Watch Video of Major El Capitan Rockfall Day One

October 5th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Watch Video of Major El Capitan Rockfall Day One

During the end of September, a number of major rockfalls crashed the forest below El Capitan in Yosemite. Canadian Pete Zabrok was on the climb, known as the Waterfall Route, where the big rocks […]


Results for Bloc Shop Open in Montreal 2017

October 5th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles | Comments Off on Results for Bloc Shop Open in Montreal 2017

The Bloc Shop Open was on Oct. 7 and 8 in Montreal. It had dozens of top Canadian and international climbers compete in one of the first bouldering competitions of the seaon in Canada. […]


Watch Alex Megos Climb Three Swiss 5.14d Sport Routes

October 5th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in News, Profiles, Rock, Video | Comments Off on Watch Alex Megos Climb Three Swiss 5.14d Sport Routes

Alex Megos visited some of Switzerland’s top bolt-clipping areas this summer: Voralpsee, Tüfleten and Val Bavona. He spent over a week climbing some of the most classic lines, which included three 5.14ds and seven […]


Watch Carlos Logroño on 5.14 Crack Freeing in Spain

October 4th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in News, Profiles, Rock, Video | Comments Off on Watch Carlos Logroño on 5.14 Crack Freeing in Spain

In September 2017, Carlos Logroño aka ‘Citro’ freed La fuerza de la Gravedad, an A2 roof crack route at Vadiello, Spain. The first ascent was by Jandro Lorés and Logroño proposed the free grade […]


Watch Pamela Shanti Pack Climb The Kill Artist

October 4th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in International, News, Profiles, Rock, Routes | Comments Off on Watch Pamela Shanti Pack Climb The Kill Artist

Watch offwidth climber Pamela Shanti Pack’s face off with the “mental block,” the second pitch and crux sequence of her latest offwidth first ascent The Kill Artist 5.13+ in Moab, Utah’s Long Canyon. After […]


New Guide Tennie is Made for Canadian Rock Approaches

October 3rd, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Footwear, Gear | Comments Off on New Guide Tennie is Made for Canadian Rock Approaches

The new Guide Tennie is an updated version of Five Ten’s approach shoe that hit the hills many years ago. The 2017 version has stripped away much of the bulk and returned to its […]


Watch Gabriele Moroni Send Ziqqurat V15 in Italy

October 3rd, 2017 by gripped | Posted in International, Routes, Video | Comments Off on Watch Gabriele Moroni Send Ziqqurat V15 in Italy

Gabriele Moroni has climbed Nico Ceria’s Ziqqurat V15 in Gaby, northern Italy. “After day one I got completely hooked and felt the needing of going to try it whenever I had some free time […]