Patagonia announced last week that the company would donate 100 per cent of their Black Friday sales to grass roots environmental organizations. They projected sales to be around two million dollars, but they made […]
In the high alpine, things can come apart quickly. Climbers accustomed to situations with serious consequences rely on systems that are precise and personal. Brought to life by a deep team of athletes, field […]
Gripped is hosting a contest until Nov. 13 for a chance to win great apparel from SmartWool. Autumn presents opportunities to capture amazing climbing photos, from snow-covered mountains in the west to colourful trees […]
Before Adam Ondra arrived in Yosemite, he visited Salt Lake City in Utah to check out the Black Diamond headquarters.
August 11th, 2016 by gripped | Posted in Accessories, Apparel, Bouldering, Events, Events, Footwear, Gear, Hardware, Harnesses, Ice, Mountain, News, Outdoor, Profiles, Rock, Ropes | Comments Off on Gripped’s Top 20 Gear from Outdoor Retailer 2016
The 2016 Outdoor Retailer was a gathering of climbers, brands and industry representatives. While there are many reasons to attend the event, the main one was to reveal what is new for 2017. The […]
The following is by Tompkins Conservation: Douglas Tompkins was a world-renowned adventurer, entrepreneur, and conservationist. Co-founder of The North Face and Esprit, Doug spent the first half of his life building successful, global brands, […]
The fifth annual Arc’teryx Alpine Academy took place in Chamonix this spring. Watch this short highlight reel.