Watch Good Film on How Edelrid Ropes are Made

September 20th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Gear, Profiles, Ropes | Comments Off on Watch Good Film on How Edelrid Ropes are Made

In this 10-minute film, Weigh My Rack asks Germany-based Edelrid to walk them through every step of the rope making process. Watch the intricate details of what it takes to make a quality climbing […]


New Black Diamond Ropes, Harness and Shoes for 2018

September 15th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Gear, Hardware, Profiles | Comments Off on New Black Diamond Ropes, Harness and Shoes for 2018

Black Diamond’s rope line is growing in 2018 after a successful few seasons of them being on the market. All ropes have a middle marker, the thinner one are dry and thicker ones are […]


Arc’teryx Recall on First-Gen Procline Ski Boots

August 30th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Footwear, Gear | Comments Off on Arc’teryx Recall on First-Gen Procline Ski Boots

Arc’teryx has announced a voluntary recall on their first-generation Procline ski boots. The rear axis pin failed in some boots, which could lead to a fall hazard. The boots were introduced two years ago […]


The New DMM Dragon 7 and 8 are Big Cams

August 28th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Gear, Hardware, Profiles | Comments Off on The New DMM Dragon 7 and 8 are Big Cams

The biggest announcement (literally) from DMM this year is the addition of two large siblings to the Dragon Cam family, a size 7 and 8. We're at the @outdoorshow introducing our latest products and […]


The Petzl GriGri+ is Great Addition to GriGri Line

August 28th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Gear, Hardware, Video | Comments Off on The Petzl GriGri+ is Great Addition to GriGri Line

The GriGri+ is an assisted braking device designed for all climbers, for both indoor and outdoor climbing. It can be used with all single ropes (optimized for 8.9 to 10.5 mm diameter ropes) and […]


The History of Wild Country Friends

August 24th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Gear, Hardware, Profiles | Comments Off on The History of Wild Country Friends

The camming device is one of the greatest pieces of climbing gear ever made, just try to imagine a world without them. Their short history began in 1977 when British climber Mark Vallance founded […]


Brise Pant: A Modern Rock Climbing Pant

August 17th, 2017 by Tim Banfield | Posted in Apparel, Gear | Comments Off on Brise Pant: A Modern Rock Climbing Pant

Tired of finishing climbing and then having to change into some street clothes to go out after? Your problem has been solved with the new Foehn pants, they are performance rock climbing pants with […]