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 gear do Search and Rescue teams wear and does it make a difference?

There are small groups of people who are outdoor professionals, whereas most of us are adventure seekers. Emergency services...

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Review of Ski 2000 Selva: Val Gardena Adult Skiing Lessons in Italy

Last winter I returned to skiing after more than two decades away from the slopes. In this review of Ski 2000 Selva, find out...

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Guide to Egypt Kitesurf Holidays: Best Egyptian Kite Spots

In this guide to Egypt kitesurf holidays we look at the best Egyptian kite spots and other useful information for any...

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Review of IMBRACE Snow: Supportive Ski & Snowboard Leggings

This winter I tested some supportive ski and snowboard leggings in the hope that my knees would thank me. As a winter sports...

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Freeride Skiing and Snowboarding Approved as Discipline by FIS

Freeride skiing and snowboarding has been approved as an official discipline by the International Ski & Snowboard...

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Mountain Biking in Belleville Valley: Review of Les Menuires MTB

In August 2023 I went downhill mountain biking in Belleville Valley, France. Despite awful weather, during this review of Les...

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70L Duffle Bag Review: Large Versatile Luggage by Helly Hansen

Looking for a duffle bag that will withstand the ups and downs of travel? Then have a read of my 70L duffle bag review to...

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Why are Extreme Sports Fun? Why we Love Adventure Activities?

Flying high, diving deep or riding fast provide an adrenaline hit, but is that the only reason we love adventure activities?...

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Coolcations in Austria: Beat the Heat with Austrian Adventures

Too hot to handle? With new temperature records across Europe every summer, more and more holidaymakers are looking for...

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What is Caving vs Potholing vs Spelunking vs Speleology

There's a rare breed of people who spend their time crawling through caves and descending into the depths of mountains. In...

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Is This Video the Ultimate Thrill in the Most Beautiful Destination?

Lots of activities claim to be the most exciting or to provide the biggest adrenaline rush. And many locations say they are...

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Pro Skier Review of Helly Hansen Women’s Powderqueen Bib Pant

To bib, or not to bib: that is the question. In recent years, bib pants have gained a lot of new fans. Is this a style thing...

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9 best French mountain biking tours: Multi-day MTB routes in France

Looking for epic off-road rides? Then multi-day MTB routes in France are hard to beat. From the Pyrenees to the Alps, and the...

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Guide to Italy Rock Climbing Holidays: Best Italian Crags

With good weather, great food and epic crags, Italy rock climbing holidays are pretty special. The best places to rock climb...

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Park City Mountain Biking Review: Utah MTB Holiday in the US

As a teen I loved the British rave group Utah Saints. So when invited to the the US for a Utah MTB holiday review I knew...

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Helly Hansen Women’s Roam Trail Leggings Review by Pro Skier

In the realm of activewear, finding the perfect pair of leggings often feels like an impossible task. So check out this Helly...

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Best Pyrenees Trekking: Top 5 Long-Distance Pyrenean Treks

Are you looking for the best Pyrenees trekking options? Then check out these top 5 long-distance Pyrenean treks in order to...

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Why Baselayers are the Most Important Outdoor Clothing?

My dad got me into the outdoors as a kid. I've been into everything rom biking to hiking, snowboarding to paddle boarding,...

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Guide to Cypriot kitesurfing holidays: Best Cyprus kite spots

With more than 650km of stunning Mediterranean coastline, Cypriot kitesurfing holidays offer excellent wind and water...

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Faction Dancer 3X Review: Best Women’s All-Mountain Freeride Skis?

We are pleased to work with pro alpine skier Elsa Powell-Dooley again. This time we let her loose on some new planks to...

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Review of Les Arcs Mountain Biking Holiday in Arc 1950

The bulk of this article was written in 2015 after a mountain biking holiday in Arc 1950 in the summer of 2014. I since...

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HH Women’s Odin Backcountry Infinity Shell Jacket Review by Pro

Looking for a great freeriding ski jacket? Then check out this HH women's Odin Backcountry Infinity Shell Jacket review by...

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Beginner MTB Cornering Tips: How to Corner on a Mountain Bike

Want to know how to corner on a mountain bike? Then read these beginner MTB cornering tips to quickly improve your off road...

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Where to stand up paddleboard in England? 6 best English SUP spots

If you want to know where to stand up paddleboard in England then start with your nearest body of water. Whether it is...

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