Rockies Author to Discuss Western Canada Glaciers

January 23rd, 2020 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, Gripped Outdoors, Profiles | No Comments »

Lynn Martell will discuss the history and events of Canada’s glaciers


Vancouver International Mountain Film Festival 2020

January 21st, 2020 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, Mountain, News, Profiles | No Comments »

A number of top climbers will be speaking and giving clinics


Apply for the Kyle Dempster Solo Award 2020

January 20th, 2020 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, News | No Comments »

Applications for the Kyle Dempster Solo Award are due March 15 for trips taking place between April 1, 2020 and March 31, 2021. The recipient(s) will be announced on March 27, 2019, Dempster’s birthday. […]


The Final Round of the Canadian Boulder Nationals 2020

January 13th, 2020 by Noah Walker | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, Indoor Climbing, News, Profiles | No Comments »

Guy McNamee and Allison Vest win Canadian Bouldering Nationals.


The Climbers Already Going to the 2020 Olympics

January 2nd, 2020 by gripped | Posted in Comps, Events, Indoor Climbing, News, Profiles | Comments Off on The Climbers Already Going to the 2020 Olympics

The 2020 Tokyo Olympics will include climbing, it will be the first time the sport has appeared at the summer games. Only one Canadian has qualified so far: Sean McColl. Below are the climbers […]


Tour de Bloc 17 Kicks Off at Seven Bays Bouldering

December 5th, 2019 by gripped | Posted in Comps, Events, Indoor Climbing, News | Comments Off on Tour de Bloc 17 Kicks Off at Seven Bays Bouldering

There was a big turnout for the first Tour de Bloc of the year


Fifth Annual Southern Ontario Ice Fest in February 2020

November 21st, 2019 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, News, Profiles | Comments Off on Fifth Annual Southern Ontario Ice Fest in February 2020

This will be the festival’s fifth anniversary


The OCF Bouldering Provincial Competition

November 18th, 2019 by Noah Walker | Posted in Bouldering, Comps, Indoor Climbing, News | Comments Off on The OCF Bouldering Provincial Competition

Analysis and results from this year’s OCF Bouldering Provincials.


Barry Blanchard to Speak for Toronto Alpine Club of Canada

November 9th, 2019 by gripped | Posted in Events, News | Comments Off on Barry Blanchard to Speak for Toronto Alpine Club of Canada

The top Canadian climber will be sharing stories from the peaks and Hollywood


Sean McColl Podiums at China Open 2019

November 4th, 2019 by gripped | Posted in Events, Indoor Climbing, News | Comments Off on Sean McColl Podiums at China Open 2019

Canadian Alannah Yip finished in eighth in finals