Watch Seb Bouin on His New France 5.15a/b

December 11th, 2018 by gripped | Posted in International, Routes, Video | No Comments »

Watch Seb Bouin send his most recent hard route in France that he’s called Les yeux plus gros que l’antre 5.15a/b. A post shared by Seb Bouin (@sebbouin) on Dec 11, 2018 at 7:50am […]


Reel Rock 13 Trailer with Adam Ondra in Canada

December 11th, 2018 by gripped | Posted in Profiles, Video | No Comments »

Reel Rock 13 delivers jaw-dropping action, soulful journeys and rollicking humor in a brand new collection of the year’s best climbing films. From Olympic training centres to the frozen landscape of Antarctica, explore the […]


10 Peter Croft Rock Climbing Highlights

December 11th, 2018 by gripped | Posted in International, Profiles, Routes, Video | No Comments »

Peter Croft is one of Canada’s top all-time climbers with a number of important firsts over the past 30 years. In the book Fifty Favorite Climbs: The Ultimate North American Tick List, Croft listed […]


Climber Busts a Leg on Africa Big Wall in Film

December 10th, 2018 by gripped | Posted in International, Routes, Video | No Comments »

The new film Blood Moon follows Robbie Phillips, Calum Cunningham and Alan Carne as they attempt to open a new climb, ground up, on a 700-metre big wall called Tsaranoro Atsimo in Madagascar. This […]


Motivation Monday: Dynos to Get You Stoked

December 10th, 2018 by gripped | Posted in Indoor Climbing, Profiles, Video | No Comments »

Adventure sports like climbing are full of all sorts of insider lingo – rather than give you an entire vocabulary lesson, today we’d like to teach one word: dyno. A dyno is when the […]


How to Build a V-Thread and O-Thread Ice Anchor

December 10th, 2018 by gripped | Posted in Profiles, Video | No Comments »

AMGA Instructor Team Member Patrick Ormond explains how to build a V-thread and O-thread anchor in the ice. Rappelling on ice, when there are no fixed anchors, requires some skill. You can use ice […]


Five Questionable Pieces of Ice Protection

December 10th, 2018 by gripped | Posted in Profiles, Video | No Comments »

Ice climbing season is in full swing across Canada. Here are five pieces of ice protection that might night give you the most confidence. Have fun and climb safe this season! if express screws […]