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Learning to Stand Up Paddleboard – and other Silliness What does the Cerne Abbas giant have to do with my first attempt at Stand Up Paddleboarding? Find out here (mildly NSFW / showing in classrooms): Thanks Dave, for the lesson, the mocking, and the editing. (NOTE: we didn’t sleep […] Read »
The Fred Whitton Challenge The Fred Whitton Challenge is an iconic, 112-mile cycle challenge over all the major passes of the Lake District National Park. It’s beautiful, difficult, simple, but not easy… Most people ride it in one day, but I turned it into […] Read »
Cycle to the Sea Nobody in the UK lives more than 70 miles from the sea. Why not ride there this weekend? Read »
Four Seasons of Microadventure Once a season this year I am spending a night out in the same woods. It’s a simple idea: a way to see how the world changes, to measure my own year and make plans, and to experience the outdoors […] Read »
In Search of Adventure I was really privileged recently to travel to Iceland to make a film exploring the lure of adventure and what draws me to seek out challenges in the world’s wild places. It was a joy to work with the teams […] Read »
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