Recent Articles

Could Chalk Stop the Spread of COVID-19?

Researchers have begun to publish early results regarding the novel coronavirus and climbing chalk

The World’s First Hygienic Chalk

Friction Labs and professors at the CU Anschutz Medical Campus have designed and tested the world’s first hygienic chalk.

The Richmond Oval – Olympic Climbing in Vancouver

Andrew Clark of Richmond Oval discusses the facility’s brand-new, competition-grade, climbing walls.

The Return of International Sport Climbing

The IFSC has announced the return of competition in a never-before-seen style of competition. This could be significant for international Sport Climbing.

Becca Frangos Talks About Sending Leviathan 5.14a

We touched base with the Team Canada climber in Canmore

Erased – Route Names and Climbing Culture

Bethany Lebewitz, Ashleigh Thompson, Melissa Utomo and Erynne Gilpin hosted an online community discussion regarding prejudice route names, mountain project and climbing culture

Summer Bouldering: How to Beat the Heat

Bouldering outside this summer? Here are some tips to climb harder in rough conditions

Le Crux Laval is a Rad New Bouldering Gym in Quebec

Le Crux just celebrated the opening of their second location with a week-long bouldering comp

For the Love Of Climbing with 5.14 Climber Jared Nelson

The Ontario climber talks about living on the road, hard sends and what’s next

Ontario Climbing Gyms Reopen

Indoor Climbing is returning to Ontario! The Rock Oasis and Boulderz Climbing Centre opened July 6 while Rockhead’s and Up the Bloc will open July 15!