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 his coach 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


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.


A Legendary Showing at Inzai World Cup 2019

October 27th, 2019 by Noah Walker | Posted in Comps, Indoor Climbing, News, Profiles | Comments Off on A Legendary Showing at Inzai World Cup 2019

Torn skin and hard routes made for a challenging World Cup in Japan this weekend. The two-day event took place just north of Tokyo in Inzai, marking the season’s end to lead’s IFSC World […]


Radical Rounds at Bloc Shop Open 2019

October 1st, 2019 by Noah Walker | Posted in Comps, Indoor Climbing | Comments Off on Radical Rounds at Bloc Shop Open 2019

Kaito Watanabe stands before the packed stadium of Montreal’s 2019 Bloc Shop Open. His arms swing, skin cooling against the circulating air. Chalk explodes onto the scene. The crowd is restless. A moment passes. […]


Dylan Le Wins a Bronze Medal in Speed at Youth Worlds

August 31st, 2019 by Bonnie de Bruijn | Posted in Competition, Comps, Indoor Climbing, Profiles | Comments Off on Dylan Le Wins a Bronze Medal in Speed at Youth Worlds

This is the only medal for Canada this Youth Championships


Watch Canadians in Bouldering Semis at Youth Worlds

August 30th, 2019 by Bonnie de Bruijn | Posted in Bouldering, Competition, Comps, Indoor Climbing, Video | Comments Off on Watch Canadians in Bouldering Semis at Youth Worlds

Bronwen Karnis and Paige Boklaschuk have made it through to the next round


Oscar Baudrand Finishes 5th in Bouldering Youth Worlds

August 29th, 2019 by Bonnie de Bruijn | Posted in Bouldering, Competition, Comps, Indoor Climbing, Profiles | Comments Off on Oscar Baudrand Finishes 5th in Bouldering Youth Worlds

The bouldering Semifinals for the Youth B Male category were extremely difficult. Fourteen climbers finished the round with zero tops and no climber topped more than two. So, as it turned out, the one […]


Amazing 2019 Psicobloc Open Series in Montreal

August 28th, 2019 by gripped | Posted in Comps, Events, Indoor Climbing, Profiles | Comments Off on Amazing 2019 Psicobloc Open Series in Montreal

The 2019 Psicobloc Open Series in Montreal prove that deep water soloing comps have a bright future in Canada. The multi-day event had fun routes, big falls and a great finals round. Be sure […]