March 20, 2020

Keswick Mountain Festival postponed for 12 months

Keswick Mountain Festival (KMF) has confirmed that, due to the COVID-19 outbreak, the 2020 event will not go ahead as planned from 15-17 May.

Keswick Mountain Festival postponed for 12 months

Keswick Mountain Festival (KMF) has confirmed that, due to the COVID-19 outbreak, the 2020 event will not go ahead as planned from 15-17 May.
March 04, 2020

Introducing Celtic Routes aimed at bringing Celtic culture, spirit and soul to a new audience.

A cross-Irish Sea set of collaborative counties in Ireland and Wales has formed a partnership to deliver a new tourism heritage project known as the…

Introducing Celtic Routes aimed at bringing Celtic culture, spirit and soul to a new audience.

A cross-Irish Sea set of collaborative counties in Ireland and Wales has formed a partnership to deliver a new tourism heritage project known as the…
March 04, 2020

Women’s Arctic Ice Tall Muck Boots tested and reviewed

Iceland - the land of ice and fire (and more recently months, hurricaine winds and slush). Jessie Leong went to the ice caps of Langjökull…

Women’s Arctic Ice Tall Muck Boots tested and reviewed

Iceland - the land of ice and fire (and more recently months, hurricaine winds and slush). Jessie Leong went to the ice caps of Langjökull…
December 22, 2019

Skin Up to and Ski Off the Cairngorm

For a while now I have wanted to ski tour, finally I managed to get the gear together to be able to! So I headed…

Skin Up to and Ski Off the Cairngorm

For a while now I have wanted to ski tour, finally I managed to get the gear together to be able to! So I headed…
October 29, 2019

Project Possible completed as Nims summits 14th 8000er in 190 days

At 8:58 am on 29th October 2019, Nirmal Purja, a 36 year old Nepali born ex UK Special Services soldier, stood at 8,027m above sea…

Project Possible completed as Nims summits 14th 8000er in 190 days

At 8:58 am on 29th October 2019, Nirmal Purja, a 36 year old Nepali born ex UK Special Services soldier, stood at 8,027m above sea…

Adventure

Introducing Celtic Routes aimed at bringing Celtic culture, spirit and soul to a new audience.

A cross-Irish Sea set of collaborative counties in Ireland and Wales has formed a partnership to deliver a new tourism heritage project known as the ‘Celtic Routes’, aimed at bringing…
March 04, 2020

Introducing Celtic Routes aimed at bringing Celtic culture, spirit and soul to a new audience.

A cross-Irish Sea set of collaborative counties in Ireland and Wales has formed a partnership…

Climbing & Mountaineering

Chombu wins again but Mick Fowler proves his point

Mick Fowler and Victor Saunders have returned to the UK after being repelled for a second time this year by the still unclimbed 6,362m Himalayan mountain Chombu.
November 11, 2019

Chombu wins again but Mick Fowler proves his point

Mick Fowler and Victor Saunders have returned to the UK after being repelled for a…

Cycling

Indik8a : Tested and Reviewed

Let me state from the start. I don't believe there is a war on our roads. I don't believe that most drivers are out to get us. Yes there are…
March 11, 2020

Indik8a : Tested and Reviewed

Let me state from the start. I don't believe there is a war on our…

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

Zone3 RX3 Medical Grade Compression Tights: Tested and Reviewed

I've never seen the attraction of running. When I first tried it to enter a duathlon, my fitness from riding made me go too far too soon and I had…
March 25, 2020

Zone3 RX3 Medical Grade Compression Tights: Tested and Reviewed

I've never seen the attraction of running. When I first tried it to enter a…

Travel

New guide puts visitors on the right track in Innsbruck

Visitors to Innsbruck this summer will be among the first to experience the city in a different light and explore the hidden gems that the Capital of the Alps has…
June 12, 2019

New guide puts visitors on the right track in Innsbruck

Visitors to Innsbruck this summer will be among the first to experience the city in…

Latest Review

Zone3 RX3 Medical Grade Compression Tights: Tested and Reviewed

I've never seen the attraction of running. When I first tried it to enter a duathlon, my fitness from riding made me go too far too soon and I had…
March 25, 2020

Zone3 RX3 Medical Grade Compression Tights: Tested and Reviewed

I've never seen the attraction of running. When I first tried it to enter a…

Gear News

Reima Launches AI-Driven Weather App to Make Dressing Kids Easier

Reima, the Finland-based premium brand for kids’ active wear, has launched its first weather-based mobile app. Using the free app, parents can quickly and clearly see how to dress children…
February 27, 2020

Reima Launches AI-Driven Weather App to Make Dressing Kids Easier

Reima, the Finland-based premium brand for kids’ active wear, has launched its first weather-based mobile…

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…