Watch Gnarly BASE Jumps Off Chief Above Squamish

June 1st, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Watch Gnarly BASE Jumps Off Chief Above Squamish

Two of Canada’s climbing centres, Canmroe and Squamish, have many things in common. From housing legendary climbers to being a good base for wild adventures. Over the past few years, wing sports have climbed […]


Watch Adam Ondra Link Cruxes on Possible 5.15d

May 31st, 2017 by gripped | Posted in News, Profiles, Rock, Video | Comments Off on Watch Adam Ondra Link Cruxes on Possible 5.15d

Adam Ondra is working on a 5.15d project in Flatanger where he recently linked a 5.15b section through some cruxes on the climb he is calling Project Hard. Ondra has been working on the […]


Climbers Attempt Waddington Sea to Summit

May 30th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Climbers Attempt Waddington Sea to Summit

In spring 2016, Justin Sweeny, Jimmy Martinello, Eric Hjorleifson, Christina Lustenberger and Bradford McArthur sailed out from Squamish on La Montaña. They reached the head of Bute Inlet and attempted to approach the next […]


Watch Stu Smith Send Skaha 5.13+ at Ravens Castle

May 29th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Routes, Video, West Coast | Comments Off on Watch Stu Smith Send Skaha 5.13+ at Ravens Castle

Stu Smith is one of Canada’s leading trad-climb new routers with a number of 5.14s to his name. In the below clip, he visits Ravens Castle in Skaha and makes a smooth send of […]


Hazel Findlay Talks Gender Roles in Pro Climbing

May 26th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Hazel Findlay Talks Gender Roles in Pro Climbing

Hazel Findlay is one of the world’s leading female climbers and had sending hard routes around the world, including in Canada, for the past 15 years. In this short film, Findlay weighs in on […]


Watch Amanda Berezowski Send Quebec V9

May 25th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in East, Routes, Video | Comments Off on Watch Amanda Berezowski Send Quebec V9

Amanda Berezowski was visiting Quebec for the Canadian Lead/Speed Nationals (find results from the comp here) and sent Cowboy V9. After her send, she noted on Instagram, “The day after Nationals I was able […]


Watch ‘At What Price’ Featuring Canmore Photographer

May 25th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Watch ‘At What Price’ Featuring Canmore Photographer

The film ‘At What Price’ debuted at the 2016 Banff Mountain Film Festival before screening at festivals around the world. Created by Tommy Day, it focuses on Canmore-based photographer John Price as he “explores […]