Kendal Mountain Festival 2018 – Sustainability at the festival (Preview)

Sustainability. Suddenly the mass media have coined this word into popular culture. Brands everywhere are racing to shout about their sustainability credentials, even those in dirty industries i.e “clean coal”. We all want the benefits that come with less pollution, less waste and a full circle from concept to end of life of a product.…

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Kendal Mountain Festival 2018 – Harvey Maps Fell Running Session Preview

*Before I get started, at the time of writing this, the session has sold out… Unfortunately you didn’t squeeze the trigger quick enough to snatch some sort after tickets. But, wait, please, wait, all is not lost. I will for one be reviewing the session and giving you the highlights, plus there are still tickets going…

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Kendal Mountain Festival 2018 – Columbia Mountain Running Session Preview

Mountain running is having a resurgence in the last few years, mainly due the rise in participation at trail and ultra races. I’m sure someone could point the finger to Park run. With this, much to the delight of me and many others, so has the rise of mountain running content and time at festivals.…

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Kendal Mountain Festival 2018

It’s that time of year again. The air is becoming crisp, the nights longer and temperatures are requiring insulated jackets to be drawn from their summer slumbers, to once again warp around bodies. It can only mean one thing for the outdoor community. Kendal Mountain Festival is back. Spread over 4 days, Kendal Mountain Festival…

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inov-8 Fell Running Session – Kendal 17

One of three sessions to proceed the opening ceremony at this years Kendal Mountain Festival, inov-8 hosted a fell running session on their home turf, a stones throw from their Lakeland base in Staveley. This was to be the only main session I could attend at this years festival, due to other commitments and I’m…

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