Women's End2End Relay: Q&A with Bex Band

adventure events interview Mar 25, 2020

After beginning adventuring in her mid-20s, Bex Band grew in confidence and expertise. In 2017, she made her love for the outdoors into a career by creating Love Her Wild, a community that organises group adventures and mentorship for women. We spoke to Bex about how the outdoors has impacted her life and Love Her Wild's biggest event yet: The Women's End2End Relay.

Q: Can you tell us a bit about the Women’s End2End Relay?

Bex: The Women’s End2End is a hiking challenge stretching...
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A Preview of the Sheffield Adventure Film Festival

events review sheffield Mar 16, 2020

Above: Still from Where The Wild Things Keep Playing. Katie Jo Myers bouldering in Leavenworth, Washington USA.

The Sheffield Adventure Film Festival (ShAFF) is set in the gorgeous ‘Outdoor City’ of Sheffield, a stone’s throw from the Peak District and the home of British climbing. On the 20th of March the sociable weekender will begin showing a myriad of short and feature-length films, hosting panel events and workshops, providing for everyone, from ‘the armchair...

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Experience: the Women's Sea Kayak Festival

events kayaking review Nov 08, 2019

What happens when you put some of the best paddlers in the world in a field with some incredibly keen students? Add some sea kayaks and you’ve got the Women’s Sea Kayak Festival, this year held in South Devon in August. With numerous beaches and estuaries, varied sea conditions and great weather, it made for an eventful and inspiring three days.

My teeth were clenched and my knuckles were white as I gripped my paddle. I peered out from under my helmet at the fierce white waves...

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Run Unexpected - A Mystery Trail Run with Salomon

events review Oct 06, 2019

The unknown is a key element in any adventure. If you know exactly what you're getting yourself in for, you've missed the point. Now, I would not call myself a runner. In fact I often have to trick myself into going on "not-runs"... although nowhere near often enough to be even competent at running. 

But when Salomon got in touch about a mystery trail running event at a mystery location with mystery activities along the way... I just couldn't resist. They called it RunUnexpected and I...

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