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The Proof of the Pudding

By Alpkit
25, Jul, 2019

The importance of testing your set up when preparing for a trip

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25 07 2019

The Proof of the Pudding
make sure you test your equipment

Alpkit

05 08 2019

A bloody long way North
Pete Whittaker takes of along on his bloody long trip

Pete Whittaker

05 08 2019

Rich and Tom Siepp Pre-Tour Divide ride
Rich and Tom's kit list and pre-amble for their Tour Divide route ride

MiniPips

18 07 2019

The year of the Bob
the film of a year looking for Bob

Ian Palmer

19 06 2019

Highland Trail 550 - 2019
“Its not worth drowning to get free fish and chips” Alan Goldsmith

Stu Taylor

13 06 2019

Five Ben Nevis Ridges in a Day
A new take on some Scottish classics

Anna Wells

03 06 2019

Race Report: 2019 Dragon’s Back Race
Lisa Watson's 2019 Dragons Back Race Report

Alpkit

30 05 2019

Bouldering in Brione
A Day Bouldering in the Tinico Region

Gracie Martin

19 05 2019

Body, Bike, Mind and Me: Part 2
Exploring mindfulness on the Highland Trail 550

Adventure Pedlars

14 05 2019

Body, Bike, Mind and Me
Exploring mindfulness on the Highland Trail 550

Adventure Pedlars

10 05 2019

Reccying The Dales Divide
The first one round the Dales Divide

Stu Taylor

02 05 2019

Fuelled by the Honey Sandwich
Ian Palmer prepares for the big day

Ian Palmer

25 04 2019

Lisbon to Malaga: A Bikepacking Adventure
Bikepacking from Lisbon to Malaga

Steve Bate

24 04 2019

Running the Wainwrights
Making the most of local fells

Ian Palmer

17 04 2019

The Beast
A custom Titanium Fat Bike care of Sonder Bikes

Steve Bate

17 04 2019

Unexpected turns and hidden talents
Finding new paths when life takes an unexpected turn

AK Support

Somewhere in Brecon
11 04 2019

Adventures by Land & Sea
Weekend Adventures by Land and Sea.

AK Support

03 04 2019

A Hill In Holland
Everesting.. In the Netherlands of all places

MiniPips

28 03 2019

The Mongol 100 Fat Bike Trip
100 miles across Lake Khövsgöl in Mongolia

AK Support

26 03 2019

Everesting
Rich Seipp talks Everesting

MiniPips

11 03 2019

Mountaineering in Bolivia
Climbing Pequeño Alpamayo

Ronnie Legg

04 03 2019

Senja Frozen Wonderland
Winter climbing in Norway

Ramon Marin

27 02 2019

Serra da Estrela - Our Backyard
Daniela & Paulo tell us about their local haunts

Daniela and Paulo

25 02 2019

Ice climbing, head spanners, chamois and Cogne
Scott heads to Cogne for Ice Fest 2019

Scott Swalling

19 02 2019

Bouldering at Fairhead
Rob Hunter tells us about bouldering at Fairhead

AK Guest

19 02 2019

Lap of England
Customer Story

AK Support

12 02 2019

The Inaugural Tour of the Sonder Santiago
Grace and Rich take Sonder Satiagos on a Welsh tour

Alpkit

11 02 2019

The Islands of Faroe-way: Part 2
Part 2 of Mel's handcycling adventure

Mel Nicholls

09 02 2019

An adventure in kindness
Customer Story

AK Support

08 02 2019

The Magic of the Valley Blanche
Anna Wells is making the most of the ski season

Anna Wells

07 02 2019

The Islands of Faroe-way: Part 1
Alpkiteer Mel Nicholls prepares for a Faroe Islands adventure

Mel Nicholls

05 02 2019

Forecast is Misti - part 2
Taking on the El Misti Sky Race

Johnny Parsons

01 02 2019

35 minutes in the Irish Sea
Customer Story

Ashleigh Naysmith

29 01 2019

Scratch & Win
Ramon heads North for some winter climbing training

Ramon Marin

26 01 2019

Huffing and Puffing: Strathpuffer Part 2
Pete let's us in on his Strathpuffer experience

Adventure Pedlars

25 01 2019

Huffing and Puffing: Strathpuffer Part 1
Neil Cottam tells his tale from Strathpuffer 2019

Neil Cottam

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