RUN, THINK AND LIVE BETTER: WITH LISA TAMATI

RUN, THINK AND LIVE BETTER: WITH LISA TAMATI Lisa Tamati is one tough cookie. The 51-year-old New Zealander is an ultramarathon runner and coach who’s done some of the world’s most gruelling races, like Marathon des Sables (251km) and the Badwater Ultramarathon (217km). She’s also overcome challenges in [...]

2019-11-11T05:43:07+00:000 Comments

HANNY ALLSTON TALKS BURNOUT, GUILT, AND GROWTH

HANNY ALLSTON TALKS BURNOUT, GUILT, AND GROWTH Hanny Allston wears many hats: trail runner, business owner, orienteer, wife, podcast host, environmentalist. The Tasmanian is also a life coach who helps people find their place in the world. Here, she teaches us some of what she’s learnt in her 33 years on Earth. Hanny [...]

2019-10-09T05:01:00+00:000 Comments

HOW TANYA BOTTOMLEY CHANGED HER LIFE

HOW TANYA BOTTOMLEY CHANGED HER LIFE Tanya Bottomley never imagined life could be this good. The 38-year-old Nelson local lives a stone's throw from beautiful beaches, rivers, and mountains. A customs officer and ultramarathon runner, Tanya hopes to become the first woman to complete the Thir Southern Seasons Miler Challenge - [...]

2019-11-12T00:23:53+00:000 Comments

JUST GOING FOR A WALK: FROM ARGENTINA TO ALASKA WITH LUCY BARNARD

JUST GOING FOR A WALK: FROM ARGENTINA TO ALASKA WITH LUCY BARNARD   You’ve heard the story a million times. You know, the one where someone quits their 9 to 5, ventures into the wild, experiences enlightenment, and comes back radically transformed. It’s an appealing notion but rarely the reality, and [...]

2019-07-10T02:48:39+00:000 Comments

MICHELLE LEE: MASSAGE THERAPIST, ROWER, AND WORLD RECORD HOLDER

MICHELLE LEE: MASSAGE THERAPIST, ROWER, AND WORLD RECORD HOLDER If there’s one thing Michelle Lee knows, it’s that we’re capable of so much more than we imagine. In April 2017, the Sydneysider became a world record holder - the fastest woman to row one million metres, on a Concept 2 rowing [...]

2019-05-28T03:19:49+00:000 Comments

MEET MEL STAMELL: INVENTOR AND ADVENTURER

MEET MEL STAMELL: INVENTOR AND ADVENTURER When it comes to outdoor activities, 35-year-old Mel Stamell has pretty much tried it all: kayaking, climbing, caving, mountain biking, and skiing, her personal favourite. But she's not your average adrenaline junkie. With a Masters degree in Mechanical Engineering, she's taken on the challenge of [...]

2019-04-16T02:51:12+00:000 Comments

TECH DIVING TO FIND “A PEACE WITHIN” with Katy Fraser

TECH DIVING TO FIND “A PEACE WITHIN” MEET UNDERWATER FILMMAKER KATY FRASER What do cave diving, landscape painting, and ancient Mayan culture have in common? They all feature in British technical diver and filmmaker Katy Fraser’s documentary, A Peace Within, currently debuting across Australia in the Ocean Film Festival. Get ready [...]

2019-03-04T22:38:07+00:000 Comments