Monthly Archives: September 2012

Great Climbing in the Southwest

I am incredibly lucky to live in a region of the world where I literally have the mountains, desert and ocean all within a couple of hours from me. To be honest, I could get to the beach in about … Click to read the full article

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Keeping Safe And Warm When Ice Biking

As the winter months beckon, cyclists are preparing for the difficult conditions that the cold weather will bring. Ice biking is a popular recreational and sporting activity, and some keen cyclists look forward to the challenge that ice biking brings. … Click to read the full article

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Surfing in Famara

In a small fishing village in the north of Lanzarote, you will find Famara, a sleepy paradise with some of the best surfing conditions in Europe. It doesn’t matter if you are a first timer or a surfing pro – … Click to read the full article

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Exploring Courchevel After Skiing

As one of the most well known French ski resorts, Courchevel is possibly the finest example of a well-designed and all-incorporating resort in the world. While the skiing has a reputation for being brilliant and the conditions near perfect, Courchevel … Click to read the full article

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Top 5 Surf Fashion Stores in London

London isn’t exactly well-known for its buzzing surf scene; in fact, it’s more about hipsters, punks and vintage fashion here in the capital. But what if you’re planning a trip? What if surf wear is your preferred style of choice? … Click to read the full article

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Staying Safe on the Slopes: Essential Safety Advice for Skiers

Learning to ski is very rewarding, but becoming comfortable on skis takes dedication and time.  Preparing for your first, or the next, skiing trip is a key element in getting the most out of the sport whilst remaining in one … Click to read the full article

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Mountain Bike Places Not to Miss in New Zealand

I’ve biked around all sorts of interesting and diverse places but New Zealand is one of my favorites. Yes, I am biased because I live here but it’s not only that. You see New Zealand is crammed full of very … Click to read the full article

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Top 5 BASE Jumping Locations in the World

BASE jumping is one of the most dangerous extreme sports known to man and is inspired by using your surroundings as your platform for jumping.  Using a parachute and working within jumping distances far less than traditional parachuting and skydiving, … Click to read the full article

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