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  • Get ready for the Outdoors

    Planning and preparing is key for any successful trip into the outdoors. The first place to start is checking your existing gear.
    Perhaps you didn’t get around to cleaning and storing it properly. Maybe you’re trying something new and need different gear. Getting the right pack and a decent sleep will make whatever adventure you’re doing a much more enjoyable, and safe, experience.
    We’ve shared some really useful info from our brands to get you started.

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  • Spring Challenge

    Spring Challenge is one of the gems of New Zealand adventure racing, where teams of three women take part in the adventure that includes rafting, mountain biking, hiking and orienteering.

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  • CamelBak Product Recall

    CamelBak is carrying out a voluntary recall of certain Podium and Peak Fitness water bottle caps.

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  • Sam Shaw NI XC Champion

    Here’s Sam’s breakdown of the North Island cross country mountain bike championships.

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  • Talented young climbers partner with SCARPA and Black Diamond

    Henry Booker and Oskar Wolff are two talented young climbers making their name in the climbing world.

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  • Sea to Summit Product Safety

    Sea to Summit is implementing a voluntary recall of some Alpha and Sigma pots.

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  • Gear Review: Inov-8 TerraUltra G 270

    Brand Ambassador and Endurance Athlete Dougal Allan reviewed the latest Inov-8 TerraUltra G 270 shoes.

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  • Success, failure and no guarantees

    Training and racing in endurance sport for the past 13 years has taught Dougal countless lessons. One is that neither success not failure is guaranteed.

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  • Winter WOF

    Jim Young, NZMGA Ski Guide and Black Diamond Brand Ambassador, runs through his Winter WOF.

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  • Tips for choosing trail running shoes

    There’s a lot to consider when choosing trail running shoes. Let us help.

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