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Daring Deeds

12 02 2019

The Inaugural Tour of the Sonder Santiago
What better way to test the new Sonder Santiago than a bike tour around Wales...

11 02 2019

The Islands of Faroe-way: Part 2
Last year, Mel Nicholls headed on an epic adventure to the Faroe Islands. This is part 2 of her story...

09 02 2019

An adventure in kindness
The highs and lows of a 2500 km cycle adventure

08 02 2019

The Magic of the Valley Blanche
Anna's been making the most of living in Chamonix this ski season

07 02 2019

The Islands of Faroe-way: Part 1
Last year, Mel Nicholls headed on an epic adventure to the Faroe Islands. This is part 1 of her story...

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Spotlight

15 02 2019

How to boulder like a pro…
We asked our expert Alpkiteers about their top training techniques for bouldering

11 02 2019

How to choose a Bouldering Pad
What do you need to consider when shopping for a bouldering pad? Here are the Alpkit team's top buying tips!

08 02 2019

Where to Climb in the Peak District
You can't visit the Peak District without making the most of the wealth of world-class climbing; to make sure you don't miss on this opportunity, we've done an team poll to find a few favourites

06 02 2019

Top Ten Things to Take Out on the Hills This Winter
We asked Tom Ripley for his top 10 pieces of kit that he doesn't leave home without

31 01 2019

Top Tips for Winter Climbing
Alpkiteer Ramon Marin lets us in on his top tips for some successful winter climbing

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Develop

11 02 2019

Our New Bouldering Pads
We've redesigned our UK-made bouldering mats! Our UK factory designer, Hebe, talks us through the changes

25 01 2019

How often do you wash your socks?
Customer Support Manager, Ashleigh, went out to the Performance Days Functional Fabric Fair in Munich to talk about reducing water consumption through clothing choice, here's the low-down

22 10 2018

The scoop on softshell
Ronnie gives us the inside story on why and how we developed the new softshell Resolute Jacket and Ardent Trousers

18 10 2018

The Squalline Story
Gabe on the twists and turns of developing the Squalline jacket, our new showerproof, packable run/ride shell, made for UK conditions

26 09 2018

Illuminating our Head Torch Development
We're on a mission to extend the summer. Step 1: develop a new range of head torches to brighten up the evenings. Rowan from the design team tells us more.

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News

15 02 2019

Alpkit Keswick Official Opening
Help us celebrate the official opening of Alpkit Keswick!

15 02 2019

Ala Archa 2018
With the help of the Alpkit Foundation, a team of Sheffield University students headed to Kyrgyzstan to study the effects of climate change on their glaciers

12 02 2019

Postage update
We are adding postage on small orders to bring you more great smaller products online

12 02 2019

Asparagus Run 2019: Raising Funds for the Alpkit Foundation
Celebrate the start of the Asparagus season and help raise funds for the Alpkit Foundation

07 02 2019

Ocean Revival 2020
Royal Marines raising awareness for the plastic destroying our oceans with an epic row across the North Atlantic.

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