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


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 […]


Youth Worlds: Speed and Bouldering Results To Date

August 27th, 2019 by Bonnie de Bruijn | Posted in Bouldering, Competition, Events, Indoor Climbing | Comments Off on Youth Worlds: Speed and Bouldering Results To Date

Zach Richardson and Oscar Baudrand in Boulder Semis, Brennan Doyle in Speed Finals


Tomoa Narasaki Wins Bouldering Worlds

August 13th, 2019 by Bonnie de Bruijn | Posted in Bouldering, Competition, Comps, Indoor Climbing | Comments Off on Tomoa Narasaki Wins Bouldering Worlds

Narasaki dominated in a super tough round that shut down Adam Ondra


Alannah Yip Crushes Semis, Finishes 7th

August 12th, 2019 by Bonnie de Bruijn | Posted in Bouldering, Competition, Indoor Climbing | Comments Off on Alannah Yip Crushes Semis, Finishes 7th

Garnbret and Noguchi head to Finals in first and second


2019 World Championships: Who to Watch For in Bouldering

August 5th, 2019 by Bonnie de Bruijn | Posted in Bouldering, Comps, Indoor Climbing | Comments Off on 2019 World Championships: Who to Watch For in Bouldering

The opening ceremonies for the 2019 IFSC World Championships will take place in Hachioji, Japan, this Saturday evening. The competition kicks off with bouldering qualifications for the women on Sunday, August 11, followed by […]


Yoshiyuki Ogata Wins His First Bouldering World Cup in Vail

June 9th, 2019 by Bonnie de Bruijn | Posted in Bouldering, Competition, Comps, Indoor Climbing, News | Comments Off on Yoshiyuki Ogata Wins His First Bouldering World Cup in Vail

The men’s Finals in Vail on Saturday were exceptionally tense with excitement. Both the Gold medal and the overall bouldering title were up for grabs and it was never obvious throughout the round who […]


The World’s Hardest Boulder Problems by Country

May 1st, 2019 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, International, News, Profiles, Routes | Comments Off on The World’s Hardest Boulder Problems by Country

Climbers have been climbing boulder problems for over 100 years. There are now dozens of V15s and a handful of V16 problems with at least two V17s. Pierre Allain is considered one of the […]


Alannah Yip finishes 9th at Moscow Boulder WC

April 15th, 2019 by Bonnie de Bruijn | Posted in Bouldering, Comps, Events, Indoor Climbing | Comments Off on Alannah Yip finishes 9th at Moscow Boulder WC

Canada’s Alannah Yip came out first for the semi-final round in Moscow, and she looked super strong. The first problem was quite powerful and Yip was all over it, flashing the zone. She couldn’t […]