Watch Matt Bush Free Solo Scary Big Stone

September 14th, 2018 by Gripped Magazine | Posted in International, Profiles, Routes | No Comments »

You probably haven’t heard of New Zealander Matt Bush, but if you like bold ascents, then he should be on your radar. Climb New Zealand has published a number of short films of Bush […]


Watch Tristan Chen Send Jaws II in Rumney in 2018

September 12th, 2018 by gripped | Posted in International, News, Profiles, Rock, Routes | No Comments »

Tristan Chen, 21, sent Jaws II in September, it’s one of the hardest single-pitch sport routes in America. A post shared by Tristan Chen (@tchenrock) on Sep 3, 2018 at 3:32pm PDT Jaws II […]


The Brit Rock Film Tour 2018 Trailer

September 10th, 2018 by gripped | Posted in International, News, Rock, Routes, Video | No Comments »

Alastair Lee has joined forces with a number of top filmmakers to create a Brit Rock Film Tour that will launch on Oct. 25 in Edinburgh. For dates and locations visit here.


Ice Season Warm-Up: Watch Hueniken Send Musashi M12

September 10th, 2018 by Gripped Magazine | Posted in Profiles, Rockies, Routes, Video | No Comments »

In April 2013, Hueniken became the first North American woman to climb M12 after sending Musashi behind Panther Falls. A few years later, she climbed Steel Koan M13+ in the same cave. Shortly after her […]


Watch Strong Italian Climber Open New Routes

September 5th, 2018 by gripped | Posted in International, Profiles, Routes | No Comments »

Pietro Radassao is one of the strongest climbers in South Italy these days. "Guerre Sannitiche" (8b+) First Ascent. 📸 @wildlingeye @salewa #salewa#puremountain#arrampicata A post shared by Pietro Radassao (@pietro.rada) on Aug 29, 2018 at […]


Paige Claassen Repeats Algorithm 5.14d in Idaho

September 4th, 2018 by gripped | Posted in International, News, Profiles, Rock, Routes, Video | No Comments »

Paige Claassen has made the second ascent of the aesthetic and vertical route Algorithm 5.14d in Idaho. “Yesterday was a big surprise, made the second ascent of Algorithm, my goal for September,” wrote Claassen […]


Watch Alex Honnold Free Solo in The Needles

September 3rd, 2018 by gripped | Posted in International, Profiles, Routes, Video | Comments Off on Watch Alex Honnold Free Solo in The Needles

Watch as Alex Honnold visits and free-solos big routes in The Needles of California in this 360-degree video. The Needles are a series of granite spires that stand watch atop a narrow ridge that […]