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The Beast

By Steve Bate
17, Apr, 2019

Steve tells us all about his new, shiny, custom titanium fat bike

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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


28 03 2019

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

AK Support

26 03 2019

Rich Seipp talks Everesting


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


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

18 01 2019

Forecast is Misti - part 1
heading to the El Misti Sky Race

Johnny Parsons

02 01 2019

Après-adventure training interview
Bikepacking training review with some of the Alpkit team

Ashleigh Naysmith

01 01 2019

Day Trip up the ‘Big Hill’
Rachael Crewesmith takes the Signal Ti for a spin

Rachael Crewesmith

19 12 2018

Himalayan Adventures: Part 3
Not everything goes to plan in the Himalayas

Daniela and Paulo

18 12 2018

Third Time Lucky: Soloing the Aiguille de Moine
Anna Wells takes a break at 3412m

Anna Wells

13 12 2018

Himalayan Adventures: Shan-Ri - Part 2
Part 2 of Paulo's search for a virgin summit

Daniela and Paulo

11 12 2018

Alpkit Camino Ti making things possible
Customer Story

Ashleigh Naysmith

06 12 2018

Himalayan Adventures: Shan-Ri - Part 1
Seeking virgin summits in the Himalayas

Daniela and Paulo

Chasing The Frog
23 11 2018

Chasing The Frog
Dan Duxbury attempts the Frog Graham


21 11 2018

24 Hours of Awful
Swapping the MTB for a pair of running shoes

Ian Palmer

17 11 2018

Ant and The Whale
A mountain journal short on Ian Almond

Dom Bush

30 10 2018

Wild About Argyll
Bikepacking the Wild About Argyll trail

Steve Bate

30 10 2018

A Serious Undertaking
A stormy start to a Cairngorm loop

Joe Beaumont

22 10 2018

16 National Marathons
16 Marathons, 16 days, 16 UK National Parks


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