Adventure 52

Week 6 Now Online

Week 6 Now Online

IT’S Week 6 already. Sign in on the Adventure 52 homepage with your username and password then click on the ‘READ A52‘ tab to see the latest issue. Inside this week we have: a look a...
Help Sherpa Laura Reach Everest Base Camp

Help Sherpa Laura Reach Everest Base Camp

TOMORROW on a busy Saturday in the Newlands shopping centre in Kettering, 34-year-old Laura Crick will ride a static bike for as long as it takes her to cycle 180 kilometres. The ride is in preparatio...
Week 5 now online

Week 5 now online

SIGN in with your username and password then click on the ‘READ A52‘ tab to see this week’s issue. Inside this week’s issue we have: details on how to join in Sweaty Betty̵...
Nissan Freeride Tour: St. Moritz

Nissan Freeride Tour: St. Moritz

TOMORROW some of the best skiers and boarders will be tackling routes down the Corvatsch mountain in St Moritz in the Freeride World Tour. This is the second stage of the tour with four more left to g...
Fresh Tracks

Fresh Tracks

AHH, there’s nothing quite like making fresh tracks on the first lift up of the day. More often than not, lifts start running early to make sure they’re working ok and in some cases, allow...
The Popcorn With Adventurous Flavours

The Popcorn With Adventurous Flavours

MORE than 5000 years ago our ancestors used to heat up corn kernels over fires and sizzling hot stones to enjoy the snack we now all know and love as ‘popcorn’. Popping Corn (or Maize) is ...
Rude Road Trip

Rude Road Trip

AHH, there’s nothing quite like a road trip, but for the guys from the Inbetweeners, their 48-hour mission to drive to the rudest sounding streets in Britain comes to an end today. Actors Simon ...
Are You a Super Slider Rider?

Are You a Super Slider Rider?

“JUST slip them on your boots. It’s easy to be a Super Slider Rider,” says the voiceover in this retro commercial. Sales of plastic sledges in the UK may have hit an all time high la...
Week 3 Now Online

Week 3 Now Online

SIGN in with your username and password then click on the ‘READ A52‘ tab to see this week’s issue. Inside this week we have: details on how to enter the Rab Mountain Marathon Yamaha&...
“Opps”

“Opps”

THERE’S a key moment in the film 127 Hours where Aron Ralston, played by James Franco, let’s out an “Opps” and stares down at his arm. You’ll see that scene here in the t...
Take part in Mudrunner Icebreaker

Take part in Mudrunner Icebreaker

DEPENDING on how cold it is on Sunday 6th February, we may well be breaking the thin layers of ice covering the tops of huge pits of thick gooey mud in what the organisers call “a severe winter ...
40,000 have skied Scotland already

40,000 have skied Scotland already

With all the chaos of taking a flight abroad for a ski holiday, it seems many of us have decided to avoid all that by staying local and skiing in Scotland instead. All five resorts are now open with r...
Lara’s new look

Lara’s new look

She’s the ultimate female adventurer and the next game in the franchise will be based on the origins of Lara Croft. Featuring a young and inexperienced woman, the recently released artwork above...
Who wins? MotorBike or MountainBike

Who wins? MotorBike or MountainBike

There’s some competitive banter as downhill mountain bike champ Gee Atherton drives up to Scotland in a grey transit van with the world enduro champ David Knight sat next to him. As they drive, ...
What? I can ski in Morocco?

What? I can ski in Morocco?

There are donkeys which drag you up the ski slopes in the resort of Oukaimeden in the Atlas mountains. There are also chairlifts now, seven of them, as can be seen in the charming hand-drawn piste map...
Sign up for Snow Alerts

Sign up for Snow Alerts

It dumped it down with snow in Scotland last year. And it’s looking every bit as likely that the conditions this year will have us loading up the car, booking an easyJet flight or taking the tra...
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