Rad Vid of Ouray Ice Park as Ouray Ice Fest Nears

January 21st, 2019 by gripped | Posted in Comps, Events, Profiles, Video | No Comments »

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 […]


Vest and Mah Win B.C. Bouldering Provincials

January 21st, 2019 by Bonnie de Bruijn | Posted in Competition, Comps, Indoor Climbing, News, Profiles | No Comments »

Allison Vest won the B.C. Open Bouldering Provincials held at BoulderHouse in Victoria this weekend. Vest was the only woman to complete all four final problems. Sophie Buitendyk took home silver with two tops […]


Throwback to Big Sends by McColl and Vest at 2018 Nationals

January 17th, 2019 by Bonnie de Bruijn | Posted in Comps, Indoor Climbing, Video | No Comments »

With 2019 Open Bouldering Nationals six weeks away, it’s a good time to get psyched by re-watching the excitement of last year’s event, held at Up The Bloc in Mississauga, Ontario. Many of you […]


Uchida and Wieckowski Win TDB Bloc Buster Comp at Climber’s Rock

January 7th, 2019 by Bonnie de Bruijn | Posted in Comps, Indoor Climbing | Comments Off on Uchida and Wieckowski Win TDB Bloc Buster Comp at Climber’s Rock

This past weekend, Climber’s Rock in Burlington hosted its annual first-of-the-new-year, Tour de Bloc competition. Having established a reputation as a well-run, well-attended event, this year’s “Bloc Buster” had a great turnout. To spice […]


Canada Strong’s 2019 Toronto Boulder Performance Camp

December 12th, 2018 by gripped | Posted in Comps, Events, Profiles | Comments Off on Canada Strong’s 2019 Toronto Boulder Performance Camp

Longtime climbing coach, Chris Neve, has started a training company aimed at helping you perfect your performance. The company is called Canada Strong and is currently offering spots in a 2019 Boulder Performance Camp. […]


Photos from Quebec Provincials at Campus Escalade

December 11th, 2018 by Bonnie de Bruijn | Posted in Comps, Events, Indoor Climbing | Comments Off on Photos from Quebec Provincials at Campus Escalade

The Quebec provincial bouldering championships took place last weekend with some of the top climbers making their way into finals. Below are podium results and images from the very talented Oliver Croteau, follow on […]


Quebec Provincial Bouldering Champs: Wyett and Lemay

December 9th, 2018 by Bonnie de Bruijn | Posted in Comps, Events, Indoor Climbing, Profiles | Comments Off on Quebec Provincial Bouldering Champs: Wyett and Lemay

Provincial Championships were held yesterday at Campus Escalade in Trois-Rivières, QC. Lots of crushers hail from Quebec so it was bound to be a stacked event. Noticeably missing from the running order was Sébastien […]


A Weekend of Comp Action – Results Here

November 26th, 2018 by Bonnie de Bruijn | Posted in Comps, Events, Indoor Climbing, Profiles | Comments Off on A Weekend of Comp Action – Results Here

Canadians were competing all across the country this weekend, with an ACA youth comp in Alberta, an FQME youth comp in Quebec, as well as the first Tour de Bloc event of the year […]


Local Youth Comps in Alberta and Quebec this Weekend

November 23rd, 2018 by Bonnie de Bruijn | Posted in Comps, Indoor Climbing | Comments Off on Local Youth Comps in Alberta and Quebec this Weekend

Two local bouldering youth comps are happening this weekend at Elevation Place and Beta Bloc. Elevation Place in Canmore is hosting a two-day, isolation format event for all youth categories. Qualifiers are on Saturday; […]


Michelle Kadatz and Jaz Morris Talk Alpine in Canmore Tonight

November 22nd, 2018 by gripped | Posted in Comps, Events | Comments Off on Michelle Kadatz and Jaz Morris Talk Alpine in Canmore Tonight

On Thurs. Nov. 22, veteran Calgary climber Michelle Kadatz will talk about some of her big climbs and travels at the Canmore Brewing Company in Canmore, Alberta. And New Zealand Alpine Team climber Jaz […]