2019 Youth Bouldering Nationals: Young Guns on Fire

February 19th, 2019 by Bonnie de Bruijn | Posted in Comps, Events, Indoor Climbing | No Comments »

CEC Youth Bouldering Nationals were held this past weekend at Bloc Shop in Montreal. If it wasn’t clear before, it is certainly clear now that Canada’s youth climbers are better supported and more organized […]


Third Great Lakes Mixed Comp Held in March 2019

February 19th, 2019 by gripped | Posted in Comps, Events, Events, News | No Comments »

The return of the Great Lakes Mixed Competition will take place on March 16. “We are continuing the tradition of bringing World Cup style of climbing to the Great Lakes region, giving new competitors […]


Canada on the Podium and Results from USA Bouldering Youth Nationals

February 12th, 2019 by Bonnie de Bruijn | Posted in Comps, Events, Indoor Climbing | No Comments »

Just a week after Open Nationals, USA Climbing held the Bouldering Youth Nationals at the Deschutes County Expo Centre near Bend, Oregon, this past weekend. Many familiar names were on the running order, particularly […]


Report from February Triple Tour de Bloc Weekend

February 11th, 2019 by Bonnie de Bruijn | Posted in Comps, Events, Indoor Climbing, Profiles | No Comments »

Three Tour de Bloc competitions happened this weekend in B.C., Ontario and Quebec. In its 16th year, the Tour is still thriving, with packed and stacked events. From west to east, here are your […]


Bloc Shop’s Fred Charron Sets for Dock Masters, Watch Livestream

February 6th, 2019 by Bonnie de Bruijn | Posted in Comps, Events, Indoor Climbing | Comments Off on Bloc Shop’s Fred Charron Sets for Dock Masters, Watch Livestream

Fred Charron from Montreal’s Bloc Shop is currently in Utrecht, Netherlands, setting boulders for a world-class, two-day competition happening this weekend at Boulderhal Energiehaven. Charron is stoked to be setting in Europe: “For me […]


Bailey and Shiraishi Win USA Bouldering Champions 2019

February 4th, 2019 by Bonnie de Bruijn | Posted in Comps, Events, Indoor Climbing, Profiles | Comments Off on Bailey and Shiraishi Win USA Bouldering Champions 2019

View this post on Instagram What a finish! ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ @steezybailey put on a show and flashed all four boulders. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ After two years one spot off the top, @ashimashiraishi shined and secured her spot […]


USA Bouldering Nationals This Weekend

January 31st, 2019 by Bonnie de Bruijn | Posted in Comps, Events, Indoor Climbing | Comments Off on USA Bouldering Nationals This Weekend

The USA Bouldering Open National Championships #bonc is happening Feb. 1 to 2 at the Deschutes County Expo Centre in Redmond (near Bend), Oregon. Sadly, though, it will be very hard (if not impossible) […]


Check out Yves Gravelle at Le Crux Campus Comp

January 28th, 2019 by Bonnie de Bruijn | Posted in Comps, Events, Indoor Climbing | Comments Off on Check out Yves Gravelle at Le Crux Campus Comp

Le Crux Climbing Gym in Boisbrand, Qc hosted its second annual “No Feet No Fear” competition this past Saturday, Jan 26, 2019. Final Results Men/Women: 1. Yves Gravelle/Madison Fischer 2. Samuel Tiukuvaara/Olivia Wyett 3. […]


Flash Foxy Summerfest is Rad All-Gender Climb Time

January 25th, 2019 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, News, Profiles | Comments Off on Flash Foxy Summerfest is Rad All-Gender Climb Time

Flash Foxy Summerfest is the first first all-gender event from the popular event organizer known for all-women climbing events. Summerfest is an event that celebrates women, is put on by women but open to […]


Rad Vid of Ouray Ice Park as Ouray Ice Fest Nears

January 21st, 2019 by gripped | Posted in Comps, Events, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Rad Vid of Ouray Ice Park as Ouray Ice Fest Nears

The Ouray Ice Fest has been taking place for years and bring climbers from around the world together at the Ouray Ice Park in Colorado. There are 23 men and six women registered to […]