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Ever wondered how winter gloves keep your hands warm and dry? All is revealed...

Technology Of A Winter Glove - Video

You're in a -10 blizzard in the Scottish wilderness, but somehow your hands are still completely warm and dry - how is this possible?

A good pair of winter gloves are essential for keeping your extremities warm, which is why the aptly named brand Extremities has ...  Continue reading

Two of Mountain Equipment's brand ambassadors explain the joys of winter climbing in Scotland.

Winter Climbing In Scotland Film - Video

The film entitled 'All Roads Lead To Scotland' follows two of Mountain Equipment's brand ambassadors Nick Bullock and Tim Neil who first met on their Mountain Leader assessment course in Glen Coe, Scotland.

With Nick known as 'Uncle Nick' to Tim's kids in Wales, the film ...  Continue reading

If you were unsure of Norway's beauty then take a look at this...

Steve Peat's 'Cheers' mountain bike film - Video

Legendary mountain biker Steve Peat rides the untouched trails of the Lofoten Islands in Norway, while explaining just what mountain biking means to him.

With over 25 years of professional racing under his belt, Steve believes he owes everything to this two-wheeled way of life ...  Continue reading

An unbelievable 500m slacklining world record included in this week's top outdoor video selection.

Across The Sky - a world record slackline in the Utah desert

On November 15, 2015 Théo Sanson walked nearly 500 meters on a slackline rigged from The Rectory to Castleton Tower in Castle Valley, Utah - likely a new world record. Rigging the line is perhaps as significant a feat as ...  Continue reading

New version of Gore-Tex Active out in December claims to be bead permanently, and be the lightest and more breathable Gore-Tex ever.

New Gore-Tex Fabric Has Permanent Beading - Video

Interesting announcement from the guys at Gore-Tex with the laugh, 'as early as this December' of a new version of Gore-Tex Active which features what the brand is calling 'a permanent beading surface' and is claimed to be 'the lightest and most breathable GORE-TEX® product ...  Continue reading

Tom Randall tackles arguably the hardest limestone route in the Peak on Ilam Rock.

Tom Randall 'The Final Round' - Video

Greenery and dry rock for a bit of summer nostalgia on a stormy Friday morning. This is a short film about Rab-sponsored climber Tom Randall - him of Wideboyz notoriety - tackling The Final Round, possibly the hardest limestone route in the Peak on Ilam ...  Continue reading

Final instalment of the American brand's video series exploring the world of backcountry skiing.

Black Diamond: BDTV - Episode 3: A Simple Machine - Backcountry Skiing 

The final instalment of Black Diamond's BDTV series was launched this week called A Simple Machine - a video short exploring the world of backcountry skiing. 

The film focuses on the La Grave cablecar - an icon of big-mountain ...  Continue reading

Sherpa Adventure Gear ambassadors talk about their love for the Scottish mountains.

Kenton Cool Explores Scotland - Video

Sherpa Adventure Gear ambassadors Kenton Cool, Neil Gresham and Heather Geluk tell us just what the Scottish mountains mean to them as world-leading alpinists and mountaineers. 

The three adventurers have scaled the the world's tallest mountains but, as they explain, there's just something unique about Scotland that ...  Continue reading

British daredevil James Kingston free solo climbs one of the world's most iconic structures.

Free Climbing The Eiffel Tower - Video

Whether you're deeply intrigued, awe-inspired or bemused by what young British adventurer James Kingston does, there's no doubt he's quite a talent. 

Over the past decade the free runner from Southampton, who's still just 24 years old, snapped free of the restrictive educational system to follow ...  Continue reading

Filmed using the latest adventure camera technology, this movie brings mountain biking to life.

TomTom Bandit - Darklight mountain bike movie

Earlier this year, the global leaders in GPS and navigation released its latest action camera gizmo called the TomTom Bandit.

The device which is said to make sharing and editing action movies easy, is used by Sweetgrass Productions in its epic ...  Continue reading

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