Cycling Travel Journal Review

Cycling Travel Journal Review

The Description The Cycling Travel Journal is an eco-friendly journal created by a cycle tourer, for other like-minded souls to use to tell their own story on expeditions. …Pages for writing, sketching, storing contact details …Beautiful illustrations …A world map to document where you have been or intend to cycle …Motivational quotes, touring tips and expedition recipes …Envelopes to store mementos …Eco-friendly: 100% recycled paper, biodegradable … Continue reading Cycling Travel Journal Review

Kate Rawles bike adventure

Interview with: Kate Rawles

Kate Rawles, who lives in the Lake District with her partner, is sometimes referred to as an ‘outdoor philosopher’. She is a former university lecturer who is now a writer and adventurer. Kate is currently on a 5,000+ mile journey travelling from Cartagena to Cape Horn on a bamboo bike, which she built herself. Her aim: to harness the power of adventure in some of the world’s … Continue reading Interview with: Kate Rawles

Coxless Crew

Wild Mentor Scheme #4: 5000 Miles in a Year

Sadly in 2015, when Natalie Thomas’s daughter was just 7 weeks old, her father passed away. In November 2016, fed up with being overweight, she decided to do something about it. 2017 is the 2nd anniversary of her father passing away and she wanted to continue his high charity work spirit. Natalie has set herself an epic challenge: 365 days.. an average woman….mum to a 2-year-old … Continue reading Wild Mentor Scheme #4: 5000 Miles in a Year

Laura Maisey running

Running Adventure Need to Know: Foreign Lands

In 2016 Laura Maisey took on a huge journey running from Rome all the way to London….solo! To help others looking to take on their own challenge, Laura has put together the ‘Running Adventure Need to Know’ series, covering everything she wishes she’d known before leaving. There are so many things to think about when journeying in foreign lands, especially if you’ve never been there … Continue reading Running Adventure Need to Know: Foreign Lands

Elena sailing adventure

Interview with: Elena Manighetti

After reflecting on her life, Elana Manighetti decided it was time to make her dream of going on a sailing adventure a reality… despite limited funds and very little experience! We caught up with her as she prepares for the big launch of her new life on a boat. How has she actually made it happen? Name: Elena Manighetti Home: Currently Manchester, but soon on … Continue reading Interview with: Elena Manighetti

Laura Maisey running Rome to London

Running Adventure Need to Know: Physical

In 2016 Laura Maisey took on a huge journey running from Rome all the way to London….solo! To help others looking to take on their own challenge, Laura has put together the ‘Running Adventure Need to Know’ series, covering everything she wishes she’d known before leaving. The physical strain of doing a human-powered adventure is not to be under-estimated but, by the same measure, don’t … Continue reading Running Adventure Need to Know: Physical

Laura Maisey running Rome to London

Running Adventure Need to Know: Money

In 2016 Laura Maisey took on a huge journey running from Rome all the way to London….solo! To help others looking to take on their own challenge, Laura has put together the ‘Running Adventure Need to Know’ series, covering everything she wishes she’d known before leaving. Money is probably one of the main factors preventing people from thinking they can go on adventures. There is … Continue reading Running Adventure Need to Know: Money

Laura Maisey running at Project Awesome

Running Adventure Need to Know: Preperations

In 2016 Laura Maisey took on a huge journey running from Rome all the way to London….solo! To help others looking to take on their own challenge, Laura has put together the ‘Running Adventure Need to Know’ series, covering everything she wishes she’d known before leaving. There is a lot you’ll need to get ready for an adventure of any kind, but you’ll need pretty … Continue reading Running Adventure Need to Know: Preperations

Mum adventurer

Interview with: Kerry-Anne Martin

Scotland based Kerry-Anne Martin set about to rediscover the outdoors with her 6-year-old son, Finn, in tow. In 2016 she was awarded a Next Challenge Grant for her adventure – 5 bothies over 5 nights with a 5-year-old. We caught up with Kerry-Anne to discuss what life is like as an adventurer and a mother. Full name: Kerry-Anne Martin Home: Near Biggar, Southern Scotland Age: … Continue reading Interview with: Kerry-Anne Martin

Wild Mentor Scheme #3: Cycle to Copenhagen

This summer, Alice is planning a trip that will see her cycle from the UK to a city she’s been told she’ll love due to its vast number of bikes, scenery and outdoor activities – Copenhagen. Having completed a cycle challenge at home when just 16 years old, and recently tasted cycle touring abroad, she is ready for more. Alice will be mentored by Jenny … Continue reading Wild Mentor Scheme #3: Cycle to Copenhagen