Watch Massive El Cap Rockfall by Canadian Pete Zabrok

October 2nd, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Watch Massive El Cap Rockfall by Canadian Pete Zabrok

Canadian Pete Zabrok and partners, Pat McRedmond and Ryan Shridan, were on the east end of El Cap last week when a number of big rockfalls took place. The massive section of El Cap […]


Helen Mort Interviews Legend Gwen Moffat, 93, for BBC

October 1st, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Helen Mort Interviews Legend Gwen Moffat, 93, for BBC

Legendary climber 93-year-old Gwen Moffat was Britain’s first ever female mountain guide and continued climbing into her late 80s. Moffat lived the Bohemian lifestyle through the 1940s, 1950s and 1960s, making a living from […]


Watch a 5.14b Multi-Pitch First Ascent by Mich Kemeter

September 29th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in International, Profiles, Routes, Video | Comments Off on Watch a 5.14b Multi-Pitch First Ascent by Mich Kemeter

In the summer of 2016, Mich Kemeter completed his 280-metre 5.14b on the southwest face of Shcartenspitze in Austria. His route Tortour is an eight-pitch steep and technical line he established ground-up with Stefan […]


Video: Legend Jacky Godoffe Talks Route Setting 2017

September 28th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Comps, Events, Video | Comments Off on Video: Legend Jacky Godoffe Talks Route Setting 2017

French climber Jacky Godoffe is a legendary boulderer and route setter who’s been setting for 25 years. Heading into his 60s, Godoffe has long been an influential climber at his home “crag” of Fountainebleau. […]


Video: Strength Testing with Margo Hayes at Kraft Bouldering

September 26th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Comps, Events, Video | Comments Off on Video: Strength Testing with Margo Hayes at Kraft Bouldering

Margo Hayes stopped by Germany’s famed Cafe Kraft training gym for a test of her abilities. Joined by Alex Megos, coach Patrick Matros explains the value of understanding strengths and weaknesses. Hayes became the […]


Watch Mason Earle’s Send of Cobra Crack 5.14

September 22nd, 2017 by gripped | Posted in News, Profiles, Rock, Routes, Video, West Coast | Comments Off on Watch Mason Earle’s Send of Cobra Crack 5.14

Cobra Crack is the de facto kingline of North American trad climbing. A stunning wall of overhanging granite split by a singular seam, barely wide enough to get your fingers into; it’s a crack […]


Alex Puccio Talks About Her Mental Game in 2017

September 22nd, 2017 by gripped | Posted in News, Profiles, Rock, Video | Comments Off on Alex Puccio Talks About Her Mental Game in 2017

The climber’s site OnBouldering has done an interview with Alex Puccio where she talks about competitions, her Adidas Rockstars win and her plans for the future. Watch below. What a great Boulder, "Riverbed" V13/ […]