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Review: Kathmandu Zeolite Active (Shell) Jacket

Review: Kathmandu Zeolite Active (Shell) Jacket

Ticking all possible boxes for race mandatory gear (NGX: windproof, waterproof & breathable), this Nylon jacket at “170 grams” (size...

Review: Patagonia Nano-Air Jacket

Review: Patagonia Nano-Air Jacket

If you’ve read “Let My People Go Surfing” by Yvon Chouinard you know the philosophy behind the Patagonia brand is pure(/they...

Coastal High 50 Trail Run/Ultra Marathon [Race Report]

Pre-Spiel: If you are going to do a 50 kilometer run it might as well be a good one. The...

Hells Bells 2017 24 Hour Adventure Race [Race Report]

Pre Spiel: With a callup from Chief Tiger Trevor Mullins it was nice to be offered a spot in his...

Northern Spain: Segovia, Santiago, Cudillero, Valladolid & Avila

Pre and post the Raid Gallaecia race, we darted around to taste just a bit of what the region has to offer....

ARWS Raid Gallaecia (Spain) 2017 Adventure Race [Race Report]

Pre Spiel: It was a delight to hear that my 2015 XPD team mate Ahmed was keen to race again,...

South Africa

Launching from Cape Town as the first taste of Africa.

China – A Quick  Dart Around The West & Central Region

China – A Quick Dart Around The West & Central Region

Uyghur high country and classic silk road history

ARWS Xtrail Expedition Altay (China) 2016 Adventure Race [Race Report]

Pre-Spiel: This was a unique opportunity – when it was announced the ARWS was looking at accepting China’s Xtrail Expedition...

Nepal – Annapurna Circuit & Base Camp (Via Intrepid Express!)

Pre-Speil: Weeks of trekking Annapurna Circuit & Base Camp (ABC) is hardly an express! Express is used in several forms here, as it’s...

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