June 17, 2022

Arcteryx Alpine Academy unveils free Alpine Village activities

The 11th edition of the Arc’teryx Alpine Academy kicks off on June 30 and this year the world’s biggest educational event for mountain enthusiasts has…

Arcteryx Alpine Academy unveils free Alpine Village activities

The 11th edition of the Arc’teryx Alpine Academy kicks off on June 30 and this year the world’s biggest educational event for mountain enthusiasts has…
June 01, 2022

British South Asian Women set their sights on Kilimanjaro

A group of South Asian women from around the UK will be climbing the tallest freestanding mountain on the planet, Mount Kilimanjaro, in amonumental self-funded…

British South Asian Women set their sights on Kilimanjaro

A group of South Asian women from around the UK will be climbing the tallest freestanding mountain on the planet, Mount Kilimanjaro, in amonumental self-funded…
May 19, 2022

Charity hikers aim for £1m fundraising summit with return of Lake District challenge

Outdoor enthusiasts are being encouraged to sign up for a Lake District hiking event next month to raise money for a multiple sclerosis (MS) charity.

Charity hikers aim for £1m fundraising summit with return of Lake District challenge

Outdoor enthusiasts are being encouraged to sign up for a Lake District hiking event next month to raise money for a multiple sclerosis (MS) charity.
May 10, 2022

John Kelly breaks Wainwrights record

John Kelly has settled unfinished business by breaking the record for a continuous round of the Wainwrights.

John Kelly breaks Wainwrights record

John Kelly has settled unfinished business by breaking the record for a continuous round of the Wainwrights.
May 03, 2022

“Luxury” Ultra leaves its Mark

Highland Kings, a premium events company, were on the Isle of Arran last week and the ripple of their event has been heard across social…

“Luxury” Ultra leaves its Mark

Highland Kings, a premium events company, were on the Isle of Arran last week and the ripple of their event has been heard across social…

Adventure

The Cycle Show 2022 Preview

April 2022, London: The Cycle Show, the UK’s largest and longest-running cycling exhibition, returns this month alongside the inaugural London eBike Festival with a packed three days of all things…
April 20, 2022

The Cycle Show 2022 Preview

April 2022, London: The Cycle Show, the UK’s largest and longest-running cycling exhibition, returns this…

Climbing & Mountaineering

La Sportiva launches UK recycling programme

A new recycling programme has been launched in the UK by La Sportiva, aiming to provide an easy way for people to recycle footwear and clothing when it reaches the…
June 28, 2022

La Sportiva launches UK recycling programme

A new recycling programme has been launched in the UK by La Sportiva, aiming to…

Cycling

The Cycle Show 2022 Preview

April 2022, London: The Cycle Show, the UK’s largest and longest-running cycling exhibition, returns this month alongside the inaugural London eBike Festival with a packed three days of all things…
April 20, 2022

The Cycle Show 2022 Preview

April 2022, London: The Cycle Show, the UK’s largest and longest-running cycling exhibition, returns this…

Skiing

Elite Freestyle Skier, Kirsty Muir (17), wins Youth Mountain Award

Organisers of the Fort William Mountain Festival are delighted to announce that Kirsty Muir, 17-year-old Scottish elite freestyle skier (Big Air, Slopestyle and Halfpipe) from Aberdeen, who is currently in…

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February 07, 2022

Elite Freestyle Skier, Kirsty Muir (17), wins Youth Mountain Award

Organisers of the Fort William Mountain Festival are delighted to announce that Kirsty Muir, 17-year-old…

Trail & Ultra Running

104 finish Cape Wrath Ultra after worst weather in race's history

UK runner Graham Walton has won the 2022 Cape Wrath Ultra, completing the eight-day 400km race in a total time of just over 50 hours.
May 30, 2022

104 finish Cape Wrath Ultra after worst weather in race's history

UK runner Graham Walton has won the 2022 Cape Wrath Ultra, completing the eight-day 400km…

Travel

10 Steps to becoming a more responsible traveller

Next month sees the release of The Responsible Traveller by Karen Edwards, a book that promises to be "your ticket to positive, guilt-free, sustainable and ethical travel." In preperation for…
June 28, 2022

10 Steps to becoming a more responsible traveller

Next month sees the release of The Responsible Traveller by Karen Edwards, a book that…

Latest Review

Keela Nevis Trousers Test and Review

Keela's Nevis Trousers are what industry would call a "disruptor"; something that forces its way into an established market through change.
April 26, 2022

Keela Nevis Trousers Test and Review

Keela's Nevis Trousers are what industry would call a "disruptor"; something that forces its way…

Gear News

The North Face Introduces VECTIV™ Footwear

Bringing Innovative Carbon Fiber Soling Architecture to the Trail. New VECTIV™ system brings premium technology from The North Face to the trail with eight run and hike styles, designed to…
January 26, 2021

The North Face Introduces VECTIV™ Footwear

Bringing Innovative Carbon Fiber Soling Architecture to the Trail. New VECTIV™ system brings premium technology…

Blogs

Reeks District: Ireland’s Adventure Playground with Jessie Leong

‘How do you pronounce Carrauntoohil?’ ‘Karen-toole’ replied Piaras, mountain guide from Kerry Climbing. ‘It means inverted sickle, a serrated knife-edge. Just look at the ridge behind you.’
December 03, 2018

Reeks District: Ireland’s Adventure Playground with Jessie Leong

‘How do you pronounce Carrauntoohil?’ ‘Karen-toole’ replied Piaras, mountain guide from Kerry Climbing. ‘It means…