Watch Jimmy Webb on the FA of Ephyra V16

April 8th, 2019 by gripped | Posted in International, Profiles, Routes, Video | No Comments »

Jimmy Webb smashing From Dirt Grows the Flowers V15 and battling against one of Switzerland’s oldest projects.


Monday Motivation: Adam Ondra Onsights Jamming Boulder

April 8th, 2019 by gripped | Posted in Indoor Climbing, Profiles, Video | No Comments »

Adam Ondra won gold for men in the first bouldering world cup of 2019. Watch as he cruises this clutch boulder late in the competition. For full results see here. Amazing performance from @adam.ondra […]


Learn How to Crack Climb with the Wide Boyz

April 3rd, 2019 by gripped | Posted in Video | Comments Off on Learn How to Crack Climb with the Wide Boyz

Magnus Midtbo recently had Wide Boyz Tom Randall and Pete Whittaker on his YouTube channel to talk about crack climbing. Midtbo has nearly 260,000 YouTube subscribers, which is nearly 200,000 more than the company […]


Watch Wide Boyz FA of Gobbler’s Roof in U.K. in 2009

April 3rd, 2019 by gripped | Posted in International, Routes, Video | Comments Off on Watch Wide Boyz FA of Gobbler’s Roof in U.K. in 2009

Situated in the Harborough Rocks is Gobbler’s Roof, a crack that wide boyz Tom Randall and Pete Whittaker made the first ascent of in 2009. This climb was made before they visited America, where […]


Adam Ondra Talks About Successful Training

April 2nd, 2019 by gripped | Posted in Indoor Climbing, Video | Comments Off on Adam Ondra Talks About Successful Training

Adam Ondra continues his climbing series with this short video about training and success. “Climbing is not only about power, but there are also so many details that might make a huge difference. Today, […]


Yamabushi is a Big Yamnuska 5.12d/13a Sport Route

April 2nd, 2019 by Gripped Magazine | Posted in Rockies, Routes, Video | Comments Off on Yamabushi is a Big Yamnuska 5.12d/13a Sport Route

In about 1999, Raphael Slawinski and Will Gadd started work on a new line on the last major buttress of Yamnuska without a route on it. It took 11 more trips up on the wall, […]


This Lederhosen Product Launch was Huge April Fools Joke

April 1st, 2019 by gripped | Posted in News, Video | Comments Off on This Lederhosen Product Launch was Huge April Fools Joke

Back in 2015, this April Fools product launch racked up 50,000 views in 48 hours. “The reign of technical fabrics is no match for quarter-inch leather in Technical Lederhosen.” The fake launch read: New […]


Watch Night Ice Climbing in Alaska with Headlamps

April 1st, 2019 by gripped | Posted in Gripped Outdoors, Video | Comments Off on Watch Night Ice Climbing in Alaska with Headlamps

Follow along as Jordan Halland and Cameron Hotchkiss take us to the Mendenhall Glacier in Juneau, Alaska for a magical experience of colorful ice climbing. Elite local climbers, Alan Gordon and Jamie Pierce used […]


Watch Hazel Findlay Free Soloing Classic U.K. Routes

March 29th, 2019 by gripped | Posted in International, Profiles, Routes, Video | Comments Off on Watch Hazel Findlay Free Soloing Classic U.K. Routes

Watch as top climber Hazel Findlay links tall U.K. routes in Snowdonia without a rope. Filmmarker Paul Diffley recently told UKclimbing.com, “What really got my attention was that she not only talked about the […]


Climbers Head Up Remote and Soaked Japanese Rock

March 28th, 2019 by gripped | Posted in International, Profiles, Routes, Video | Comments Off on Climbers Head Up Remote and Soaked Japanese Rock

In August 2018, a handful of climbers travelled into the spectacular Japanese wilderness to dive into the realm of Sawanobori – the revered art of scaling mountain streams, despite mother nature doing all she […]