Vest and Mah Win B.C. Bouldering Provincials

January 21st, 2019 by Bonnie de Bruijn | Posted in Competition, Comps, Indoor Climbing, News, Profiles | Comments Off on Vest and Mah Win B.C. Bouldering Provincials

Allison Vest won the B.C. Open Bouldering Provincials held at BoulderHouse in Victoria this weekend. Vest was the only woman to complete all four final problems. Sophie Buitendyk took home silver with two tops […]


Canmore Show on History of Women in the Alpine

January 20th, 2019 by gripped | Posted in Events, Events, Profiles, Special Feature | Comments Off on Canmore Show on History of Women in the Alpine

Barb Clemes gives her Frilly and the Chilly presentation about hardcore women who climbed serous things a few decades ago. This is the start of many history lessons about cutting edge women who pushed […]


Throwback to Big Sends by McColl and Vest at 2018 Nationals

January 17th, 2019 by Bonnie de Bruijn | Posted in Comps, Indoor Climbing, Video | Comments Off on Throwback to Big Sends by McColl and Vest at 2018 Nationals

With 2019 Open Bouldering Nationals six weeks away, it’s a good time to get psyched by re-watching the excitement of last year’s event, held at Up The Bloc in Mississauga, Ontario. Many of you […]


Uchida and Wieckowski Win TDB Bloc Buster Comp at Climber’s Rock

January 7th, 2019 by Bonnie de Bruijn | Posted in Comps, Indoor Climbing | Comments Off on Uchida and Wieckowski Win TDB Bloc Buster Comp at Climber’s Rock

This past weekend, Climber’s Rock in Burlington hosted its annual first-of-the-new-year, Tour de Bloc competition. Having established a reputation as a well-run, well-attended event, this year’s “Bloc Buster” had a great turnout. To spice […]


Top 10 Instagram Training Vids of 2018

January 4th, 2019 by Bonnie de Bruijn | Posted in Events, Indoor Climbing, Profiles | Comments Off on Top 10 Instagram Training Vids of 2018

Aside from seeing friends’ travel pics or photos of their food, dogs or kids, Instagram has offered a way for professional climbers to share with their followers how they train with videos that are […]


Ontario Bouldering Champs: Lia Wieckowski and Dylan Saffery

December 17th, 2018 by Bonnie de Bruijn | Posted in Events, Indoor Climbing, News | Comments Off on Ontario Bouldering Champs: Lia Wieckowski and Dylan Saffery

This past weekend the Ontario Climbing Federation Bouldering Provincials were held at Altitude Gym in Kanata, Ontario. Setters at the event should be pleased with the perfect spread down the ranks for the men’s […]


Canada Strong’s 2019 Toronto Boulder Performance Camp

December 12th, 2018 by gripped | Posted in Comps, Events, Profiles | Comments Off on Canada Strong’s 2019 Toronto Boulder Performance Camp

Longtime climbing coach, Chris Neve, has started a training company aimed at helping you perfect your performance. The company is called Canada Strong and is currently offering spots in a 2019 Boulder Performance Camp. […]


Photos from Quebec Provincials at Campus Escalade

December 11th, 2018 by Bonnie de Bruijn | Posted in Comps, Events, Indoor Climbing | Comments Off on Photos from Quebec Provincials at Campus Escalade

The Quebec provincial bouldering championships took place last weekend with some of the top climbers making their way into finals. Below are podium results and images from the very talented Oliver Croteau, follow on […]


Quebec Provincial Bouldering Champs: Wyett and Lemay

December 9th, 2018 by Bonnie de Bruijn | Posted in Comps, Events, Indoor Climbing, Profiles | Comments Off on Quebec Provincial Bouldering Champs: Wyett and Lemay

Provincial Championships were held yesterday at Campus Escalade in Trois-Rivières, QC. Lots of crushers hail from Quebec so it was bound to be a stacked event. Noticeably missing from the running order was Sébastien […]


Southern Ontario Ice Climb Festival 2019

December 7th, 2018 by gripped | Posted in Events, Video | Comments Off on Southern Ontario Ice Climb Festival 2019

Back for its fifth consecutive year, the Southern Ontario Ice Climbing Festival is coming to Maynooth, Ontario, February 8th to 10th, 2019. The SOIce Fest draws climbers from across Canada and the northern US […]