The Bavarian capital has no shortage of outstanding sports facilities and infrastructure, enjoyed in droves by Munich locals no matter what the season. From stainless steel 50m swimming pools to … Read more
If you’re into road cycling, mountain biking or climbing, you’re bound to pass through Brunico at some point. The largest town in the Puster Valley in South Tyrol, Brunico serves … Read more
The fact that climbing film MERU should win the audience documentary award at Sundance Film Festival suggests it’s more than just a film about scaling a wall. When some of the best … Read more
Earlier this month, the ever-illuminated hub of London’s Piccadilly played host to a new group, as discerning lovers of the outdoors trod their mountain-worthy treads to opening of Arc’teryx’s European flagship … Read more
For any outdoors enthusiast, British Columbia’s seaboard town Vancouver is an enviable place to live and grow a business – proximity to trails, climbing and snowsports is arguably unrivalled. It’s … Read more
Next month Ines Papert and Arc’teryx will be touring the UK to present the Harbin Roadshow, starting at Kendal Mountain Festival on 17th November. The show consists of a photo exhibition … Read more
The greatest ever assembly of K2 pioneers will come together to tell of their adventures and mountaineering firsts upon the world’s second highest mountain in Edinburgh on the 18th of November 2011. This is a unique event, which will raise funds for the charity Community Action Nepal and disaster relief in Pakistan’s mountainous Hushe valley.
Olly Worsley, February 18, 2011
As relative newcomer to the climbing scene, Leo Houlding has been out to prove himself with some serious feats. Recently the ambitious Asgard Project in 2009 won him international acclaim and after teaming up with award winning filmographer Alistair Lee, Houlding began to catch extreme climbing footage with incredible results. To top off his ascents, adrenaline-fueled Houlding enjoys leaping off the worlds biggest cliffs – an act which is now defines his reputation.