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Jenny tough Further Faster Podcast Episode 8 | Montane 30/11/2018
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FURTHER. FASTER. PODCAST. EPISODE EIGHT

Click the above image to download Welcome to episode 8 of Further Faster, in association with Montane. This is the podcast that invites ultra athletes, mountaineers and explorers to understand how, and why, they do what they do. In this episode, presenter Daniel Neilson talks to the remarkable expedition runner Jenny Tough. We say expedition runner, but it’s hard to really know how to define the 30-year-old Canadian, now living in Scotland. She’s a runner, of course, but these days not racing so much. It is perhaps best to define... Read More

Further. Faster. Podcast. Episode 7 - Katy Parrott | Montane 02/11/2018
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FURTHER. FASTER. PODCAST – EPISODE 7

Welcome to the Further. Faster. Podcast, in association with Montane, the FREE podcast that asks ultra athletes, mountaineers and adventurers the why and the how of what they do. CLICK THE IMAGE TO DOWNLOAD This month we talk to Katy Parrott. Participation in the BBC programme Special Forces: Ultimate Hell Week changed Katy’s life for the better, and has since been described as ‘Tinkerbell crossed with the Terminator’. Her immense, well-rounded fitness marries seamlessly with a nose for adventure and an iron will, enabling her to cross disciplines such as... Read More

Further Faster Podcast Tom ballard | Montane 02/09/2018

FURTHER. FASTER. PODCAST – EPISODE 6

Tom Ballard was – almost literally – born to climb.  In this episode, he shares career highlights – as well as lessons in risk management and expedition preparation learned from a life spent vertically. Click the image to listen Welcome to episode 6 of the Further. Faster. Podcast In association with Montane. This is the podcast that takes a deeper look into why, and how, ultra athletes, explorers and mountaineers do what they do. This edition, host Daniel Neilson speaks to Montane athlete and climber Tom Ballard. Tom Ballard is... Read More

30/08/2018
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FURTHER. FASTER. PODCAST – EPISODE 5

Montane Ambassador Jen Scotney talks entertainingly of the connection between mind and body, and how running improves all aspects of life if you are willing to put the miles in.  Click the image to listen on Buzzsprout Welcome to Episode 5 Further, Faster, a monthly podcast in association with Montane. This is the podcast that takes a deeper look into why, and how, ultra athletes, explorers and mountaineers do what they do. This month, host Daniel Neilson speaks to Montane ambassador and ultra runner Jen Scotney. Jen is a remarkable... Read More

Further Faster Podcast Malcolm Bass 27/04/2018
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Further. Faster. Podcast. Episode II: Malcolm Bass

Welcome to the Further. Faster. Podcast, in association with Montane, the podcast that asks ultra athletes, mountaineers and adventurers the why and the how. In this second episode, presenter Daniel Neilson talks to British Alpinist Malcolm Bass. Malcolm discusses how he started his climbing career, his caving roots in North Yorkshire, how he manages to combine his passion with his full-time job as a Clinical Psychologist as well as how that helps him choose the ideal climbing partner, with Malcolm discussing his next Himalayan project and why he’s got the... Read More

29/03/2018
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Further. Faster. Podcast. – Episode 1

Welcome to the Further. Faster. Podcast, in association with Montane, the FREE podcast that asks ultra athletes, mountaineers and adventurers the why and the how of what they do. Each month we’ll speak to different athletes, race organisers and experts from across the world to explore their motivations and what drives them to attempt such intimidating activities in the most extreme environments. In the first episode, presenter Daniel Neilson talks to ultra runner Marcus Scotney about his training, a recent race in Costa Rica (which didn’t fully go to plan)... Read More

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Lite-Speed scoops TGO ‘Best Buy’

The Lite-Speed Jacket is a classic Montane windproof that has been tried, tested and proven over many years. It has been redesigned for the Spring / Summer 2015 season – still firmly focused on hillwalking and providing versatility, it features  super lightweight, fast drying windproof fabric PERTEX® Mini Rip-stop fabric. UK magazine The Great Outdoor‘s June issue tests out the Lite-Speed’s latest incarnation.  Facing competition from 10 other brands, reviewer Daniel Neilson awarded it TGO’s coveted ‘Best Buy’ award, togther with a full 5/5* rating. Finding ‘nothing’ wrong with it, he... Read More