Archive

April 2016

22/04/2016
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Magnetic Mountains: The risk of adventure

This inspiring film follows the story of an everyman, who after falling from an Alpine north face, is struggling to find a balance. Featuring some of the biggest names in mountain sports and climbing, it will explore the psychology of risk taking in the mountains, asking, ‘is it worth it?’ Find out more here. Watch the official Magnetic Mountains trailer here: How can you be part of this? As a first time adventure filmmaker, Steve Wakeford, the man behind Magnetic Mountains, is proud of what’s been achieved so far.  And now you... Read More

05/04/2016
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Montane athlete Sally Fawcett runs the Fling

After a brilliant year in 2015, where Sally was fortunate to race for Great Britain at the Trail World Championships in Annecy, she was looking forward to 2016 to back up that selection, and put into practice what she had learned through some great recent ultra and fell races. She had run the Fling in 2014 so knew when it was announced as the British Ultra Trail Championships for 2016, the course suited her but there were areas from 2 years ago she had to work on. Even though, in 2014, she finished 2nd female in... Read More