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Daring Deeds

27 04 2017

The Red Gold
Rich in oil, single pumps dotted around sucking out the black gold. But there's other gold to be found

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02 04 2017

Jelly legs and jaffa cakes - Trail Quest Spring Series 2017
I learnt a few valuable lessons in my first attempt at a trail running event

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30 03 2017

What to do next
Figuring out what follows a big run it was time to face some old fears

24 03 2017

Life on the Broken Road Part 3
Enjoying the gap between points A to B, snapshots from life on the Broken Road.

22 03 2017

Cold Water Surf
Early mornings, murky days. Watching people take to the cold water chasing waves

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27 04 2017

Reality Checks and Countryside Cravings
From city life to climbing on the continent, Hati tells us what she was up to before Alpkit

19 04 2017

A Boulder Construction
Making up our UK bouldering mats to take a hammering

17 04 2017

Alpkit Hathersage
From online to bricks and mortar is not really such a shift in identity after all, it's still just us

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12 04 2017

Cycle Layering
Wherever you ride a proper clothing system can make a big difference.

24 03 2017

Weekend Warrior days are history
From Canadian mountains to Cambridgeshire flatlands, Rowan tells us how his love for the outdoors developed

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13 03 2017

New Griffon hooded mid layer
The perfect layer for spring and summer evenings.

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06 03 2017

Sonder Bikes Camino AL
The Sonder Camino is arguably the most versatile bike in the Sonder Bikes range.

24 01 2017

2 new Sonder bikes
Transmitter gets a carbon brother and in comes the fully rigid Frontier

03 11 2016

The new Definition waterproof jacket
The Definition is our top of the range waterproof that can handle whatever you want to throw at it, but what's with 12 years in the making?

01 11 2016

Seat pack developments
New out of the factory, our expedition seat pack and a lighter, smaller Koala for bikes with less clearance

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27 04 2017

Job: Marketing and Events Co-ordinator
We have a packed events calendar and a busy marketing team that need another pair of hands

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26 04 2017

A Hathersage weekend
A weekend to kick start our new Alpkit flagship store

Nature Discovery Centre
23 04 2017

Nature Memories Café
Providing a dedicated café morning for those suffering the effects of dementia

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18 04 2017

Store Heroes Needed for our second store
We are looking for amazing people to work in our Lake District store

Alpkit Hathersage
14 04 2017

Alpkit Hathersage Store now open
We have opened our first store in Hathersage

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