Indoor Weekly: Review of Tindeq Progressor and V-Rings

February 5th, 2018 by Tim Banfield | Posted in Events, Events, Gear, Hardware, Profiles | Comments Off on Indoor Weekly: Review of Tindeq Progressor and V-Rings

At a time when training for climbing seems to be becoming as popular as actual climbing, comes a unique training device that actually sets itself apart from the competitors. Most training products have specific […]


VIMFF Presenters 2018 List is Stacked!

February 2nd, 2018 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events | Comments Off on VIMFF Presenters 2018 List is Stacked!

The 2018 Vancouver International Mountain Film Festival is packing a punch this year with dozens of great events, shows and speakers. To see more and to buy tickets, before they sell out, see here. […]


Outdoor Retailer Winter 2018 Sneak Peek

January 29th, 2018 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, Gear, Outdoor, Profiles | Comments Off on Outdoor Retailer Winter 2018 Sneak Peek

The first Outdoor Retailer + Snow Show was held this week in Denver and over 1,000 manufacturers showed new products to 11,000 retail buyers, media and athletes. Below are photos of some hot new […]


Amazing Film ‘Mountain’ Opens in Toronto

January 10th, 2018 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, Mountain, News | Comments Off on Amazing Film ‘Mountain’ Opens in Toronto

The new film Mountain – a loftily-ambitious documentary by Jennifer Peedom (Sherpa), commissioned by the Australian Chamber Orchestra, opens in Toronto on Jan. 12 at Hot Docs Ted Rogers Cinema. Narrated by Willem Dafoe, […]


Brands Skipping Outdoor Retailer Despite Denver Move

January 9th, 2018 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, Mountain, News | Comments Off on Brands Skipping Outdoor Retailer Despite Denver Move

The Outdoor Retailer show is moving from Salt Lake City to Denver this winter. The move comes after some major brand exhibitors pulled out of the Utah event over a number of issues, mostly […]


Ice Climbing World Cup 2018 Calendar

December 27th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, Ice, News | Comments Off on Ice Climbing World Cup 2018 Calendar

The UIAA has put in place the provisional calendar for the 2018 UIAA Ice Climbing season. The 2018 World Tour, partnered by The North Face Korea, will comprise five World Cup events in as […]


New Barrie Ontario Gym Will Be Alt. Rock

December 7th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, Events, Events, News, Profiles | Comments Off on New Barrie Ontario Gym Will Be Alt. Rock

Alt. Rock will be the newest addition to the growing number of climbing gyms in Southern Ontario. Located in Barrie, there will be auto-belays and a large bouldering space. The gym’s founders are Jaclyn […]