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Go Beyond: Escape Your Comfort Zone
This year, take a vacation that goes beyond any you’ve taken before. Fresh from their latest expedition to Chile, perpetual adventurers Mountains Legacy are here to tell you why embracing your inner explorer and getting outside comfort zones is so important for the mind and body.
Conquering the Alps With Katie & Germain
41 hours, 188km, 13,500m of elevation and two summits later, On athletes Katie Schide and Germain Grangier can add conquering the Alps to their list of epic accomplishments. Here's what went down, the route they took and a Q&A.
Why I Run: Ultrarunner Germain Grangier
On trail athlete Germain Grangier loves to test his limits in ultramarathons. Back in early February, our friends at Mr. Porter took a film crew deep into the French Alps to ask him a big question: Why?
“Really tough”: Dame Kelly Holmes on running the Malawi Mountains
Dame Kelly Holmes is a two-time Olympic gold medalist on the track. The title of “Dame” is royal recognition of her services to athletics in her native UK. She is also a Colonel in the British Army and a former army judo champion. So when Dame Kelly says something is tough, you’d better believe it.
Sport With a Purpose – How Running Is Changing Lives in Malawi
We crossed the border from Tanzania into Malawi in the back of a pickup truck and during that journey we were with probably 20 other Malawians. They couldn’t speak English, but they held their heads high and they smiled. We sang songs. It was just the most incredible welcome into a country...
Gift Ideas for Trail Runners
For trail runners around the world, there’s nothing like the great outdoors. But this gifting season, you can be a close second. Give them the gift of inspiration with our 12 picks for off-road adventure.
Change Your Perspective, Find Your Peak
The next-generation Cloudventure Peak is here. To mark the launch, we’ve created a video using cutting-edge laser mapping techniques to capture the Swiss Alps in a way unlike any you’ve seen before. Change your perspective.
Why Hiking Is a Great Exercise
From stronger legs to a calmer mind and the view from the top, the benefits of hiking are endless. We explore the reasons to leave the beaten path.
From Track to Trail: When Germain met Chris
What happens when one of the world’s best long-distance road and track runners teams up with one of the world’s best trail runners? Find out in the latest Back to the Source video, as Germain Grangier takes Chris Thompson on a wild run through the Engadin Alps.
Tim Don Wins Patagonman Triathlon
The Man with the Halo added a title with a difference to his collection, winning the rough and rugged off-road Iron-distance race in deepest Patagonia, Chile.