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2017 | 29 May - 0 Comments

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2017 | 17 January - 0 Comments

The Icarus Trophy – yet another brilliant idea from The Adventurists

This is the world’s longest paramotor event from Oregon, USA to California. …


2017 | 7 January - 0 Comments

Changing Course

Claire Gallagher surprised the ultramarathon world when she won the Leadville 100 trail run. At just 24 years old, Clare …


2017 | 4 January - 0 Comments

Dismal snow so far so can we take inspiration from Ueli Steck?

Have you been skiing yet this year? here in Europe? The snow’s not good, not good in the Hautes Alpes anyway, not too bad …

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the_adventurists 2017 | 3 January The Adventurists go from strength to strength

January’s adventures with The Adventurists: They’ve got 87 ‘ricks attempting the drive from Kochi to Jasailmer. Two weeks on three wheels… plus The Monkey Run and the Ngalawa Cup in Tanzania. Just wait for the rest of the year’s line-up…

mountain-climbing-05b 2016 | 20 December NorthFace Weirdo or Visionary?

Vision is taking your quirks and turning them into assets. #QuestionMadness

fear or free | Alex Honnold 2016 | 26 October Fear or Free?

Is a life defined by what we own or what we do?

Paul's boots 2016 | 18 October Paul’s Boots

Paul wasn’t able to fulfil his dream of hiking the Appalachian Trail, but the boots he left behind— polished and ready to go—are inspiring countless others. Paul first discovered about the Appalachian Trail while living in Australia. He read about it, listened to podcasts about it, and constantly talked about it. He was obsessed with hiking the […]

sean_yoro-woman_ice_02 2016 | 19 September The North Face Fleeting Portraits

Hawaiian artist and muralist Sean Yoro (a.k.a. HULA) traveled to the arctic waters of Baffin Island, Nunavut, to paint a portrait of a local Inuit woman on the sea ice. This is the most technical and remote location that Sean has ever attempted a mural, and the wild forces of nature at the top of […]

contender 2016 | 12 July THE CONTENDERS

With the Rio Olympics approaching quickly and every country doing their final preparations before the opening ceremony, have a look at THE CONTENDERS from the USA Team. For every athlete who makes the Olympic or Paralympic Team, there are a thousand who put everything in just for a chance to compete. They are THE CONTENDERS. […]

maxyourday 2016 | 23 June North Face #MaxYourDays

Good news dirt babies, the Solstice is here, and you know what that means — mother nature is open late and looking to party. So go forth and get filthy, breathe heavy, and for the love of all that’s holy, squeeze the day till it pushes back. #MaxYourDays

bluetooth running headphones 2016 | 15 June Could These be the Best Bluetooth Headphones for Running?

We are always searching for the best possible headphones to accompany us on our daily runs and to keep us motivated as we go. It can be a difficult struggle with so many headphones on the market, but they key features always stand out when it comes to a pair of Bluetooth headphones. The sound […]