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Daring Deeds

Coming out of Kinlochleven
19 05 2017

Broken Road on the West Highland Way
Riding (and carrying) the Broken Road over the stunning Scottish trail

12 05 2017

Cuillin Speed
All the tops and soloing everything for a summer speed record on the Cuillin Ridge

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

Trail Quest - Bradfield - 2017
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

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Elly in a tree
09 05 2017

Wild Child to Adventure Aficionado
Elly tells us about some inadvisable childhood antics which led to a love of the Outdoors and adventure

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.

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Rando Shropshire Sonder
26 05 2017

Branching out with the Rando Range
With seamless welded construction, this range is designed to meet a different set of bike luggage requirements

26 05 2017

A Blank Canvas for our Tent Range
Rising to the challenge of keeping quality tents affordable

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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

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23 05 2017

Lydgate School’s Snowdon Summit
Lydgate Special Needs School's quest to make Going Nice Places and Doing Good Things more accessible for their pupils

09 05 2017

The Highest, Longest, Darkest Challenge
Breaking down barriers to the outdoors for young people from disadvantaged backgrounds

03 05 2017

Sensory Garden in the Attenborough Nature Centre
Providing an accessible and interactive space to inspire engagement with wildlife

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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

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