March 15, 2021

Storm Premium Eco Friendly Apparel Care Kit tested and reviewed

There are few products, beyond socks, that fill my inbox than cleaning and re-proofing products, and there's probably no outdoor gear category that benefits so much from brand familiarity.
August 19, 2020

Coffee on camp - a Rave review

Coffe's like beer, it's serious business when you're camping. Between the size of the grind, the length of the brew and the method of brewing the permutations go into the…
July 28, 2020

Nikwax Cycling Kit: Tested and Reviewed

I'll be honest. I'm getting frustrated. People go and spend a couple of hundred quid on a piece of kit and then either don't bother to do the little bit…
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 up friends and arranging climbing sessions on the local Gritstone crags, a product test of…
May 18, 2020

Canyon Pathlite SL 7.0: Tested and Reviewed

Cycling is my preferred way of getting fit. It's also my preferred way of keeping fit. Face it I just love cycling. I've got 8 or is it 9 bikes?…
October 10, 2019

Maru Cosmic Dust Pacer jammers tested and reviewed

Open water and "wild" swimming are becoming increasingly popular both as stand alone activities and as part of duathlons and triathlons.
August 11, 2019

Nikwax Base Fresh : Tested and Reviewed

I seem to spend half my life extolling the virtues of using the right stuff in cleaning and maintaing kit. Why spend hundreds of quid on a super technical, space…