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 behind you.’
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 chilling feeling that summer is…
August 01, 2018

Vauxhall Mokka X - an SUV at home in the outdoors?

It was the run-up to Sheffield Adventure Film Festival and I was going through the annual struggle of how to fit everything in one vehicle for a week of mixing…
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 Highlands to take part in…
August 23, 2018

Transitory moments - 10 years on from spinal surgery

It's almost a year since I found myself sat in Zermatt YHA, posting to social media that it was probably my last press trip. While the images showed spectacular views…
June 13, 2018

Summer hiking in the Alps with the Swiss Travel System

In September 2017, My Outdoors was lucky enough to be invited by Swiss Tourism on a press trip showcasing hiking through different regions of Switzerland using the World famous Swiss public…
May 09, 2018

Running the Ultra Tour of Arran 2018 - Ward Linney

This April saw the inaugural running of the Ultra Tour of Arran, a two-day ultramarathon event organised by Rat Race. This comprised of two 30-mile races on consecutive days, starting…