December 17, 2018

Hiking the highlights of Switzerland's Via Alpina

This September 2018 I was kindly invited back to Switzerland with Swiss Tourism, to do a solo section hike of part of the Via Alpina.

Hiking the highlights of Switzerland's Via Alpina

This September 2018 I was kindly invited back to Switzerland with Swiss Tourism, to do a solo section hike of part of the Via Alpina.
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 inverted sickle, a serrated knife-edge. Just look at the ridge…

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…
October 18, 2018

Frutt harvest and fresh berms - Autumn eMTB manoeuvres in Switzerland.

Autumn, when the light begins to fade earlier and a chill starts to fill the air. Not only the lowering of the temperature but that…

Frutt harvest and fresh berms - Autumn eMTB manoeuvres in Switzerland.

Autumn, when the light begins to fade earlier and a chill starts to fill the air. Not only the lowering of the temperature but that…
October 10, 2018

The Salomon Glen Coe Skyline – Taking on the race where mountaineering and running meet.

For the last 4 years September has seen an international field of runners, including some of the best in the world, gather in the West…

The Salomon Glen Coe Skyline – Taking on the race where mountaineering and running meet.

For the last 4 years September has seen an international field of runners, including some of the best in the world, gather in the West…
September 19, 2018

Kilian Jornet and Tove Alexandersson crowned SKY World Champions

Mountain runners Kilian Jornet and Tove Alexandersson took gold for Spain and Sweden in the SKY 2018 Skyrunning World Championships this weekend.

Kilian Jornet and Tove Alexandersson crowned SKY World Champions

Mountain runners Kilian Jornet and Tove Alexandersson took gold for Spain and Sweden in the SKY 2018 Skyrunning World Championships this weekend.

Adventure

Mick and Vic to continue quest for Himalayan first ascents after a short unwelcome break

Mick Fowler and Vic Saunders are making final preparations for their latest Himalayan expedition, continuing their successful climbing partnership reunion of 2016. 
February 19, 2019

Mick and Vic to continue quest for Himalayan first ascents after a short unwelcome break

Mick Fowler and Vic Saunders are making final preparations for their latest Himalayan expedition, continuing…

Climbing & Mountaineering

Montane to Sponsor TRADFEST 2019

Montane lend support to Llanberis-based rock climbing festival TRADFEST, scheduled this year for 17-19th May 2019.
February 12, 2019

Montane to Sponsor TRADFEST 2019

Montane lend support to Llanberis-based rock climbing festival TRADFEST, scheduled this year for 17-19th May…

Cycling

Casquette Live at the London Bike Show - A Celebration of the Best of Women’s Cycling

Casquette Live's women specific programme – created and curated by Casquette media and magazine - will have its own stage within the London Bike Show, showcasing a diverse range of…
February 15, 2019

Casquette Live at the London Bike Show - A Celebration of the Best of Women’s…

Casquette Live's women specific programme – created and curated by Casquette media and magazine -…

Skiing

The World Freeride Tour lands in Austria - Where Safety is the priority

Austria has probably received the most snow in Europe this winter- and its perhaps fitting that the first European round of the Freeride World Tour was launched today in Fieberbrunn…

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February 22, 2019

The World Freeride Tour lands in Austria - Where Safety is the priority

Austria has probably received the most snow in Europe this winter- and its perhaps fitting…

Trail & Ultra Running

Entries open for UK’s biggest mountain running festival

Places are expected to sell out quickly for three Scottish mountain races that take place this summer. 
January 30, 2019

Entries open for UK’s biggest mountain running festival

Places are expected to sell out quickly for three Scottish mountain races that take place…

Travel

Dometic introduces next generation portable battery for adventurers

Engineered to satisfy outdoor and mobile lifestyles with high electrical demands, The Dometic PLB40 is the lightest and most powerful battery in its category. It allows adventurers to travel further…
January 22, 2019

Dometic introduces next generation portable battery for adventurers

Engineered to satisfy outdoor and mobile lifestyles with high electrical demands, The Dometic PLB40 is…

Latest Review

Doug Scott’s biography of the dramatic first ascent of the Ogre is released as audiobook

Everest legend Doug Scott has released the remarkable story of his and Chris Bonington's first ascent of Pakistan’s Ogre in audiobook format.
February 20, 2019

Doug Scott’s biography of the dramatic first ascent of the Ogre is released as audiobook

Everest legend Doug Scott has released the remarkable story of his and Chris Bonington's first…

Gear News

Robens inflatable yurt spearheads new tent range for adventurous families

The Robens Airventure range is a new concept that addresses the needs of the more adventurous family seeking a choice of inflatable tents that combine performance with practicality.  
February 06, 2019

Robens inflatable yurt spearheads new tent range for adventurous families

The Robens Airventure range is a new concept that addresses the needs of the more…

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…