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We bring you some cracking outdoors videos to inspire you over the Easter break

The Running Connection - Running is the most basic way of exercising imagineable. Fast. Simple. Quiet. Meditative. If you think it's not your thing then watch this video for inspiration.

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A new adventure magazine that's a bit different.

Sidetracked - A New Magazine, Really!

First thing, this isn't a review, though I might well write one somewhere down the line. It's more of what forum folk call a Public Service Announcement to say that there's a new magazine on the block. It's called Sidetracked and it is, for want of a ...  Continue reading

Time to drag those shorts out of hibernation...

Spring Is… Watching Mud Dry

I guess everyone has their own take on spring - longer days, the advent of shorts, flattened bunnies on the roads of the Yorkshire Dales - but for me, spring is watching mud dry.

I mean, I get the shorts thing too, I have a 'unilateral declaration of ...  Continue reading

This week's pick of outdoor and adventure videos, from mountain bikes via stunts to scrambling and more.

'North' - A Peak District MTB Video

North by Tom Richards premiered at the recent Sheffield Adventure Film Festival, where it landed the bronze medal in the  Steve Peat Best Bike Film category. We featured it yesterday, but it's an ace watch and quite different from the usual stuff, not least because it's shot ...  Continue reading

Full version of Sheffieldcentric mountain biking video North, which premiered at this year's ShAFF.

'North' - A Peak District MTB Video

North by Tom Richards premiered at the recent Sheffield Adventure Film Festival, where it landed the bronze medal in the  Steve Peat Best Bike Film category. Its set in and around Sheffield and the Peak District and we love it for its sheer Britishness in a genre ...  Continue reading

Derby MRT gets with the plastic building blocks and you can meet them this weekend...

Meet The Lego Mountain Rescue Team...

There are now eight Mountain Rescue teams in the Peak District with the launch of the new Lego Team created entirely from volunteers - just like the others - and on call 24 hours a day, seven days a week via '999' and the Police...

The Team ...  Continue reading

Our round-up of some of the best recent streaming outdoor and adventure videos for the weekend.

Patagonia Promise

If you've watched the Alastair Lee / Leo Houldoing triumvirate of videos, you may be familiar with American B.A.S.E-jumper and climber Sean 'Stanley' Leary who tragically died in an accident last month. Reel Rock has put the full version of the film online with this tribute:

'In honor of Sean "Stanley" ...  Continue reading

New high tech loGo Jacket allows broadcast professionals to dodge accusations of brand bias.

This just in from the guys at Alpkit - the gist of it is that the company has embraced the latest trend for wearable technology in a subtly different way that reflects our shifting media landscape. Check out the video above for some excellent background on the new loGo Jacket project ...  Continue reading

New Longer Days Are Back campaign welcomes in, well, longer days actually...

The North Face Hijacks Spring!

Quite amused by this - The North Face has launched a new Longer Days Are Back push to welcome spring with the teaser video above; there's more to come on Monday after the clocks rather conveniently go forward giving us an hour of extra evening light.

That's all ...  Continue reading

Sheffield Adventure Film Festival Winners announced before the event as usual - here are a couple to whet your appetite.

ShAFF Winners Announced - Videos!

Sheffield Adventure Film Festival head honcho Matt Heason - we use the term because we know it makes him happy - has announced the winning films for this year's festival in advance as usual. The idea is that audiences get a bit of a steerer as to ...  Continue reading

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