FIVE OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES TO KEEP YOU MOVING THROUGHOUT SUMMER

FIVE OUTDOOR ADVENTURES TO KICK START YOUR SUMMER  Every Monday morning, Geraldine from marketing waits expectantly for you to recount your thrilling weekend adventures. Hilly hikes, crazy climbs, snowy slopes: she's impressed. But when summer hits, you find yourself repeating "I went to the beach... again!" Maybe it's time to mix things up! [...]

2018-12-05T01:04:07+00:000 Comments

TAKE ONLY PHOTOGRAPHS? SOCIAL MEDIA’S ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT

LEAVE NO TRACE: THE ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT OF SOCIAL MEDIA Do you have a favourite beach, trail, or lookout that you just can’t get enough of? Have you shared its whereabouts on Instagram or do you want it to remain a pristine hidden gem? Most of us are aware of the effect our physical presence has on the environment [...]

2018-11-19T04:43:31+00:000 Comments

EMBRACE YOUR INNER BEGINNER: tips on adventure sports for beginners

Have you ever dreamt of tackling an outdoor activity like rock climbing or trail running, only to quickly conjure up a long list of reasons why you couldn't? "I could never run an ultramarathon - I'm way too unfit!" "I'm too old to start canyoning!" "I'd love to kayak but I just don't have the time!" "Skiing seems like fun but it's [...]

2018-10-31T07:39:36+00:000 Comments

BLOODY HELL: THE MENSTRUAL CUP REVOLUTION

ZERO WASTE MENSTRUATION In general, menstruation is frustrating to deal with in everyday life. Even though tampon commercials have historically tried to convince us that having your period is synonymous with gracefully sashaying across the street in a suspiciously red dress, I think we can all recall that time your tampon [...]

2018-10-31T07:41:11+00:000 Comments

GOING IT ALONE: MEET SOLO ADVENTURER SARAH BOTTON

MEET SOLO FEMALE BIKEPACKER AND COMPETITIVE RIDER SARAH BOTTON “You’re going to get raped, killed or both.” This is what Sarah Botton gets told on a regular basis. By her friends, family, colleagues. By strangers she meets on her way. And to their credit, it’s a phrase that used [...]

2018-10-31T07:47:11+00:000 Comments