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Daring Deeds

13 12 2018

Himalayan Adventures: Shan-Ri - Part 2
Paulo leads a group to a 6197m unclimbed peak in the Himalayas

11 12 2018

Alpkit Camino Ti making things possible
One man's journey through the Torino Nice Rally on our Sonder Camino Ti

06 12 2018

Himalayan Adventures: Shan-Ri - Part 1
Paulo lead a group to the Himalayas in search of unclimbed peaks

Chasing The Frog
23 11 2018

Chasing The Frog
Watch and read Dan Duxbury's tale of setting a new Frog Graham record

21 11 2018

24 Hours of Awful
Ian Palmer lays down the MTB and commences training for a Bob Graham round

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Spotlight

05 12 2018

How to reproof your waterproof
Our step-by-step guide to reproofing your waterproof garment and restoring its DWR

04 12 2018

How to choose a waterproof jacket
The choice of waterproof jacket is overwhelming, so how do you decide what to buy to keep you dry? Read our waterproof guide to decide.

27 11 2018

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!

27 11 2018

How to Survive the Winter Running Season
We've asked the experts for some tips on surviving the winter running season

25 11 2018

How to Navigate in Low Visibility
We met with Edale Mountain Rescue Team to find out the best ways to navigate in low visibility

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Develop

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.

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

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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News

11 12 2018

Online retailer winners
A 5th Online Retailer of the year award from readers of The Great Outdoors Magazine.

11 12 2018

Adapted Bikes for Disabilities
The Rossendale Rays swimming club are gearing up for a cycle trip using bikes adapted for disabilities

04 12 2018

Alpkit Keswick coming soon
Following Hathersage and Ambleside, we’re delighted to announce that our third store is coming to Keswick

03 12 2018

Focus with Steve Bate now available to rent
After premiering at Banff Mountain Film Festival and a great reception at Kendal you can now rent or buy the full film to watch at home.

30 11 2018

Saunders Lakeland Mountain Marathon 2019
Entries for the 2019 event open on the 1st December.

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