Join the Alien Head on September 21st!

  • GRIP Crew

    Daniel Daniel

    Chef Daniël makes everyone happy with his delicious creations from the kitchen! Come and taste them soon. Daniël is also the proud manager of the gym!
    Pieter Pieter

    Pieter does a bit of everyting. Marketing input, assistant manager, and routesetter in the gym. He gives you the best bouldering tips, serves beers, and offers music advice!
    Peter Peter

    Peter has been giving climbing training at GRIP since 2017. With his charismatic personality, he can get you into routes with a smile that you wouldn't normally try yourself. Thanks to his creative style and athletic background (CIOS Arnhem), he is always looking for new challenges.
    Linda Linda

    Linda is social, precise, and very creative! Among other things, she is responsible for the shop and its layout. She also enjoys giving climbing and bouldering training to youth. She finds it rewarding to see the kids grow both in climbing and personally. Fun is always a priority in her training sessions!
    Simon Simon

    GRIP athlete climber and trainer! If you haven't seen Simon yet, you probably haven't been to the gym. He's a regular and trains harder than anyone else.
    Timon Timon

    Enthusiastic boulderer, builder, and bartender Timon! He always comes cheerful to the gym with a jar of peanut butter to train or work for hours.

    Kaya Kaya

    Youth trainer & Bar staff

    Jaap Jaap

    A baker by profession. Jaap started working as a cook at GRIP, where he loves to prepare the most delicious dishes for you. Additionally, Jaap is always full of ideas to have delightful pastries ready for the weekend.

    Laura Laura

    You can find Laura behind the bar or on the wall! She loves the outdoors and has been exploring many mountains and climbing spots in Europe. So are you looking for your next holiday destination, she is the person to ask!

    Merijn Merijn

    Merijn is a creative trainer. He trains various groups with passion, from the youngest kids to adults. He also sets routes and is the competition coach for the youth series. Merijn grew up at GRIP, starting as a young curly-haired boy in the selection team.

    Janneke Janneke

    If Janneke isn't climbing the wall herself, you can find her working behind the bar, always up for a chat about boulders, movies, or books.

    Yves Yves

    Yves can often be found behind the bar, but if it were up to him, he’d spend even more time in the gym chatting with everyone. You can always approach him if you need help with climbing shoes or just want to talk about movies and music.