Update on what is happening at Southern Approach at Alert Level 3. More info here. Directory of Level 3 Retailers here


  • 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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  • Tips for choosing trail running shoes

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

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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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  • 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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  • Osprey Aether 70L

    Dave Greig, our hunting and fishing ambassador has been out and about with the Aether 70L pack from Osprey. See what he thinks of it.

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  • Dave Greig’s lockdown recap

    Dave Greig is our hunting and fishing ambassador and is keen to get back out there. In the meantime, he’s been reminiscing¬†….

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  • Level 3 Stockists

    These stockists are offering a contactless way to shop during level 3. Please support them where you can.

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