News from the World of V15 First Ascents and Repeats

November 12th, 2019 by gripped | Posted in International, News, Routes | No Comments »

A new V15 in Red Rocks and hard repeats over seas


New Moderate Mixed in Rockies Protection Valley

November 12th, 2019 by gripped | Posted in Profiles, Rockies, Routes | No Comments »

Roommate Romance M5 WI4 was established by four local leading climbing


The Remembrance Wall on Ha Ling Peak is a Serious 5.11

November 11th, 2019 by gripped | Posted in Profiles, Rockies, Routes | No Comments »

The 555-metre 5.11b/c above Canmore is often tried but rarely completed


Polar Circus is a Classic 700-metre WI5 in the Rockies

November 9th, 2019 by Gripped Magazine | Posted in Profiles, Rockies, Routes | No Comments »

Avalanches on the big route have killed many people, so always check conditions before you go


Watch Alex Honnold Free-Solo Astroman in Yosemite

November 9th, 2019 by gripped | Posted in International, Profiles, Routes, Video | No Comments »

And check out some of Honnold’s most bold free-solos


New Long Ice Moderates in Sumallo Cirque in B.C.

November 7th, 2019 by gripped | Posted in News, Routes | No Comments »

The new WI3 routes add to a collection of classic low-angle ice lines


Dave MacLeod Repeats Hunger 5.14d at The Anvil

November 6th, 2019 by gripped | Posted in 2013.04, International, News, Routes | No Comments »

It took 14 years from his first attempt to his send


Lynn Hill and Beth Bennet Climb Naked Edge in 1981

November 6th, 2019 by gripped | Posted in International, Profiles, Routes | No Comments »

Watch a short video that was made of their climb


U.K Climbers Climb 7 Yosemite Big Walls in 7 Days

November 5th, 2019 by gripped | Posted in International, News, Routes | No Comments »

The two repeated a week-long push that was first accomplished in 2016


Watch Top Climber Try Sketchy Slabs from 1980s

November 5th, 2019 by gripped | Posted in International, Profiles, Routes, Video | No Comments »

Magnus Midtbo is a 5.15 climber but finds old-school 5.12 slab hard and sketchy