The North Face and Walls Are Meant For Climbing

August 15th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, News, Profiles, Rock | Comments Off on The North Face and Walls Are Meant For Climbing

Aimed at making the sport of climbing more accessible and inclusive, The North Face today announced a global brand campaign that asks people to rethink the way we look at walls. Walls are places […]


Photos from First Canadian Climbing Medicine Symposium

August 14th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Events, Events, News | Comments Off on Photos from First Canadian Climbing Medicine Symposium

The first Canadian Climbing Medicine Symposium took place in Toronto from July 31 to Aug. 1, 2017. The symposium organizer was Dr. Yasser El-Sheikh and there were a number of guest speakers, including Sasha […]


Squamish Rampage 2017 Photos by Ken Chow

August 14th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, Events, Events, News, Profiles | Comments Off on Squamish Rampage 2017 Photos by Ken Chow

The fourth annual Squamish Rampage took place this past weekend with lots of local and visiting climbers registering for a few days of bouldering and yoga. The event website states: “Squamish Rampage is an […]


Meet the Coaches: Squamish Climbers for Performance Camp

August 13th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, Video | Comments Off on Meet the Coaches: Squamish Climbers for Performance Camp

The Breaking Through to 5.12 performance camp will be running at Ground Up Climbing Centre will run from Sept. 15 to 17. This camp is intended to help participants define their own process of […]


New #ColorTheCrag Fest this Fall at Horse Pens

August 7th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, Profiles | Comments Off on New #ColorTheCrag Fest this Fall at Horse Pens

The inaugural #ColorTheCrag climbing festival will take place from Oct. 20 to 22 this fall at Horse Pens 40 in Alabama. Below are statements found on the Color The Crag website found here. Registration […]


Bonington Headlines Banff Flim and Book Fest 2017

August 2nd, 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 […]


Top Climbers Gather in Squamish for Festival

July 21st, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, Profiles | Comments Off on Top Climbers Gather in Squamish for Festival

The Arc’teryx Climbing Academy is off to a great start. On the first night, Hazel Findlay and Brette Harrington’s presentations entertained the biggest audience to attend the event. Light showers on Friday kept most […]