Joe’s Valley, The Nest in the Rockies, Big Rock near Calgary, Gift Horse and The […]


Watch Wild New Ski Descent in Chamonix

December 21st, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Mountain, News, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Watch Wild New Ski Descent in Chamonix

Big and dangerous ski descents, often down established routes, are nothing new in Chamonix. Climbers and skiers have been pushing steep turns for decades. Recently, Vivian Bruchez, Tristan Knoertzer and Ben Tibbetts skied down […]


Watch Profile on Climber and Route Setter Suzu Jefferey

December 20th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Watch Profile on Climber and Route Setter Suzu Jefferey

Suzu Jefferey and a coach, route setter and climber in Colorado. “Climbing forces me to escape and think of life minute by minute, hold by hold,” said Jefferey.