Anna Stohr Climbs Penrose Step V14

November 14th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, International, News, Routes | No Comments »

Austrian all-rounder Anna Stohr has climbed Penrose Step in Leavenworth, Washington, as her second V14. Her first was this past spring when she sent New Baseline V14. She’s also ticked Meadowlark Lemon V13 and […]


Adam Ondra and Jimmy Webb Climb Hard New Boulders

October 17th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, International, News, Routes | Comments Off on Adam Ondra and Jimmy Webb Climb Hard New Boulders

Adam Ondra’s outstanding year continues with more hard climbing at the limestone Holštejn in Czech Republic. Last week, he made the first ascents of Drift V15 and Vrtule, which he graded V15/16. Watch the […]


Big Bouldering Repeats in Colorado to Start Fall 2017

October 6th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, News, Profiles | Comments Off on Big Bouldering Repeats in Colorado to Start Fall 2017

Colorado is home to some of the world’s classic hard boulder problems and many top climbers have spent the past few weeks climbing them. Daniel Wood’s Creature from the Black Lagoon V16, a route-length […]


Watch Luke Zimmerman Climb Black Magic V13

September 13th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, News, Video | Comments Off on Watch Luke Zimmerman Climb Black Magic V13

Luke Zimmerman is based on the West Coast and has been projecting his way up through the V grades. His most recent climb was up Black Magic V13. A few days before his climb, […]


Alex Puccio Tops New Base Line V14

September 6th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, International, News, Profiles, Routes | Comments Off on Alex Puccio Tops New Base Line V14

Alex Puccio recently took top spot at Arco Rock Masters before climbing her third V14 with a tick of New Base Line in Magic Wood, Switzerland. Puccio had previously sent The Wheel of Chaos […]


Jimmy Webb’s Third Ascent of Black Lagoon V16

August 23rd, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, News, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Jimmy Webb’s Third Ascent of Black Lagoon V16

Jimmy Webb is one of the world’s best boulderers and has proven it once again with his third ascent of Creature from the Black Lagoon V16. A post shared by James Webb (@jwebxl) on […]


Yves Gravelle Sends Val-David’s First V13

August 17th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, News, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Yves Gravelle Sends Val-David’s First V13

Yves Gravelle has made the first ascent of Le Chevalet V13 in Val-David, it’s the first of the grade in the historic area. Val-David has at least one V12, Seb Lazure’s 2009 Crazy Belly. […]