Gear Testers Wanted! Welcome to 2019.
Welcome back - I hope you've had a great time over Christmas and New Year, maybe even squeezed in a little adventure? I had a small jaunt in the Lake District and my first ever night in a bothy!
Straight up: if you're interested in gear testing for Issue 8, scroll down and get filling in that form. We have a very tight deadline for tester applications (FRIDAY). But some great kit up to test!
2019 is going to be the year of building community. Please do reach out and share your stories, creative work, ideas and adventures with us.
We are hear to help showcase and shout about all of you. And make things happen.
You're awesome and we want the world to know that :)
Vedangi Kulkarni became the youngest and the 4th fastest woman to cycle around the world on 24th December! Find out about her here.
Dawn Wood is on day 5 of her solo and unsupported row across the Atlantic. Check out her website for regular updates and a tracking map. It compares her progress to Kiko Matthews' world record, set last year.
Of Mountains and Minds podcast includes some great interviews with female adventure athletes. Website here.
Read our latest posts on the Intrepid Magazine blog:
Tonic of the Sea - a Story of Recovery with Katie Maggs
How I road a unicycle the length of Taiwan by Kelli Jackson
Want to feature here? Spotted an adventure we should know about? Share it in our Facebook Group.
TEST GEAR FOR US!
It's that time again! BUT WITH A SHORT APPLICATION DEADLINE. Read on... This issue, we'll be testing:
Black Diamond First Light Jacket RRP £200
IceBreaker BodyFitZone LS Crew RRP £70
IceBreaker BodyFitZone Leggings RRP £70
1000 MILE SOCKS RRP £10-20 (Space for 2 testers)
To apply to join the test team, sign into www.intrepid-magazine.com and head into the Membership Bonuses section. We'll pick the best person who can test the item and send us a review with pictures by 3rd February. You have until THIS FRIDAY at 12 NOON to apply.
P.S. Yes, you do get to keep it.
QUOTE OF THE WEEK
AN ADVENTURE MAY BE WORN AS A MUDDY SPOT OR A PROUD INSIGNIA.
IT IS THE WOMAN WEARING IT THAT MAKES IT ONE THING OR ANOTHER.
- Norma Shearer
ISSUE 7 IS IMMANENT
We're really sorry about the delay with Issue 7 reaching print subscribers. Things have been slowed up by Christmas and a technical hiccup with the printers.
Thanks so much for your patience. Watch out for it on your doorstep any time soon! In the meantime, you will be able to log into the website and read it from today.
TEAM INTREPID NEWS
Want to contribute? For magazine articles, see this page. Next deadline is 21st Jan for pitches.
For blog pieces or instagram pictures, contact email@example.com
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Emily & the Ed Team
P.S. Event/club/adventure/article that we've missed and you think is epic? Hit reply and drop us a line!