Kendal Mountain Festival 2018 – Columbia Mountain Running Session

The Columbia Mountain Running Session. From trail to ultra, adventure to just starting out, the Mountain Running session incorporates all disciplines and abilities of the sport, delivering a broad and diverse speaker panel, who’s expertise range from half marathon to 100 miles, multi day, self supported adventures and beyond.Simon Freeman, co-founder of Like the Wind Magazine, […]

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Podcast of the Week – Episode 4

I like things informal when heading on a run or drive, it keeps things light, the mood high and movement relaxed. But I like to learn, engage and better myself. Jocko Podcast is the creation of Jocko Willink, former US Navy Seal Officer turned leadership instructor and coach, working with businesses and first responders, founder […]

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Salomon Autumn / Winter 18 Preview

Seasons are a changing and one of the brands that has been a regular feature of the site for sometime in Salomon. I’ve been reviewing their products for a number of years and they are one of the main leaders in progressing the sport of trail running, both from a product, but also community perspective. […]

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Podcast of the Week – Episode 3

I really am not doing a great job of making these regular. I hold my hands up and apologise. However, it hasn’t stopped me listening to them. This episode is dedicated to Looking Sideways, a podcast I’ve been listening to for over a year and one which initially I was picky about what I listened […]

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UnderDog

Well. Damian went all out to give the film crew an ending didn’t he! If you were under a rock and missed 2018’s UTMB results, avoid them until after you have watched Underdog, due for release sometime in the second half of November this year. Summit Fever Media, the crew of Matt and Ellie, behind […]

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USWE Pace 12 – First Look

A new pack out on the trails and I’ve been using a prototype for the past couple of months. If you follow me on Instagram, you may have noticed the Pace 12 in recent posts. On the whole, I have kept it out of photos, laying low until the launch date. Those a little closer […]

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Podcast of the Week – Episode 2

So it’s been well over a week, but let’s get this back on track. I’m currently out in Chamonix, running mountain trails and with a little extra time on my hands. So, Downtime Podcast is created, produced and the brain child of Chris Hall. Focusing on mountain biking, interviewing the pros, coaches, brands, the well […]

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Podcast of the Week – Ep 1

I’ve been running for the past 5 years without listening to music. At one point, I couldn’t imagine running a mile without tunes in my ears, until recently I ran listening to the trail, my breath and thoughts. Over the past 9 months, podcasts have become my go to for everything from tempo to interval, […]

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