Jul-13-2023

What to wear and carry for Snowdon

Climbing Snowdon/Yr Wyddfa is a challenging undertaking. It’s vital you are wearing the correct clothing and are carrying suitable equipment. You will need a waterproof jacket, waterproof trousers, extra warm…

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Jul-10-2023

What to carry when cycling

There’s much debate online about what you should carry whilst cycling. We all want to keep weight to a minimum so there’s always a balance. But anyone who’s had a…

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Mar-18-2021

Secondhand bicycles and Second Life Decathlon

We absolutely love seeing companies take action towards environmental change. Whilst cycling is considered a ‘green’ form of transport, there’s a huge carbon footprint in the production of bicycles that…

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Apr-25-2020

Best flapjack for cycling

We’ve tried plenty of flapjack recipes over the years as fuel for our cycling adventures, and think we’ve found the ultimate flapjack recipe for cycling (a bold claim we know).…

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Oct-31-2018

Trekking trips news

So here’s the big news… After several years of almost exclusively running cycling events, we’ve decided that we’re going to also offer trekking and mountaineering trips too! We’re currently designing…

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Mar-24-2018

Cycling 20000 miles a year

We follow some prolific riders on Strava and are often amazed with some of the distances covered by some of the big hitters. However, Lael Wilcox averages 20,000 miles a…

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Nov-20-2013

Bikepacking Ortlieb Saddle Bag Review

Bikepacking – as someone used to carrying camping and cooking equipment on extended tours, the prospect of packing less and staying in buildings (not a tent!) was highly appealing. I…

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Feb-11-2013

Group Shelters

by Steve Ellis (International Mountain Leader at Gemini Outdoor Adventure Ltd) As an IML/Nordic Walking Instructor and someone who works in the outdoors leading groups in the UK and overseas…

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