Iker Pou Sends New 5.14d, First Was 20 Years Ago

January 29th, 2020 by gripped | Posted in International, News, Profiles, Routes | Comments Off on Iker Pou Sends New 5.14d, First Was 20 Years Ago

The 42-year-old first climbed 5.14d back in 2000 with Action Directe


Watch Adam Ondra Send New V11 at Historic Crag

January 27th, 2020 by gripped | Posted in International, Profiles, Routes, Video | Comments Off on Watch Adam Ondra Send New V11 at Historic Crag

The future Olympic climber visits a crag where he climbed when he was 10


Watch Sandstone Climbing on Towers Steeped in History

January 26th, 2020 by gripped | Posted in International, Routes, Video | Comments Off on Watch Sandstone Climbing on Towers Steeped in History

A tour through some old rock climbs and the ethics that keep them bold


Canadian Sam Tucker Sends New Big 5.14 in Mexico

January 23rd, 2020 by gripped | Posted in International, News, Routes | Comments Off on Canadian Sam Tucker Sends New Big 5.14 in Mexico

The new routes heads up a steep wall in El Salto


Matt Fultz Sends The Game V15 or Maybe V16

January 23rd, 2020 by gripped | Posted in International, Routes | Comments Off on Matt Fultz Sends The Game V15 or Maybe V16

This is his sixth V15 or harder problem


Watch Epic Rockfall Narrowly Miss Climbers on Spantik

January 23rd, 2020 by gripped | Posted in International, Routes, Video | Comments Off on Watch Epic Rockfall Narrowly Miss Climbers on Spantik

Nothing was going to stop this huge boulder on its way down


Fabi Buhl Sends 27-Year Ratikon 5.14c Project

January 23rd, 2020 by gripped | Posted in International, News, Profiles, Routes | Comments Off on Fabi Buhl Sends 27-Year Ratikon 5.14c Project

The 12-pitch bolted route has a number of stacked 5.13 pitches


New Start to Collapsed Pitches of JahMan in Moab

January 20th, 2020 by gripped | Posted in International, News, Profiles, Routes | Comments Off on New Start to Collapsed Pitches of JahMan in Moab

The first section of the route collapsed at the start of the year, but locals have rebuilt it


Cedric Lachat Sends Pachamama 5.15a in Spain

January 20th, 2020 by gripped | Posted in International, News, Profiles, Routes | Comments Off on Cedric Lachat Sends Pachamama 5.15a in Spain

This is his sixth of the grade


Simone Moro Falls into Crevasse, Ends Gasherbrum Attempt

January 19th, 2020 by gripped | Posted in International, News, Profiles, Routes | Comments Off on Simone Moro Falls into Crevasse, Ends Gasherbrum Attempt

He was caught falling into the glacier by partner Tamara Lunger