Three Key Takeaways From the Paris Olympics Announcement

February 21st, 2019 by Bonnie de Bruijn | Posted in Competition, Comps, Indoor Climbing, News, Profiles | Comments Off on Three Key Takeaways From the Paris Olympics Announcement

Mainstream and social climbing media are blowing up with the news that Sport Climbing is up for consideration to be included once again in the Olympic and Paralympic Games in Paris 2024. To be […]


National Team Training Camp A Success, Words with Uchida and Frangos

February 15th, 2019 by Bonnie de Bruijn | Posted in Competition, Indoor Climbing | Comments Off on National Team Training Camp A Success, Words with Uchida and Frangos

Last week, Climbing Escalade Canada (CEC) wrapped up a 10-day National Team training camp, held in Vancouver, January 28 to February 7, 2019. Based on the feedback from the athletes, the national governing body […]


Vest and Mah Win B.C. Bouldering Provincials

January 21st, 2019 by Bonnie de Bruijn | Posted in Competition, Comps, Indoor Climbing, News, Profiles | Comments Off on Vest and Mah Win B.C. Bouldering Provincials

Allison Vest won the B.C. Open Bouldering Provincials held at BoulderHouse in Victoria this weekend. Vest was the only woman to complete all four final problems. Sophie Buitendyk took home silver with two tops […]


Epic Lead, Speed and Boulder Comp for China Open 2018

November 19th, 2018 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Indoor Climbing, News | Comments Off on Epic Lead, Speed and Boulder Comp for China Open 2018

The second edition of the China Open, now an International Climbing Series event, took place from Nov. 16 to 18 in the familiar setting of Guangzhou, China. The following is the IFSC news release. […]


Allison Vest Comes Second At Boulderfest North in Minneapolis

November 13th, 2018 by Bonnie de Bruijn | Posted in Competition, Comps, Events, Indoor Climbing, News | Comments Off on Allison Vest Comes Second At Boulderfest North in Minneapolis

Boulderfest North took place this weekend at Minneapolis Bouldering Project (MBP). This was the gym’s first big comp held as a community event in the style of its sister Bouldering Project gyms in Austin […]


Canadian Comps at Gneiss, Le Mouv and True North

November 2nd, 2018 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Indoor Climbing, News, Profiles | Comments Off on Canadian Comps at Gneiss, Le Mouv and True North

Bouldering comp season has started in Canada and as we head into the third weekend the numbers of participants is much higher than last year. Comps this weekend will take pace at Gneiss in […]


IFSC World Cup Season Wrap-Up and Xiamen Results

October 29th, 2018 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Indoor Climbing, News | Comments Off on IFSC World Cup Season Wrap-Up and Xiamen Results

Bassa Mawem soared to France’s second Speed season title of 2018 at the last IFSC World Cup of the year in Xiamen, China, and Aries Susanti Rahayu (INA) rose to second place on the […]


Canadians In Semi-Finals in Xiamen, China Lead WC

October 27th, 2018 by Bonnie de Bruijn | Posted in Competition, Indoor Climbing, News | Comments Off on Canadians In Semi-Finals in Xiamen, China Lead WC

Canada has five athletes competing in the eighth and last lead world cup event of the season, happening right now in Xiamen, China: Becca Frangos, Brandon Barraclough, Aidan Doyle, Elan Jonas McRae and Raul […]


Results from Quebec’s First Boulder Comp of 2018/19

October 22nd, 2018 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Indoor Climbing, News | Comments Off on Results from Quebec’s First Boulder Comp of 2018/19

The first bouldering comp of the FQME’s 2018/19 schedule took place at Délire Escalade on Oct. 20. Nathan Smith and Audrey Larochelle, two veteran comp climbers, won the Open category against a stacked field. […]


Hub Hosts Ontario’s First Bouldering Comp of 2018/19

October 22nd, 2018 by gripped | Posted in Competition, Indoor Climbing, News | Comments Off on Hub Hosts Ontario’s First Bouldering Comp of 2018/19

The Hub in Ontario hosted the first Bouldering comp in the province this year with Mei Nagasako and Rahul Sapra taking first in Open. For the full schedule to the 2018/19 Canadian Bouldering comps […]