Adventure blog & Action sports articles

So, what makes a great adventure blog? For us it’s a combination of action sports articles and independent gear and holiday reviews. We are all fascinated by the combination of adventure and travel, so when writing about it we want to do justice to both. We know for sure no one likes just one activity and the same goes for destinations. Travel and adventure sports are addictive, and... +
 

What is snowkiting & how do I learn to Snowkite?

Many people have been asking 'what is snowkiting?' And typically they follow that with 'how do I learn to Snowkite?' The...

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Does James Bond prefer skiing or snowboarding?

Snow chase scenes are as iconic as a Vodka Martini in the James Bond Franchise. From cars, an aircraft, cello cases, to...

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Tips for driving in Peru: 3 overland routes to drive to Machu Picchu

Want to explore Peru independently? Then you'll need to either buy, rent or bring your own vehicle. You should also read...

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Introducing Exogun: Portable percussive therapy, massage and recovery

If you do action sports from time to time you will hit the deck, over stretch or push your body too hard. To aid your...

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Best windproof jackets for Summer: Top 5 windbreaker coats

They come in many guises, but the simple windproof - some call them a windbreaker - is an essential piece of outdoor gear....

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Review of Portes du Soleil snowboarding holiday in Chatel and Les Gets

Thinking of heading to France this winter? This review of Portes du Soleil snowboarding holiday in Chatel and Les Gets should...

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Buying a windproof: The most essential piece of Summer outdoor gear?

If there’s one item of outdoor gear that gets little love, but earns its place at the top of your rucksack, it’s the...

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Ultimate overlanding adventure: Overland from London to Sydney

Want to experience one of the few remaining great adventures on the planet? Travelling overland from London to Sydney is a...

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Week 3 of Indo Ocean Project: Review of Reeflex divemaster course

I have now been with the Indo Ocean Project (IOP) for three amazing weeks. IOP is partnered with Reeflex dive centre who...

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Interview with Petr Hulk: Extreme street workouts and rooftopping

Combining extreme street workouts and rooftopping is an exceptionally dangerous sport. In this interview with Petr Hulk we...

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Guide to Borneo overlanding tours & best Malaysia adventure holidays

The Malaysian part of Borneo is full of adventure. Taking river trips to see traditional headhunter’s villages, meeting...

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Learn to Tantrum: Kitesurfing trick tutorial

The Tantrum is a lesser considered trick but a remarkably handsome one all the same. Have a read of this kitesurfing trick...

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Top 5 English adventures: Best activity holidays in England

It has been a strange year and half. Covid has meant travel is almost non-existent and even English adventures have been very...

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Top 10 Europe surf destinations: Best European surfing holidays

Writing a top 10 Europe surf destinations is tricky – there are many factors that have to be taken into account. Firstly I...

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Week 2 of Indonesia divemaster course: Intro to Nusa Penida scuba diving

This is a mini diary of the second week of my Indonesia divemaster course. It is combined with the Indo Ocean Project...

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How to plan a round the world trip: Planned vs unplanned RTW tour

Having travelled extensively and met many people along the way you come across two types of round the world travellers....

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Greatest white water rafting adventure: Can anyone raft the Zambezi River?

The Zambezi has a reputation as the greatest white water rafting adventure. It is one of the world's longest fivers and is...

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The North Face Flight Series jacket review: Futurelight running waterproof

Are you in the market for a waterproof but breathable jacket to run in? Then check out this The North Face Flight Series...

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Guide to surfboard waxing: What to buy and how to apply surf wax

One of the basics beginner surfers need to learn is how to apply surf wax and which wax to buy for the conditions. Without...

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Neuro Linguistic Programming: How NLP improves sports performance

In this article I discuss how NLP improves sports performance. From grassroots level to professional sports, Neuro Linguistic...

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How I became a snowboard writer and adventure travel journalist

When I finished school I didn't know what I wanted to do. Honestly I had no idea. I went to college and then university and...

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Week 1 of Indo Ocean Project marine conservation and divemaster course

Drawn to the ocean? Fascinated by the marine world? Passionate to work conserving one of earths most amazing environments? Or...

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Why plan an adventure in Mercantour National Park in France

Mercantour is one of our all-time favourite places, and we are not alone. In the widely respected Lonely Planet guide the...

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Best UK ski PR agencies: Top 5 snow sport public relations companies

The ski and snowboard industry in the UK is big business and finding the right PR company can be a minefield! We explore the...

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