B.C. Comps: Winter Classic Triple Header 2018

January 15th, 2018 by gripped | Posted in Comps, Events | No Comments »

The Edge in Vancouver hosted the Winter Classic for Youth A, Open and Junior climbers. The Olympic-style event combined Lead, Speed and Boulder in one weekend. Chloe Earle and Jason Mah took first place […]


Ontario Comps: Uchida and Karnis take BlocBuster 2018

January 14th, 2018 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles | No Comments »

The 2018 BlocBuster competition took place at Climber’s Rock in Ontario on Jan. 13 with a big turn out. Lucas Uchida and Bronwen Karnis took the wins against a stacked field of climbers. This […]


Calgary Comps: Sethna and Holowach take 2018 Local

January 14th, 2018 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles | No Comments »

Some of Alberta’s most veteran and top competition climbers went head-to-head on Jan. 13 in a local comp. Jason Holowach and Elise Sethna, two regular top-of-podium climbers, took first place for Male and Female. […]


Canada Comps: 2018 Season Starts This Weekend

January 13th, 2018 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News | No Comments »

The 2018 competition season start across Canada on Jan. 13 with Boulder events in a number of provinces. For competition results visit here and follow Gripped Magazine Comps below. @_hugodorval18_ donne son maximum (😱) […]


Watch Hung-Ying Lee Do Splits at World Cup

January 8th, 2018 by gripped | Posted in Comps, Events, Video | No Comments »

This short video from the 2017 IFSC World Cup in Navi Mumbai, India, shows Hung-Ying Lee demonstrating some outstanding flexibility.


USA Comps: Coleman and Puccio Take Southern Grit

January 8th, 2018 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles | No Comments »

The biggest competition for USA Climbing to take place so far this year was Southern Grit on Jan. 6 at High Point Climbing Birmingham. As USA Climbing reported: It came down to the final […]


Josh Levin is Climbing Youth Olympic Role Model

January 5th, 2018 by gripped | Posted in Comps, Events, Profiles | No Comments »

Josh Levin is only 23 years old, but he’s already interned at NASA, dealt with the pressures of being a TV star, become the USA’s most decorated junior climber of all-time and faced up […]