Allison Vest and Guy McNamee Crowned 2019 Open Lead National Champions

May 21st, 2019 by Bonnie de Bruijn | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, Indoor Climbing, News, Profiles | Comments Off on Allison Vest and Guy McNamee Crowned 2019 Open Lead National Champions

Open Finals Recap, All Podiums and Photos


Munich Bouldering WC: Surprise for the Men, No Surprise for the Women

May 19th, 2019 by Bonnie de Bruijn | Posted in Comps, Events, Indoor Climbing, News, Profiles | Comments Off on Munich Bouldering WC: Surprise for the Men, No Surprise for the Women

“Janja Garnbret always wins in Munich,” said Charlie Bosco as the 20-yr-old Slovenian superstar topped the fourth Finals problem and secured her 5th win in a row of the boulder World Cups this season, […]


Canadian Men in Munich for Bouldering WC

May 17th, 2019 by Bonnie de Bruijn | Posted in Comps, Events, Indoor Climbing | Comments Off on Canadian Men in Munich for Bouldering WC

The second-to-last Boulder WC of the season is happening this weekend in Munich, Germany. Canada will be well represented by three of our top male athletes: Sean McColl, Jason Holowach and Lucas Uchida. Qualifiers […]


Athletes Head to Montreal for Difficulty and Speed Nationals: Who to Watch For

May 16th, 2019 by Bonnie de Bruijn | Posted in Comps, Events, Indoor Climbing | Comments Off on Athletes Head to Montreal for Difficulty and Speed Nationals: Who to Watch For

Allez-Up Climbing Gym in Montreal is hosting a huge event this weekend, May 18-20, 2019: CEC Nationals, two disciplines, youth and open categories. With a record-number of registered athletes, Climbing Escalade Canada (CEC) recently […]


Canada Strong Climbing Hosts International Coaching Conference in Ontario this Summer

May 14th, 2019 by Bonnie de Bruijn | Posted in Competition, Events, Indoor Climbing, News, Profiles | Comments Off on Canada Strong Climbing Hosts International Coaching Conference in Ontario this Summer

It’s no secret that rock climbing is now more popular and mainstream than ever before. As a result, there are increasingly more young people looking to join climbing teams at one of the many […]


Ondra Struggles in China and Bouldering Scores Explained

May 13th, 2019 by gripped | Posted in Comps, Indoor Climbing, Video | Comments Off on Ondra Struggles in China and Bouldering Scores Explained

In this episode of Adam Ondra’s series Road to Tokyo, we see Ondra competing at the Wujiang Boulder World Cup in China, the fourth world cup of the season. Ondra missed the third world […]


Another PB for Alannah Yip in Wujiang Speed WC

May 3rd, 2019 by Bonnie de Bruijn | Posted in Comps, Indoor Climbing, Profiles | Comments Off on Another PB for Alannah Yip in Wujiang Speed WC

A great day for Alannah Yip on the World Cup circuit today in Wujiang. Yip shaved some time off her Moscow personal best (9.509 seconds) for a new PB of 9.449 seconds, which landed […]


Watch Wujiang 2019 Boulder World Cup Semis and Finals

May 3rd, 2019 by gripped | Posted in Comps, Events, Indoor Climbing, Profiles | Comments Off on Watch Wujiang 2019 Boulder World Cup Semis and Finals

The Wujiang Boulder World Cup 2019 is taking place this weekend in China and a number of Canadians will be competing in qualifications and hopefully advancing to semis and finals. B.C. climber Alannah Yip […]


Chongqing World Cup Results and Recap

April 29th, 2019 by Bonnie de Bruijn | Posted in Comps, Indoor Climbing, Profiles | Comments Off on Chongqing World Cup Results and Recap

The Chongqing World Cup has come to a close. Those watching were witness to a new world record in Women’s Speed, a first-time winner for Men’s Bouldering and a third consecutive win in Women’s […]


Team Canada Competes in Chongqing WC This Weekend

April 24th, 2019 by Bonnie de Bruijn | Posted in Comps, Events, Indoor Climbing | Comments Off on Team Canada Competes in Chongqing WC This Weekend

The IFSC World Cup circuit is well underway and we have another event to look forward to this weekend. Alannah Yip and Sean McColl represented Canada in Meiringen and Moscow and they were recently […]