Adventurer Profile – Alex Honnold
18 July 2020
Alex is a legend in the climbing world, Honnold holds a lineup of insane firsts and nobody-will-evers. Most famously known as the only person to have ever scaled El Capitan without protective equipment, of which the
21 February 2020
Sir Christian Bonnington is a British mountaineer, known best for being the first Brit to climb the Eiger's daunting North Face and later leading the first successful ascent of Annapurna’s treacherous South Face in
30 January 2020
Bear Grylls is not only known for his extreme survival guides, but also for his world record breaking feats. He is also the highest ranking scout leader as acting `Chief Scout `. Born in 1974 as Edward Michael
13 January 2020
Russian-Kazakhstani mountaineer who made ascents of 10 of the 14 eight-thousander peaks without supplemental oxygen. Anatoli Boukreev was born in Korkino, Russia to a poor family. After graduating with a
30 December 2019
One of the world’s leading high-altitude climbers, having successfully climbed Mount Everest 14 times. His first summit was in 2004, and he has completed almost one every year since, with the 14th climb in
26 December 2019
Do you want to trek in Antarctica, whether ‘conquering’ the South Pole or climbing its biggest mountain, Mount Vinson? The barren, frozen glaciers and mountains of Antarctica may seem inaccessible and forbidding,
25 November 2019
Alison Hargreaves was a British female mountaineer, known for being the first woman to summit Everest unaided. Without a Sherpa team, and without bottled oxygen, Hargreaves reached the summit of Everest in May,
13 November 2019
Mallory was a British mountaineer and explorer, famed for being part of the first ever expedition to  summit Everest, long before Sir Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay. Although he may have been the first to climb
12 November 2019
By Matt Cook If you've been hill walking in the Lake District, or even just a passing guest driving through, you'll appreciate the natural beauty of the area. Rolling hills, stunning rock formations and
28 October 2019
Tenzing Norgay was a Sherpa born and raised in Khumbu, northeastern Nepal, who alongside Sir Edmund Hillary was one of the first two men to summit Mount Everest. Khumbu is a small region near Mount Everest, which