Indoor Weekly: Shauna Coxsey Talks Olympics on Podcast

June 1st, 2018 by gripped | Posted in Comps, Events, Indoor Climbing, Profiles | Comments Off on Indoor Weekly: Shauna Coxsey Talks Olympics on Podcast

Looking Sideways is an action sport podcast that recently published an interview with British competition climbing star Shauna Coxsey. Coxsey talks about the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo, how she started climbing and where she […]


Indoor Weekly: Watch Canada at Japan World Cup

May 30th, 2018 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, Indoor Climbing, News | Comments Off on Indoor Weekly: Watch Canada at Japan World Cup

The 2018 IFSC Bouldering World Cup season continues in June with the fifth event in Hachioji, Japan, and penultimate event in Vail, USA. Season podiums could already be decided when the best Bouldering athletes […]


Indoor Weekly: Canada’s 2018 Youth National Team

May 30th, 2018 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, Indoor Climbing, News | Comments Off on Indoor Weekly: Canada’s 2018 Youth National Team

Canada’s 2018 Youth National Team has been announced and its a strong collection of some of the country’s best young climbers. There are only a few climbers competing in all three disciplines: Indiana Chapman, […]


Indoor Weekly: Online 3D Models of Competition Problems

May 30th, 2018 by gripped | Posted in Comps, Events, Indoor Climbing | Comments Off on Indoor Weekly: Online 3D Models of Competition Problems

There is a new online library of bouldering problems called Online Observation that aims to catalog big competition sets. Climbers can browse through problems, but more than, it can be used by route setters […]


Indoor Weekly: Watch Impressive Sean McColl Win

May 29th, 2018 by gripped | Posted in Comps, Events, Indoor Climbing | Comments Off on Indoor Weekly: Watch Impressive Sean McColl Win

Sean McColl’s flash of the men’s “tie-break-problem” of the Adidas RockStars 2012 is one of the most impressive bouldering performance ever. McColl went on to beat Jon Cardwell who finished second and for the […]


Indoor Weekly: Highlights from 2017 Japan World Cup

May 28th, 2018 by gripped | Posted in Comps, Events, Indoor Climbing | Comments Off on Indoor Weekly: Highlights from 2017 Japan World Cup

With the Hachioji World Cup in Japan only a few days away, let’s take a look back at the 2017 highlights. While no Canadians made it past Qualifications, with the top being Sean McColl […]


Indoor Weekly: IFSC Partners with Perfect Descent

May 24th, 2018 by gripped | Posted in Comps, Events, Indoor Climbing | Comments Off on Indoor Weekly: IFSC Partners with Perfect Descent

The IFSC has partnered with Perfect Descent for Speed climbing comps. The following is a report from the IFSC. is the world leader in Speed climbing auto-belays. Distributed by Aerial Adventure Technologies, Perfect Descent […]