• Ice Climbing with Tim Emmett

    I came across this 6 minute video about Tim Emmett the other day. Known for his all round climbing ability, as well as his love of base jumping, Tim Emmett is... Read more

    Posted on 25 April 2012 OUTDOORS
  • Mountain Days

    Mountain Days

    Totting up Mountain Days is just part of the long and winding road towards a Mountain Leader qualification. If, like me, you live in London, then accumulating... Read more

    Posted on 23 April 2012 OUTDOORS
  • Pen-y-Fan

    View Pen-y-Fan in a larger map Last Thursday my father and I drove from our home in London across to the Brecon Beacons in Wales. Read more

    Posted on 18 April 2012 OUTDOORS
  • Iraqi Kurdistan Expedition Video

    This is my first attempt at putting together a little film/video so I wanted to know what everyone thought of it! The video was filmed on my Lumix G2 in HD and... Read more

    Posted on 13 April 2012 OUTDOORS
  • The Adventure Library

    Adventure Library

    For the last few years the only books I've read have been about travel, advenutres, expeditions and incredible challenges. These have included climbing... Read more

    Posted on 11 April 2012 OUTDOORS
  • Top 5 Adventurous Places to Visit in the USA

    Adventurous Places Visit

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    Posted on 09 April 2012 DESTINATIONS, OUTDOORS, TRAVEL
  • The Best Spots for Rock Climbing in Cyprus

    Best Spots Rock Climbing Cyprus

    A guest post I’ve been bitten by the bug, the rock-climbing bug and it happened when I least expected it. My brother insisted on dragging me along to a... Read more

    Posted on 08 April 2012 OUTDOORS
  • Iraq: AK47

    The AK 47 is world renowned; it's used by armies across the globe, including Iraq's security forces. Here's a video I shot of our slightly crazy Kurdish securit... Read more

    Posted on 06 April 2012 OUTDOORS
  • Iraq: The People

    Iraq: People

    In a series of posts about my recent expedition to Iraqi Kurdistan with Secret Compass I'm going to start by writing about the people and the culture of this... Read more

    Posted on 04 April 2012 DESTINATIONS, TRAVEL
  • Back from Iraq!

    Back from Iraq!

    I'm back from an expedition climbing in the Zagros Mountains of Iraqi Kurdistan. The trip was incredible; from camping in 100 mph winds on a ridge at 2,500... Read more

    Posted on 03 April 2012 OUTDOORS
  • Off to Cheekah Dar, Iraq

    Cheekah Dar, Iraq

    Between today, the 23rd March, and the 2nd April I'm going to be away. I won't be in your usual adventure travel/expedition destination, I'll be in Iraq! Read more

    Posted on 23 March 2012 OUTDOORS
  • Operation Commando

    Operation Commando

    I was recently sent some information about an upcoming event called Operation Commando. This weekend, run by current and former Royal Marine Commandos takes... Read more

    Posted on 21 March 2012 OUTDOORS
  • The World of Red Bull

    World Bull

    The Red Bull Brand is a powerhouse in extreme sports, sponsoring some of the best athletes and teams across snowboarding, mountain biking, climbing and more. Read more

    Posted on 19 March 2012 OUTDOORS
  • 100 Years On: Captain Oates

    Years Captain Oates

    Captain Oates, a member of Captain Scott's famous Antarctic Expedition died 100 years ago today. Having successfully made it to the South Pole, Scott's party... Read more

    Posted on 16 March 2012 OUTDOORS
  • Sun Kosi Riverboarding Video

    I've posted a number of times about the 2011 Sun Kosi Riverboarding Expedition, led by Huw Miles of Miles Away Ltd., who I was lucky enough to meet at the... Read more

    Posted on 13 March 2012 OUTDOORS
  • The Old Breed


    I came across this trailer the other day, The Old Breed is a brand new climbing film following a team attempt an unclimbed peak in the beautiful and extremely... Read more

    Posted on 08 March 2012 OUTDOORS
  • The Last Days of the Dissertation and the Future!

    I've been working away at my dissertation for ages... the question was formulated last May/June, the fieldwork was carried out in August and since then I've... Read more

    Posted on 05 March 2012 OUTDOORS
  • How of Why

    A while ago I posted Corey Rich's 'WHY' film, the release video for the Nikon D4. The video looked at why people climb (Alex Honnold), kayak, cycle etc and why... Read more

    Posted on 04 March 2012 OUTDOORS
  • Retrospective Enjoyment

    Retrospective Enjoyment

    Chances are at some point in the outdoors, whether it's on a major expedition in the Himalayas or in a storm on top of Ben Nevis, you'll be miserable, you'll... Read more

    Posted on 29 February 2012 OUTDOORS
  • Al Humphreys Has Rowed the Atlantic!

    Humphreys Rowed Atlantic!

    Earlier today British Adventurer Alastair Humphreys succesfully completed his Atlantic Ocean Row along with his three team mates. Read more

    Posted on 27 February 2012 OUTDOORS