Chris Packham adds a new string to his creative bow following his younger sister, international fashion designer Jenny Packham, with the launch of his own clothing range.
Slowly, I begin to submerge my bikini clad body into the icy pool below- a secret dipping spot in the Shropshire Hills. Feeling like a child again..… I brace myself for the cold to sweep across me, then flay around in the water, moving my limps like a frog in a blender, as fast as possible to generate some heat.
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 chilling feeling that summer is gone and all you’re left with is the memories of dusty trails, evening rides and the need for sun cream.
World-leading battery manufacturer GP Batteries UK (GP) has donated its handheld torches, new headtorches and rechargeable batteries to Bowland Pennine Mountain Rescue Team; helping the charity to continue to effectively carry out its vital work and save lives.
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.
inov-8 is launching a revolutionary world-first in the sports footwear market following a unique collaboration with scientific experts.
For the first time ever, runners are being given the opportunity to race down the world’s toughest ski slope.
The world’s first-ever sports shoes to utilise graphene – the strongest material on the planet – have been unveiled by British brand inov-8.
Mountain runners Kilian Jornet and Tove Alexandersson took gold for Spain and Sweden in the SKY 2018 Skyrunning World Championships this weekend.
Over the past couple of years Jottnar have released a bespoke range of garments for the winter sports enthusiast. For those not aware of Jottnar (where have you been), the two founders pedigree stems from the British military. In their career as Mountain Leaders in the Royal Marines, they found themselves in a tent in Norway coming up with the Jottnar vision. Their passion for the outdoors goes far beyond their working life, Tommy Kelly, co-founder, recently got back from a paddling break in the north west of Scotland. My guess would be this was pitched as research and development, however, the outdoors is in Jottnar’s DNA.