Review: The North Face Base Camp Duffel Large

posted in: Outdoors, Review, Travel | 6

In this bag I have packed… three thick ski coats, two ski pants, two ski helmets, two pairs of ski goggles, twelve pairs of ski socks, all my base layers and thermals, a couple of micro fleeces, a handful of … Continued

Review: TevaSphere Speed

posted in: Health & Fitness, Outdoors, Review | 0

TevaSphere by Teva is said to be the most stable running shoe available. You’ll notice straight away in the photos the two features that lead to this – the support pods (I like to call them “wings”!) on either side … Continued

Review: SIGG Classic Bottle and Alu Box

posted in: Gadgets & Tech, Outdoors, Review | 3

It has long been generally accepted that packing up your own lunch to take to work is cheaper than buying lunch every day. Being organised with our at-work-food-intake by making it in advance also helps us keep track of what … Continued

Road Trip to Norfolk to See the Sea

posted in: Competition, Outdoors, Photography, Travel | 10

Next year I will be undertaking one massive road trip – a trip of a life time – riding through some of the most iconic places in America on a Harley Davidson motorbike. I can’t wait. Really. It is going … Continued

Commuting by Bicycle

At the beginning of July, roadworks on a set of major junctions and a bridge between our house and work began. Lasting an expected 20 weeks, the works promises much disruption to our 15-20 minute commute, including right turn bans, … Continued

Not going to Gym for the Win

posted in: Health & Fitness, Outdoors, Personal | 1

I was given the opportunity a little while ago now to join a local gym of my choice for one month to test out membership and write about its value for a MoneySupermarket.com Gym for the Win scheme. The idea … Continued

Cable Ski at Center Parcs

posted in: Bucket List, Outdoors, Review | 2

One of the activities I pre-booked for our last break in Center Parcs (read my hints and tips post here) was Cable Ski. I’d seen it in action when we were there a couple of years ago but due to … Continued