Life is Good. Life is Colour.

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Spring is upon us and the world is coming alive. Everywhere you look there are pockets of colour, from the blossoming trees to the valiant daffodils pushing through at the roadside.  As  golden sunlight bounces off shades of green; inky puddles and the vibrant rainbow of everyday life, take a deep breath and appreciate the […]

EVEREST UNCOVERED

Everest Uncovered

The Everest Uncovered lecture series with Kenton Cool, joined by Nepalese Sidar Lakpa Rita Sherpa, 2013 Outside Magazine Adventurer of the Year, mountaineers with 28 successful Everest summits between them bring discussion of life at the top with discussions in Edinburgh, Manchester and London in October. Giving a unique outlook on the history and future of […]

UK Trail & Mountain Races

Steve Jones

Over the last year I have done a few trail/mountain ultra races, the longest being the Satmap (now Clif Bar) 10 peaks. As they say on their website the “10 Peaks The Lakes is a non-stop hike/run over the 10 highest peaks in The Lake District. The course covers approximately 73 kilometres with over 5,600 […]

From Fire to Snow

Jamie on a recent ski trip to Colorado

Snow+Rock customer Jamie Hull takes the time to write in and tell us his story - battling back from a major burns injury in 2007 with ambitions to ski again: From Fire to Snow – By Jamie Hull Once upon a time – or so it felt like – I was just an ordinary guy living […]