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A tribute to our timeless 'Friday Matinee' feature which has now officially changed name. RIP.

No Sleep Till Bakewell: Full Video - Original Wide Boyz Tom Randall and Pete Whittaker took on a serious mission when they took on the task of climbing every Brown-Whillans route in the east and west gritstone guidebooks in 24 hours running or at least walking between the crags. Brutal climbing, almost a ...  Continue reading

Tom Randall and Pete Whittaker take on 125 rock routes and 22 miles of running between them in under 24 hours - epic!

No Sleep Till Bakewell - Full Video

Original Wide Boyz Tom Randall and Pete Whittaker took on a serious mission when they took on the task of climbing every Brown-Whillans route in the east and west gritstone guidebooks in 24 hours running or at least walking between the crags. Brutal climbing, almost ...  Continue reading

The chilling moment when a Belfast man skied directly into a French Alps crevasse

Video - Man Survives 60 Foot Fall Into French Alps Crevasse

A young Belfast man is giving up his job in Northern Ireland to work in a French ski resort, even though he was almost killed there earlier this year after he skied straight into a crevasse.

Video footage has now been released ...  Continue reading

Excellent blog piece on Why Women Need To Go To The Mountains With Other Women

Why Gurlz Are Going It Alone Outdoors

Interesting blog piece over on the Teton Gravity Research site titled 8 Reasons Why Women Need To Go To The Mountains With Other Women - the gist of it is that begin outdoors in a mixed group is great, but equally women, girls, gurlz, chicks or ...  Continue reading

Guardian carries report from Israeli trekker caught in the Annapurna Circuit blizzard.

Nepal Trekking Tragedy - Firsthand Report

It's becoming clear that the 12 deaths reported in the initial aftermath of unseasonal blizzards in Nepal which hit the Annapurna region in particular, were just an initial estimate with reports now suggesting that upwards of 29 people, both Nepalese nationals and trekkers have died.

The Guardian's ...  Continue reading

The Monowalker is a versatile hiking and biking trailer that takes over 50% of the load off your back.

Meet The Monowalker Hiking Trailer...

Every so often people send us e-mails and releases about stuff that, on the face of it, is just a teensy bit mad. I reckon the Monowalker falls pretty much into that category. In short, it's a modular trailer that can be used either single or double-wheeled ...  Continue reading

In this week's list of outdoor videos we have an interesting look into large format photography

Ridge Ride #1 Returns: Brecon Beacons | GoPro Chest Mount MTB - The first Ridge ridden in the Ridge Ride Series set in the Black Mountains range in the Brecon Beacons National Park, Wales. The rider goes to the Pen Y Manllwyn summit next to Waun Fach, before riding all the way ...  Continue reading

See how Danny MacAskill's film, The Ridge, was made in this BBC Scotland documentary.

The Inn Pinn By Bike On iPlayer Now

If you were amazed by Danny MacAskill's latest viral sensation, The Ridge, which shows the Scottish mountain biker riding along Skye's Cuillin Ridge, you might just want to put aside 30 minutes to watch the BBC Scotland documentary, Danny MacAskill - Riding The ...  Continue reading

In this week's selection of outdoors videos we bring you a couple of really inspiring individual stories

Extreme Toys | MTB & BMX | Playmobil StopMotion - This is blooming brilliant. What these guys can do with a digital camera and a little plastic man is pretty special and actually quite inspiring, in an odd way, to get out on the bike.

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The latest Terry Abraham film is out shortly, check out

Backpacking In The Lakes With Chris Townsend - Trailer

The Terry Abraham fella has a new film due out shortly, Backpacking In The Lakes With Chris Townsend and the trailer is hot off the digital presses, or whatever trailers come off… Chris, is both the owner of one of the definitive outdoor ...  Continue reading

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