March 29, 2021

Will Bosi climbs first ascent ‘King Capella’, proposes 9b+

Will Bosi, 22, from Edinburgh, United Kingdom has claimed the first ascent of ‘King Capella’ at Siurana, Spain and has proposed the grade of 9b+.

Will Bosi climbs first ascent ‘King Capella’, proposes 9b+

Will Bosi, 22, from Edinburgh, United Kingdom has claimed the first ascent of ‘King Capella’ at Siurana, Spain and has proposed the grade of 9b+.
March 19, 2021

Ourea Events gears up for the return of mountain running races in August

Mountain running events company Ourea Events has confirmed details of its planned calendar of races once COVID restrictions ease.

Ourea Events gears up for the return of mountain running races in August

Mountain running events company Ourea Events has confirmed details of its planned calendar of races once COVID restrictions ease.
March 16, 2021

Finisterre presents Sea 7 - An ocean activist training camp and debate series

.To coincide with global leaders attending the G7 Summit being hosted in Finisterre’s coastal home of Cornwall this summer, the B Corp certified cold water…

Finisterre presents Sea 7 - An ocean activist training camp and debate series

.To coincide with global leaders attending the G7 Summit being hosted in Finisterre’s coastal home of Cornwall this summer, the B Corp certified cold water…
January 12, 2021

New Campaign Tackles Taboo Subjects Facing Men in the 21st Century

SAXX Underwear and Blacks Outdoors have teamed up to launch a campaign which aims to break down barriers and lessen the stigma surrounding male body…

New Campaign Tackles Taboo Subjects Facing Men in the 21st Century

SAXX Underwear and Blacks Outdoors have teamed up to launch a campaign which aims to break down barriers and lessen the stigma surrounding male body…
September 07, 2020

Trekking Europe's longest glacier - Switzerland's Aletsch Glacier

The Aletsch Glacier is billed as the ‘greatest glacier of the Alps’. Courtesy of Swiss Tourism, I visited in August 2020 days before Switzerland joined…

Trekking Europe's longest glacier - Switzerland's Aletsch Glacier

The Aletsch Glacier is billed as the ‘greatest glacier of the Alps’. Courtesy of Swiss Tourism, I visited in August 2020 days before Switzerland joined…

Adventure

Quiet corners with Alan Hinkes - Dufton and High Cup Nick

Dufton Pike & Murton Pike are two prominent outliers clearly seen from the A66 en route to the Lakes.
November 03, 2020

Quiet corners with Alan Hinkes - Dufton and High Cup Nick

Dufton Pike & Murton Pike are two prominent outliers clearly seen from the A66 en…

Climbing & Mountaineering

Will Bosi climbs first ascent ‘King Capella’, proposes 9b+

Will Bosi, 22, from Edinburgh, United Kingdom has claimed the first ascent of ‘King Capella’ at Siurana, Spain and has proposed the grade of 9b+.
March 29, 2021

Will Bosi climbs first ascent ‘King Capella’, proposes 9b+

Will Bosi, 22, from Edinburgh, United Kingdom has claimed the first ascent of ‘King Capella’…

Cycling

Bern launch two new helmets for SS21: Watts 2.0 and Nino 2.0

For SS21, Bern have revamped two of their core styles. The helmets will be available in the UK at the end of the month and will both be available with…
March 26, 2021

Bern launch two new helmets for SS21: Watts 2.0 and Nino 2.0

For SS21, Bern have revamped two of their core styles. The helmets will be available…

Skiing

The Alpen Express - Ski the Alps without the flights

Imagine tucking yourself into bed after a hard day in the office and the next thing you know, you’re surrounded by snowy mountains.

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February 25, 2020

The Alpen Express - Ski the Alps without the flights

Imagine tucking yourself into bed after a hard day in the office and the next…

Trail & Ultra Running

255 Triathlon Launches Relay Format

TriBourne Multisport Events, organisers of the award-winning Eastbourne Triathlon, have announced the addition of a relay format to the inaugural 255 Triathlon this August, the brand-new ultra-distance triathlon which launched…
January 12, 2021

255 Triathlon Launches Relay Format

TriBourne Multisport Events, organisers of the award-winning Eastbourne Triathlon, have announced the addition of a…

Travel

Trekking Europe's longest glacier - Switzerland's Aletsch Glacier

The Aletsch Glacier is billed as the ‘greatest glacier of the Alps’. Courtesy of Swiss Tourism, I visited in August 2020 days before Switzerland joined the quarantine list on returning…
September 07, 2020

Trekking Europe's longest glacier - Switzerland's Aletsch Glacier

The Aletsch Glacier is billed as the ‘greatest glacier of the Alps’. Courtesy of Swiss…

Latest Review

Klattermusen Draupner jacket tested and reviewed

We've commented before on how Klattermusen like to do things a little differently, and the Draupner jacket is no exception.
April 12, 2021

Klattermusen Draupner jacket tested and reviewed

We've commented before on how Klattermusen like to do things a little differently, and the…

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…