I had often visited Decathlon stores when on holiday in France and had always been impressed by their range of sporting equipment. Their own brand clothing seems especially popular over there, so when Decathlon-UK offered MyOutdoors a collection of their latest trail running gear to test, I was more than happy to volunteer my services.
The organisers of Keswick Mountain Festival (KMF) have announced that iconic 80s band Big Country will headline this year’s live music line-up on the Subaru Stage.
A three-man, British expedition team has set a new speed record for an unsupported crossing the world's largest (by volume) freshwater lake, Siberia's Lake Baikal.
The 50th Anniversary of the OMM was a huge success in the Lake District. Brutal conditions tested the competitors maintaining the OMMs’ legendary reputation.
Lakeland Revival will be taking place for the ﬁfth year running in the stunning Lake District National Park from 5th May to 31st August, 2018.
When it comes to selecting an insulated jacket it makes sense to have a look how insulation it works and with just a basic grasp of the essential principles you'll be able to make sense of the bewildering array of fill powers and fillings that face you.
To sum up your life in just one minute for each year is pushing the limits of precis, but to achieve it for a life as significant and headline grabbing as Sir Chris Bonington's is an almost impossible task. I say almost impossible because in Bonington - Mountaineer (My Life Story) Brian Hall and Keith Partridge have produced a biopic of lasting, historical, importance.
The story of a climber who takes a big fall in the Alps and his fight to return to the climb that almost killed him it said. Oh Great, you think; another wannabe Joe Simpson, just what we need. Believe me you couldn't be any more wrong if that's what you think.
Usually I prefer to wait at least hundred miles before putting pen to paper on a pair of running shoes. However, with a lot of excitement in the press and on social me- dia about the new Graphene range from Inov-8, I thought I would share my initial thoughts after a few weeks running in the new Inov-8 TERRAULTA G 260 Graphene.
With the 2018/19 UIAA ice climbing Combined World Championships kicking off in Moscow the GB Ice Climbing Team is in a state of chaos, with suspensions, funding issues and serious communication problems.