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StoryJethro Kiernan • Jan 10, 2022

Rites of Passage

The secret gateway to climbing and mountaineering in the UK

StoryBASE editorial team • Jan 08, 2022

Preet Chandi is the First Woman of Colour to Ski to South Pole Solo

Skiing the 700 miles from Hercules Inlet in 40 days.

StoryScotty Laughland • Jan 08, 2022

Trails of Caledonia

These are the best MTB trails in Scotland

Komoot

VideoBASE editorial team • Dec 18, 2021

Vanishing Lines

Ski resort expansion is destroying our last living glaciers

VideoBASE editorial team • Dec 17, 2021

Mind Over Mountains

Using mountains to overcome the hurdles we put up in our own minds

StoryFrancesco Guerra • Dec 13, 2021

The Art of Patience and Resilience

The first documented winter traverse of the Matese Massif in Southern Italy

VideoBASE editorial team • Dec 10, 2021

Maiden Race

The tale of Mark Beaumont’s GBduro campaign, his first ever race

StoryChris Hunt • Dec 07, 2021

Pleasure in The Pain

15 Marathons, 15 Days, 15 National Parks. Part 2: England

Ordnance Survey

StoryWill Appleyard • Dec 01, 2021

Guardians of The Blue

The pursuit of underwater giants in the mid-Atlantic

Nims holds a flag with the Union Jack and the Nepali flag together on the summit of K2 (8,611m), the world’s second-highest mountain and the most northerly 8000m peak, during the first winter ascent on January 16th 2021. © Team Nimsdai

InterviewDavid Pickford • Dec 01, 2021

The Nims Interview

David Pickford catches up with the high altitude mountaineer and star of 14 Peaks / Project Possible

VideoBASE editorial team • Nov 24, 2021

The Freedom It Gives Me

Removing the barriers to access so everyone can benefit from the transformative power of the ocean.

Dwarfed by 7326m-high Jomolhari, Sam Seward and Euan Wilson ride the Chelela trek trail. With climbing above 6000 metres prohibited in Bhutan, most of its highest peaks remain unconquered, and with such a small biomass of mountain bikers in the country, the trails that approach such peaks remain un-ridden too.

StoryDan Milner • Nov 23, 2021

Switchbacks Of The Thunder Dragon

Mountain biking the forgotten foothills of the Bhutanese Himalaya

VideoBASE editorial team • Nov 19, 2021

The Last Inhabitant of Europe’s Highest Village

78 -year-old Irakli Khvedaguridze lives alone as the last year-round inhabitant of Europe’s highest settlement.

StoryChris Hunt • Nov 11, 2021

Between Midge, Loch and Munro

Back-to-back self-supported marathons in Britain’s wildest spaces. Part 1: Scotland

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StoryJuman Al-Sayegh • Nov 09, 2021

Pro Record: Tim Howell

Wingsuit pilot Tim Howell explains how he masters the balance between risk and rewards as he pushed the limits of human flight.

StorySofie Agger • Nov 05, 2021

Notes From The North

Climate research on Ellesmere Island – Canadian Arctic Archipelago

StoryDavid Weimer • Nov 02, 2021

The Lost Kingdom

Subterranean expeditions into the Parque Nacional de las Cavernas del Río Camuy

InterviewDavid Pickford • Oct 26, 2021

Interview: Matilda Söderlund

A conversation with one of the world’s most accomplished sport climbers.

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