Film Awards at 2017 Banff Mountain Fest

November 6th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, Mountain, News, Profiles | Comments Off on Film Awards at 2017 Banff Mountain Fest

Padma Angdu is ten years old. He is also a Rinpoche — a “Living Buddha” or reincarnate of a high Tibetan Lama reborn in Ladakh, India. His appointed destiny is to be reunited with […]


10 Things to Not Miss at the Banff Mountain Fest 2017

October 30th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, Mountain, News, Profiles | Comments Off on 10 Things to Not Miss at the Banff Mountain Fest 2017

The 2017 Banff Mountain Film Festival will be taking place this week in Banff. For 10 things not to miss, see below. 1. Chris Bonington is perhaps the most celebrated climber of his time. […]


Bonington Headlines Banff Flim and Book Fest 2017

September 30th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events | Comments Off on Bonington Headlines Banff Flim and Book Fest 2017

The Banff Mountain Film and Book Festival is proud to announce Sir Chris Bonington, one of the most celebrated mountaineers of all time, as headline presenter for the 2017 Festival in Banff, Canada. His career includes […]


Tour de Frank Bouldering Festival 2017 (Cancelled)

September 16th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Comps, Events, Events | Comments Off on Tour de Frank Bouldering Festival 2017 (Cancelled)

Tour de Frank will start on Sept. 16 in Crowsnest Pass. The Alberta outdoor bouldering festival/competition has been taking place for a few years with dozens of climbers. The 2017 festival was cancelled due […]


Squamish Gets New Women’s Only Climbing Fest

September 8th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, News, Profiles, Rock | Comments Off on Squamish Gets New Women’s Only Climbing Fest

The Treeline Women’s Only Climbing Festival will run from Sept. 9 to 10 in Squamish at a number of crags and locations. Just over a month until the Treeline Women's Climbing Festival! . September […]


Arco Rock Legends 2017: Six Nominations for Sport Oscar

August 25th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, Profiles | Comments Off on Arco Rock Legends 2017: Six Nominations for Sport Oscar

The sport climbing Oscars return to Arco on Aug. 25 with the 12th edition of Arco Rock Legends, celebrated during the 31st Rock Master. The candidates for the Wild Country Rock Award are Stefano […]


Ontario Climbing Presentation at MEC in Burlington

August 24th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, Profiles | Comments Off on Ontario Climbing Presentation at MEC in Burlington

On Sept. 28 from 6 until 8 in the evening, Gus Alexandropoulus and Justin Dwyer will be giving a free presentation on climbing in Ontario. Register here while spots remain.