Quebec Comps: Lazure and Wyett take Le Cruz 2017

October 22nd, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Comps, Events | No Comments »

Quebec’s first climbing competition of the 2017/18 season took place at Le Crux in Broisbriand. Seb Lazure and Olivia Wyett climbed to the top of the podium during a busy comp with over 100 […]


USA Comps: Puccio and Coleman Take Yank-N-Yard 2017

October 22nd, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Comps, Events | No Comments »

The first USA National Cup series event took place at Stone Age Climbing Gym in Albuquerque, New Mexico this weekend, at the Yank-N-Yard event. Alex Puccio and Nathaniel Coleman climbed their way to first […]


Ontario Comps: Coyote Rock Hosts First of 2017/18

October 22nd, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News | No Comments »

The 2017/18 Ontario competition climbing season has started with the first event held at Coyote Rock in Ottawa. On Saturday, the Youth A, Junior and Open categories competed and on Sunday, the Youth C […]


The Fall 2017 Canadian Boulder Competition Schedule

October 21st, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Comps, Events | No Comments »

Below are the dates and locations for the 2017 fall competition schedule in Canada, specifically in B.C., Alberta, Ontario and Quebec. The dates run from Oct. 21 to Dec. 17 before the holiday break. […]


Alannah Yip Wins Northwest Bouldering Fest 2017

October 17th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Comps, Events | No Comments »

Alannah Yip has had a great year on the rock and in the competition world. Among the many other competition successes, she’s the Canadian Lead, Speed and Boulder champion this year. Earlier this season, […]


Xiamen World Cup 2017 Results and Elan Jonas McRae Injured

October 17th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles | No Comments »

The China Tour concluded with title-winning performances from elite sport climbing athletes at the final Speed and penultimate Lead event of 2017. Canadian Elan Jonas McRae was the lone Canuck at the event. He […]


Watch Highlights from Bloc Shop Open 2017

October 12th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, News, Profiles | No Comments »

Bloc Shop hosted its first ever Bloc Shop Open in October 2017. International athletes competed against each other during the weekend, culminating in a spectacular Final for Males and Female. Manu Hassler was invited […]