Photographer Peter Hoang Speaking in Canmore

October 3rd, 2019 by gripped | Posted in 2013.04, Events, Profiles | Comments Off on Photographer Peter Hoang Speaking in Canmore

Peter will show rock, ice and mountain images in Canmore on Oct. 3


Banff Festival Talk on Avalanches Killing Climbers

October 1st, 2019 by gripped | Posted in Events, News, Profiles | Comments Off on Banff Festival Talk on Avalanches Killing Climbers

Speakers will include Grant Statham, Chantel Astorga, Will Gadd and others


Radical Rounds at Bloc Shop Open 2019

October 1st, 2019 by Noah Walker | Posted in Comps, Indoor Climbing | Comments Off on Radical Rounds at Bloc Shop Open 2019

Kaito Watanabe stands before the packed stadium of Montreal’s 2019 Bloc Shop Open. His arms swing, skin cooling against the circulating air. Chalk explodes onto the scene. The crowd is restless. A moment passes. […]


Reinhold Messner Coming to Banff Mountain Festival

September 27th, 2019 by gripped | Posted in Events, News, Profiles | Comments Off on Reinhold Messner Coming to Banff Mountain Festival

Messner we’ll be debuting a film and doing an interview on stage


2019 Canadian Climbing Medicine Symposium: A Huge Success

September 26th, 2019 by Bonnie de Bruijn | Posted in Events, Indoor Climbing, News, Profiles | Comments Off on 2019 Canadian Climbing Medicine Symposium: A Huge Success

The conference that’s paving the way for the field in North America


Adam Ondra Talks About World Championships

September 3rd, 2019 by gripped | Posted in Events, Indoor Climbing, Video | Comments Off on Adam Ondra Talks About World Championships

Ondra talks about winning gold and not making the Olympics


Dylan Le Wins a Bronze Medal in Speed at Youth Worlds

August 31st, 2019 by Bonnie de Bruijn | Posted in Competition, Comps, Indoor Climbing, Profiles | Comments Off on Dylan Le Wins a Bronze Medal in Speed at Youth Worlds

This is the only medal for Canada this Youth Championships


Watch Canadians in Bouldering Semis at Youth Worlds

August 30th, 2019 by Bonnie de Bruijn | Posted in Bouldering, Competition, Comps, Indoor Climbing, Video | Comments Off on Watch Canadians in Bouldering Semis at Youth Worlds

Bronwen Karnis and Paige Boklaschuk have made it through to the next round


Oscar Baudrand Finishes 5th in Bouldering Youth Worlds

August 29th, 2019 by Bonnie de Bruijn | Posted in Bouldering, Competition, Comps, Indoor Climbing, Profiles | Comments Off on Oscar Baudrand Finishes 5th in Bouldering Youth Worlds

The bouldering Semifinals for the Youth B Male category were extremely difficult. Fourteen climbers finished the round with zero tops and no climber topped more than two. So, as it turned out, the one […]


Amazing 2019 Psicobloc Open Series in Montreal

August 28th, 2019 by gripped | Posted in Comps, Events, Indoor Climbing, Profiles | Comments Off on Amazing 2019 Psicobloc Open Series in Montreal

The 2019 Psicobloc Open Series in Montreal prove that deep water soloing comps have a bright future in Canada. The multi-day event had fun routes, big falls and a great finals round. Be sure […]