Author Archives: Laura Stark

Reaching My Peak – Donnie Campbell

Ex-marine and endurance running coach Donnie Campbell knows a thing or two about pushing himself to his limits. Competing in the Ramsay Round, Donnie used every ounce of self-control and determination he had to get him to the finish line … Click to read the full article

Posted in Other Sports | Tagged , | Comments Off on Reaching My Peak – Donnie Campbell

These Motocross Tracks Are the Best Examples of Why Motocross Is Labeled an Extreme Sport

Anyone into motocross knows from the very get-go that this is not a sport for the faint at heart. It’s a dirt bike event that takes the rider over rugged trails and tracks which are anything but smooth. And, at … Click to read the full article

Posted in Land Sports, Motocross | Tagged , | Comments Off on These Motocross Tracks Are the Best Examples of Why Motocross Is Labeled an Extreme Sport

How to Keep Fit Outside of Climbing Season

For those who live for all things climbing, the off-season can be nothing short of torturous. Not only are you not able to get out there and engage in the sport that you enjoy so much, but your fitness level … Click to read the full article

Posted in Land Sports, Rock Climbing | Tagged , | Comments Off on How to Keep Fit Outside of Climbing Season

Can Golf Be an Extreme Sport?

What do you love about golf the most? Is it the beautifully manicured greens, the deafening quietness that surrounds you as you take your shots or the exclusivity of the clubhouses that attract you to the sport? For some, they … Click to read the full article

Posted in Other Sports | Tagged | Comments Off on Can Golf Be an Extreme Sport?

Navigating the White Continent – Ewan Blyth and Sophie Ballagh

For most people, the thought of kayaking the waterways of the Antarctic Ocean is fairly daunting. But for Ewan Blyth and Sophie Ballagh, it’s something they undertake every day – with 25 tourists in tow. We spoke to adventure kayak … Click to read the full article

Posted in Travel, Water Sports, Winter Sports | Tagged , | Comments Off on Navigating the White Continent – Ewan Blyth and Sophie Ballagh

What are The Benefits of Mountain Biking?

Get out of the city, escape the rat race and head to the hills to experience the thrill of tackling rugged, testing terrain on your mountain bike. Few pastimes combine the beauty of nature with the sheer adrenaline generated by … Click to read the full article

Posted in Land Sports, Mountain Biking | Tagged | Comments Off on What are The Benefits of Mountain Biking?

Cracking the Ice

After giving up on a life in the city, Beth Goralski wanted to focus on her passion – ice climbing. After years performing at the highest level however, she suffered a season ending injury which forced her to stop and … Click to read the full article

Posted in Ice Climbing, Winter Sports | Tagged , | Comments Off on Cracking the Ice

In Pursuit

When photojournalist and conservationist Peter Mather set out on his expedition to north western Canada with his partner Marty O’Brien he was preparing himself for a serious challenge. What he was actually up against though was far more daunting than … Click to read the full article

Posted in Canada, Featured, Skiing, Travel, Winter Sports | Tagged , , , | Comments Off on In Pursuit