Watch Sonnie Trotter Skip Bolts on Presto in Squamish

March 23rd, 2019 by gripped | Posted in Routes, Video, West Coast | No Comments »

In the climbing film Monkey See, Monkey Do from Hot Aches Production, Sonnie Trotter climbs Presto 5.13a in Squamish and skipped the bolts to place trad gear. Enjoy Cory Richards funny belay warm-ups. Presto […]


Weekend Stoker: Jon Siegrist’s FA of Pure Imagination 514+

March 22nd, 2019 by gripped | Posted in International, Profiles, Routes, Video | No Comments »

This is a short film which features Jonathan Siegrist on the first ascent of Pure Imagination 5.14c. It was filmed over two cold days in The Red River Gorge, Kentucky. Siegrist made the first […]


Watch Melissa Le Nevé Send Swiss V11/12

March 20th, 2019 by gripped | Posted in Profiles, Video | No Comments »

Melissa Le Nevé making a quick ascent of Kirk Windstein V11/12 in Cresciano in March 2019. Another reason why you should subscribe to Mellow on Youtube below. Kirk windstein – proud Line of #cresciano […]


Russ Clune is a Legendary American Climber

March 19th, 2019 by gripped | Posted in Gear, Hardware, Video | No Comments »

Russ Clune is a cornerstone of the company Black Diamond’s history and an integral part of climbing’s humble beginnings in America. Recently, Sam Elias paid Clune a visit at his home in the Gunks, […]


Watch Stanhope and Findlay Solo Classic Gritstone

March 19th, 2019 by gripped | Posted in International, Routes, Video | No Comments »

Watch Hazel Findlay and Will Stanhope take to Froggat gritstone to repeat classics climbs without ropes in this film from Hot Aches Production. In 2011, Stanhope broke a hold on the classic Parthian Shot […]


Alex Puccio Adds New V12 to Hueco Tanks

March 19th, 2019 by gripped | Posted in International, News, Routes, Video | No Comments »

Alex Puccio recently had a successful trip to Hueco Tanks, taking down classic after classic only to add her own. Adventureland features polished stone of the highest Hueco quality dubbed “mammoth rub.” As the […]


Adam Ondra Labels Spices with Climbing Grades

March 19th, 2019 by gripped | Posted in Profiles, Video | No Comments »

“Part of climbing hard is also eating well,” says Adam Ondra in this short film. It’s this philosophy that drives his passion for cooking, which this film captures. From spices labeled by climbing grades, […]


Watch Beat Kammerlander on His Five-Pitch 5.14b

March 18th, 2019 by gripped | Posted in International, Profiles, Routes, Video | No Comments »

In 2013, legendary Austrian climber Beat Kammerlander made the ground-up first ascent of Kampfzone, a five-pitch line in the Rätikon massif. He returned in 2017 to send the line at the age of 58. […]


Watch Kilian Jornet on Scary Ridge Run

March 18th, 2019 by gripped | Posted in Gripped Outdoors, News, Video | No Comments »

Watch as Kilian Jornet runs along a rocky ridge near his hometown of Åndalsnes, Norway, and try not to freak out. In 2018, Jornet had a great year winning races around Europe, including: first […]


Watch Jimmy Chin and Jason Momoa Indoor Climb

March 17th, 2019 by gripped | Posted in Indoor Climbing, Video | No Comments »

After the Oscars, Jason Momoa roped up with Jimmy Chin, the amazing Oscar winning director of Free Solo. Watch the climb one of LA’s best climbing gyms. View this post on Instagram Epic send […]