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In Depth Shoe Review: 2022 Evolv Shaman

Chris Sharma’s Evolv Shaman gets an upgrade. Discover why this is American Olympian Colin Duffy’s go-to shoe

Esperanza, Yves Gravelle, and his Process in Hueco Tanks

Bloc Shop’s Mathieu Elie just released an incredible new bouldering film with Canada’s strongest man, Yves Gravelle

Strength Training Versus Board Climbing, Which is Better?

Which shows more rapid strength gains? Conventional strength training isolates, but difficult board climbing strengthens the system

Tour De Bloc is Back!

Tour De Bloc returns with a four-stop event spanning some of Canada’s greatest climbing gyms. This year, there is a prize

A Beginner’s Guide to Climbing Conditions

A discussion of those conditions that might affect your climbing performance out on the rope, rock or bloc

Three for Three, Japan Sweeps the Podium

Team Japan clears the entire podium in a dominating World Cup performance at the 2022 Seoul World Cup

Grossman Goes Gold as Team USA Sets the Tone for 2022

Grossman’s back and forth with France’s Oriane Bertone made for a nail-biting finish at the 2022 Seoul World Cup Boulder final

Team Japan Dominates Semis at Seoul World Cup

An incredible Seoul World Cup semi-final returns Team Japan’s Men’s Boulder Season to their throne as the women’s field deepens.

Victor Baudrand and Sean McColl Through to Semis at Seoul World Cup

Two Canadians and for Americans qualify for semi-finals at Seoul in Korea. Can Anyone beat Grossman with Garnbret gone?

False Starts and Ferocious Speed Award the Season’s First Speed Medals

An electric competition concluded in Seoul this morning with an unprecedented Men’s final, and an incredible performance from American Emma Hunt