Arc’teryx to Host Women’s Empowerment Tour in Toronto

March 20th, 2019 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, Gripped Outdoors | No Comments »

Canadian high performance outdoor equipment brand, Arc’teryx, is partnering with The Lady Alliance, a collective that aims to empower women through outdoor adventure, to host their Canada-wide Women’s Empowerment Tour. Stop by the Arc’teryx […]


Third Great Lakes Mixed Comp Held in March 2019

March 15th, 2019 by gripped | Posted in Comps, Events, Events, News, Profiles | No Comments »

The return of the Great Lakes Mixed Competition will take place on March 16. “We are continuing the tradition of bringing World Cup style of climbing to the Great Lakes region, giving new competitors […]


The 2019 Arc’teryx Alpine Academy in Chamonix

March 6th, 2019 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events | Comments Off on The 2019 Arc’teryx Alpine Academy in Chamonix

The eighth edition of the Arc’teryx Alpine Academy will unite the global alpine community in Chamonix, France, July 4 to 7, 2019. Over 450 alpine enthusiasts from 30 countries will come together to advance […]


Watch First Women’s Bouldering Festival in Fontainebleau

March 4th, 2019 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, Profiles | Comments Off on Watch First Women’s Bouldering Festival in Fontainebleau

The 2018 Women’s Bouldering Festival in Fontainebleau took place last September and the next will take place on Sept. 28 and 29, 2019. Nearly 100 women took part in the event organized by Zofia […]


Denver Ice World Cup Draws Record Crowds and Views

February 26th, 2019 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, News, Profiles | Comments Off on Denver Ice World Cup Draws Record Crowds and Views

On its inaugural stage in downtown Denver, CO, the 2019 UIAA World Cup Ice Climbing Finals broke international records as the largest-ever audience for a World Cup Ice Climbing event and received a record number of […]


True North Climbing in Toronto Hosting Film Festival

February 25th, 2019 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, News | Comments Off on True North Climbing in Toronto Hosting Film Festival

True North Climbing is hosting the No Man’s Land Film Festival to Toronto. “We will kick off the week leading to International Women’s Day with a program of climbing films by and about women […]


Flash Foxy Summerfest is Rad All-Gender Climb Time

January 25th, 2019 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, News, Profiles | Comments Off on Flash Foxy Summerfest is Rad All-Gender Climb Time

Flash Foxy Summerfest is the first first all-gender event from the popular event organizer known for all-women climbing events. Summerfest is an event that celebrates women, is put on by women but open to […]


Canmore Show on History of Women in the Alpine

January 20th, 2019 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, Profiles, Special Feature | Comments Off on Canmore Show on History of Women in the Alpine

Barb Clemes gives her Frilly and the Chilly presentation about hardcore women who climbed serous things a few decades ago. This is the start of many history lessons about cutting edge women who pushed […]


The Night of Lies in Canmore and Jasper 2018

November 12th, 2018 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events | Comments Off on The Night of Lies in Canmore and Jasper 2018

The Night of Lies is known for rowdy crowds, fun presentations and epic stories. Wade Graham, founding organizer of the annual Night of Lies event, has announced that Night of Lies will be in […]


New Brunswick Rock Climbing Fest 2018

September 4th, 2018 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, News, Rock | Comments Off on New Brunswick Rock Climbing Fest 2018

The third annual Welsford Rendezvous will take place this Saturday in New Brunswick. There will be climbing challenges, that if you complete your name is entered into a hat and prizes drawn randomly. There […]