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Our passions: Bouldering | Bikepacking | Drytooling

Daring Deeds

Nicky db1
21 06 2016

Double Bob Graham
Taking on the classic Bob Graham round, twice.

16 06 2016

The Wild West of Lima - part 1
Deepest, darkest Peru, on two wheels... readjusting and finding those wheels

Mycamino 1
14 06 2016

The Camino Report - Part 1
Falling in love with the Camino, I just had to go and meet and bring it home

Trailquesting on sunnier days
26 05 2016

Going on a quest
We've known the guys at Dark and White events for years and have taken part in their excellent Trailquests from the start.

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18 05 2016

South Lakes 100 #Jennride
100 miles of Lake District Mountain Biking on the Sonder Transmitter

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02 06 2016

Catch Nature off Guard
You are never really going to see what nature’s up to, unless you’re prepared to sleep out amongst it.

18 05 2016

Bikepacking what to pack
Dan recently completed the South Lakes 100, 100 miles of Lake District trails, 90% off-road, here's the kit he used.

09 05 2016

Running the coast
Catching up with Elise as she passes the half-way point of her big run around the coast of Britain.

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18 03 2016

Supporting OSS in 2016
Catching the wave of wild swimming in 2016 with the Outdoor Swimming Society

16 03 2016

Just Keep Swimming
Support Hero Connie gets ready for chatting to customers at Manchester Swim Expo '16 and talks about her move in to wild swimming

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15 06 2016

New Swimming Wetsuits
Test samples of Terrapin, a lower buoyancy wetsuit, and Silver Tip, a thermal fleece lined wetsuit, are appearing round the country and due in stock in the autumn

17 05 2016

Bivvy Bag development
Development for our new Alpkit hooped bivvy hit a problem when the new super-light, breathable fabric we were using turned out to be not breathable enough...

Stem Cell bike luggage
20 04 2016

2016 bike luggage dev part 3
The Stem Cell range is expanding to include 4 models

Laika akutian
18 04 2016

Midlayer developments
Coming soon an extended range of versatile mid-layers for all year round use

18 03 2016

2016 bike luggage dev part 2
More UK made bike luggage developments

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24 06 2016

Supporting 16th Teesside Boys Brigade
The 16th Teesside Boys Brigade would like help from the Alpkit Foundation to upgrade their old camping tents

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23 06 2016

Supporting PhD Ecological Research
Helping Alexander, an individual undertaking PhD research for mine restoration in ecology and hydrology

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22 06 2016

Big Shakeout News
The Big Shakeout is fast approaching, and tickets are almost all gone - make sure you book your place as soon as possible!

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22 06 2016

Supporting Penicuik High School
Supporting Penicuik High School's young adults through their John Muir Award, providing nutrition needed for an expedition

21 06 2016

Adventure Fund 2016
Running the Tien Shan, 1000km on foot across the mountainous country of Kyrgyzstan

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