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Daring Deeds

© Teuchters on Tour
18 09 2018

Teuchters on Tour
Lessons learned so far: Cycle touring back home to Scotland from northern Norway and raising money for the Alpkit Foundation

Jeremy Cohen
06 09 2018

Langtang Himalayan Marathon
Running miles in the Langtang region of Nepal, finding the environment was far from dead

Anna Wells
22 08 2018

Five thousand metres of vertical joy
Two amazing big days in the Alps with stunning sunrises and blue skies

© Ramon Marin
21 08 2018

Against The Ebbing Tide
Injury doesn't have to mean a pause in adventure, Ramon has spent this summer "recovery" climbing.

Anna Wells
17 08 2018

Photo perfect
A stunning few weeks in the Alps has given plenty of perfect pictures, but with a blurred edge

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© Alpkit
21 08 2018

Supporting the Silk Road Race
Marketing man Dan talks endurance cycling events, Alpkiteers and dot-watching

Take a hike
10 08 2018

Take a hike
Trekking poles can help reduce fatigue when you are out walking, all the better for getting you walking further, for longer

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23 07 2018

The Who’s Who of Backpacks
Introducing our 5 new packs - who are they, what are they for, and which one is best for your activities?

© Alpkit
25 06 2018

A Lake District Guide to Hike-A-Biking
Carrying your bike up a Lakeland mountain? Really? Hike-a-biking gives you access to some of the Lakelands best downhill riding, local guide and store hero, Lucy, explains how to do it safely

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22 06 2018

Now is the Time to Swim
Share in the joy and adventure of swimming outdoors with these tips and inspiration from our Alpkiteers: the whys, hows, and wheres of wild swimming...

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19 09 2018

Keeshond Hybrid Fleece
Ronnie tells us how high loft + grid fleece = a hybrid jacket for the ultimate warmth, breathability, and the snuggle factor

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18 07 2018

Bags more packs in our range
The cat's out of the bag! Well, sort of anyway... (last pun, we promise!). Product Designer Ronnie gives us the inside story on our new range of backpacks

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30 05 2018

Gripping Developments
After months of walking round HQ measuring people’s hands, the design team finally spill the beans on the development of our new glove range

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04 05 2018

New UK-Made Bike Luggage Range
New developments in our UK-made bikepacking luggage (including the new Exo-Rail), direct from our product team!

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15 03 2018

Light, Strong, Simple: the Oryx Backpack
A 500 g, 35 L alpine climbing pack for £75? Are we mad? Well, we like to call it innovative. Here's Nick with the designer's story behind the fast and light Oryx...

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Bridge Collective
19 09 2018

Valuing time with others
Organising a woodland weekend for members of a mental health peer support project.

17 09 2018

Erb’s Palsy Group Go Climbing
The EPG give children with Erb's Palsy an introduction to climbing and caving on their annual fun day for affected families

10 09 2018

(Less than) 3 weeks ‘til the Big Shakeout!
Are tickets still on sale? What beers did you get? Where’s my ticket? And other burning questions…

05 09 2018

Accessible Adventure
Win a weekend at the fabulous Alpkit Big Shakeout festival at the wonderful accessible Woodlands Lodge.

23 08 2018

Wanted: Factory Assistant
We're looking for someone to give us a helping hand in the Alpkit factory

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