The New Petzl Dart Crampon is Made for Hard Routes

February 21st, 2020 by Brandon Pullan | Posted in Footwear, Gear, News, Profiles | No Comments »

The new Dart is an amazing upgrade that works best on steep and technical terrain


2019 Holiday Gift Guide for Gym Climbing

December 17th, 2019 by Noah Walker | Posted in Accessories, Apparel, Footwear, Gear, Harnesses, Indoor Climbing, Profiles, Ropes | Comments Off on 2019 Holiday Gift Guide for Gym Climbing

THE guide to grabbing the perfect holiday gear for a climber in your life.


In-Depth Shoe Review of the Evolv X1

December 5th, 2019 by Noah Walker | Posted in Accessories, Footwear, Gear, Indoor Climbing, News, Profiles | Comments Off on In-Depth Shoe Review of the Evolv X1

Gripped’s Noah Walker puts the Evolv X1 to the test


In-Depth Shoe Review: The Scarpa Instinct VS

November 18th, 2019 by Noah Walker | Posted in Accessories, Apparel, Articles, Footwear, Gear, Indoor Climbing | Comments Off on In-Depth Shoe Review: The Scarpa Instinct VS

An in-depth shoe review of the Scarpa Instinct VS and the Instinct VSR


Scarpa Instinct SR review

October 8th, 2019 by Matt Stetson | Posted in Footwear, Gear, Profiles | Comments Off on Scarpa Instinct SR review

If soft and sensitive is what you are looking for in a shoe, the Scarpa Instinct SR’s got you.


What’s the best rubber for your rock shoes?

October 4th, 2019 by Noah Walker | Posted in Accessories, Apparel, Articles, Bouldering, Footwear, Profiles | Comments Off on What’s the best rubber for your rock shoes?

Get a run down on some of the most common rubber on your climbing shoes


Fred Nicole with the New Five Ten Aleon

July 10th, 2019 by gripped | Posted in Footwear, Gear, Profiles | Comments Off on Fred Nicole with the New Five Ten Aleon

Nicole climbing the world’s first V14 and V15


New Black Diamond Performance Footwear for 2020

June 24th, 2019 by gripped | Posted in Footwear, Gear, Profiles | Comments Off on New Black Diamond Performance Footwear for 2020

Black Diamond’s new models are the Circuit, Session, Mission LT and Technician


Hot New Rock Shoe: the Unparallel Vega

June 12th, 2019 by Matt Stetson | Posted in Footwear, Gear, Profiles | Comments Off on Hot New Rock Shoe: the Unparallel Vega

Unparallel was started by a group of former Five Ten employees who decided to stay in the warm sun of California and start their own company. Unparallel has been helping brands with their rubber […]


Re-enter the Ninja: Boreal Updates its Classic Slipper

April 29th, 2019 by gripped | Posted in Footwear, Gear, Indoor Climbing, Profiles | Comments Off on Re-enter the Ninja: Boreal Updates its Classic Slipper

When Boreal introduced the Ninja it was the first-ever slipper style climbing shoe. Since then, the comfortable and pliable slipper style shoe has evolved and become a staple shoe for all types of climbers. […]