Watch Yann Gauthier Send New 5.13 in Quebec

August 28th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in News, Profiles, Rock, Video | Comments Off on Watch Yann Gauthier Send New 5.13 in Quebec

Yann Gauthier has made the first ascent of a new 5.13 called L’arrogance du grimpeur at Mont Bédard near the town of Chibougamau. A post shared by Yann (@yanngauthier911) on Aug 5, 2017 at […]


The Petzl GriGri+ is Great Addition to GriGri Line

August 28th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Gear, Hardware, Video | Comments Off on The Petzl GriGri+ is Great Addition to GriGri Line

The GriGri+ is an assisted braking device designed for all climbers, for both indoor and outdoor climbing. It can be used with all single ropes (optimized for 8.9 to 10.5 mm diameter ropes) and […]


Watch Alastair McDowell’s Wicked Whipper

August 24th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Watch Alastair McDowell’s Wicked Whipper

Watch Alastair McDowell whip from Los Indignados in the Remarkables in New Zealand in this video by Gavin Long. After breaking a tool pick on his first round, he got back on with other […]


Watch Stefano Ghisolfi Send Jungle Boogie 5.15 in France

August 24th, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Watch Stefano Ghisolfi Send Jungle Boogie 5.15 in France

Italian climber Stefano Ghisolfi made the third ascent of Adam Ondra’s Jungle Boogie 5.15a in Céüse, France last October. The 23-year-old sent the burly line after 10 days of projecting. “The right description of […]


Jimmy Webb’s Third Ascent of Black Lagoon V16

August 23rd, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Bouldering, News, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Jimmy Webb’s Third Ascent of Black Lagoon V16

Jimmy Webb is one of the world’s best boulderers and has proven it once again with his third ascent of Creature from the Black Lagoon V16. A post shared by James Webb (@jwebxl) on […]


Technique Tuesday: Crossing a Bergschrund

August 22nd, 2017 by gripped | Posted in Video | Comments Off on Technique Tuesday: Crossing a Bergschrund

In this video, mountain guide Peter Mason covers one of many important mountaineering skills, how to safely cross a bergschrund.


Watch Mountain Rescue Helicopter Crash, All OK

August 22nd, 2017 by gripped | Posted in News, Profiles, Video | Comments Off on Watch Mountain Rescue Helicopter Crash, All OK

Watch this wild video that captures a helicopter crashing while making a rescue on Austria’s mountain called Grobglockner. The vehicle came to rest on an edge above a 300-metre drop. Despite how bad it […]