Weekend Stoker: Amazing Narration and Wild Vid

September 7th, 2018 by gripped | Posted in Gripped Outdoors, Video | No Comments »

The annual 5Point Film Festival trailer reminds us to reach for our highest ideals and live our best adventure. This year is no different. In 2007, Julie Kennedy founded the 5Point Film Festival. In […]


Weekend Stoker: Big Whipper from Ethan Pringle

September 7th, 2018 by gripped | Posted in Profiles, Video | No Comments »

Get stoked for the weekend with this short video of Ethan Pringle taking a whipper in Spain a few years ago. “I did finally climb through the crack boulder at the bottom and got […]


Kickstarter for New Children’s Book About Rock Climbing

September 6th, 2018 by gripped | Posted in News, Profiles, Rock, Video | No Comments »

A climbing dad from Montreal wants to get kids into rock climbing with the help of exhilarating illustrated stories. This cool project is called Tom and Katie’s Climbing Adventures and is currently campaigning on […]


Aspen Gets Political With “Give a Flake” Campaign

September 5th, 2018 by gripped | Posted in Gripped Outdoors, Video | No Comments »

Aspen Snowmass in Colordo has started a campaign to encourage skiers and snowbarders to get in touch with their elected officials. RESPECT THE MOUNTAIN. A post shared by Aspen Snowmass (@aspensnowmass) on Sep 3, […]


Watch Route Re-set at Delire Escalade in Quebec

September 5th, 2018 by gripped | Posted in Indoor Climbing, Video | No Comments »

Watch a short film about a route re-set at Delire Escalade Beauport in Quebec. Because there’s nothing better than a new route to project at your local gym. To jam or not to jam? […]


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 […]