Category Archives: Winter Sports

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

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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

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5 Ways to Stay Safe When Partaking in Extreme Sports

If you are the type of person who likes to live life in the fast lane, chances are, normal sports don’t give you the thrill and adrenaline you desire. This is why extreme sports are so popular with thrill seekers, … Click to read the full article

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Lemonade in Lapland

Cycling in the snow isn’t for everyone – but for Huw Oliver and his partner Annie, fatbiking expeditions are really what make them tick. We spoke to Huw to find out more about his story “Lemonade in Lapland” and to … Click to read the full article

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Skiing for The First Time? Here’s an Equipment Checklist

Congratulations, you’ve decided to take your first ever ski trip. Unlike a simple beach day, packing for a ski trip will take thorough planning. If you’re a first-time skier planning to take ski lessons, below are the basic necessities to … Click to read the full article

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Into the White

Sam Giffin’s snowboarding career was going from strength to strength – conquering the mountains day by day and producing ski films which were becoming more and more highly regarded. But the day he got caught in an avalanche was the … Click to read the full article

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Why The Winter Olympics 2018 May Help Improve Winter Sport Participation

The Winter Olympics 2018 is quickly approaching and will be hitting our screens in early February. It’s time to stick on your skis and lace your ice skates for this great sporting event as it could be a catalyst for … Click to read the full article

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How to Prepare Yourself Physically for Your First Splitboarding Experience

Splitboarding is growing in popularity among serious skiers and snowboarders alike. This unique sport combines the utility of skis with the fun of snowboarding – but it shouldn’t be taken lightly. Splitboarding is very physically demanding. If you’re not prepared … Click to read the full article

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