August 04, 2020

Dragon’s Back Race gets longer and tougher with sixth day and Cardiff Castle finish

Organisers of the legendary Dragon’s Back Race® have announced plans to add an extra day to the 2021 edition of the race.

Dragon’s Back Race gets longer and tougher with sixth day and Cardiff Castle finish

Organisers of the legendary Dragon’s Back Race® have announced plans to add an extra day to the 2021 edition of the race.
August 04, 2020

Commute to the glacier – surviving Icelandic winter pre lockdown

What makes it possible for the human mind able to view past memories and forget the pain of the cold and temporal feelings of sadness…

Commute to the glacier – surviving Icelandic winter pre lockdown

What makes it possible for the human mind able to view past memories and forget the pain of the cold and temporal feelings of sadness…
July 27, 2020

Damian Hall sets new Pennine Way FKT, litter-picking along the route.

Top ultramarathon runner Damian Hall has set a new record time for the 268-mile Pennine Way – while also cleaning the trail of litter at…

Damian Hall sets new Pennine Way FKT, litter-picking along the route.

Top ultramarathon runner Damian Hall has set a new record time for the 268-mile Pennine Way – while also cleaning the trail of litter at…
July 14, 2020

First steps back to normality, Morzine post-lockdown

Now that we can travel in either direction between the UK countries such as France, Italy and Spain without having to self-isolate afterwards, we can…

First steps back to normality, Morzine post-lockdown

Now that we can travel in either direction between the UK countries such as France, Italy and Spain without having to self-isolate afterwards, we can…
July 13, 2020

Sabrina Verjee becomes 1st woman to complete continuous Wainwrights round.

Sabrina Verjee has succeeded in completing a continuous round of the Wainwrights.

Sabrina Verjee becomes 1st woman to complete continuous Wainwrights round.

Sabrina Verjee has succeeded in completing a continuous round of the Wainwrights.

Adventure

Commute to the glacier – surviving Icelandic winter pre lockdown

What makes it possible for the human mind able to view past memories and forget the pain of the cold and temporal feelings of sadness and make homesickness fade?
August 04, 2020

Commute to the glacier – surviving Icelandic winter pre lockdown

What makes it possible for the human mind able to view past memories and forget…

Climbing & Mountaineering

Reviewing Black Diamond Solution vs Technician Women’s fit Harness – in a time of lockdown…

October 2019: As an avid Trad climber, who spent every spare window of time calling up friends and arranging climbing sessions on the local Gritstone crags, a product test of…
July 13, 2020

Reviewing Black Diamond Solution vs Technician Women’s fit Harness – in a time of lockdown…

October 2019: As an avid Trad climber, who spent every spare window of time calling…

Cycling

New Date and Format for RideLondon in 2021

London Marathon Events (LME) is currently working with the Mayor of London and Transport for London (TfL) on the format of the RideLondon event for 2021. The 2020 event, which…
July 29, 2020

New Date and Format for RideLondon in 2021

London Marathon Events (LME) is currently working with the Mayor of London and Transport for…

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

Dragon’s Back Race gets longer and tougher with sixth day and Cardiff Castle finish

Organisers of the legendary Dragon’s Back Race® have announced plans to add an extra day to the 2021 edition of the race.
August 04, 2020

Dragon’s Back Race gets longer and tougher with sixth day and Cardiff Castle finish

Organisers of the legendary Dragon’s Back Race® have announced plans to add an extra day…

Travel

First steps back to normality, Morzine post-lockdown

Now that we can travel in either direction between the UK countries such as France, Italy and Spain without having to self-isolate afterwards, we can finally enjoy some of the…
July 14, 2020

First steps back to normality, Morzine post-lockdown

Now that we can travel in either direction between the UK countries such as France,…

Latest Review

Arc’teryx Gamma SL Hoody tested and reviewed

The Arc’teryx Gamma SL Hoody is the Canadian company's latest offering in the Gamma range and there's no doubt what the SL in the name means. If LT means light…
August 05, 2020

Arc’teryx Gamma SL Hoody tested and reviewed

The Arc’teryx Gamma SL Hoody is the Canadian company's latest offering in the Gamma range…

Gear News

New for Spring/Summer Marmot’s Keele Peak Jacket with Pertex Shield Pro

Press Release Marmot’s new Keele Peak Jacket, for men and women, is ideal for those heading out on the hills or mountains and wanting a lightweight (360g) waterproof, windproof and…
April 15, 2020

New for Spring/Summer Marmot’s Keele Peak Jacket with Pertex Shield Pro

Press Release Marmot’s new Keele Peak Jacket, for men and women, is ideal for those…

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…