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BETWEEN SEA AND SKY

HIGH UP IN THE ARCTIC CIRCLE AND A THREE-WEEK VOYAGE BY BOAT LIES GREENLAND, A PLACE OF ICE, ROCK AND SOLITUDE. IN A 34-FOOT SAILING BOAT AND CONCEDING TO THE WHIMS OF THE NORTH ATLANTIC, JÖTTNAR’S TIM HOWELL LEFT ENGLAND IN SEARCH OF NOT JUST ADVENTUROUS CLIMBING AND WINGSUIT BASE JUMPING, BUT REMO...

J-15 (15 days to the start)

The last seven days have been a crazy mix of activities, feelings, problems and triumphs that have swept me along and stolen the hours of every day.

Dream of the Wild

“RUGGED, WILD, HAUNTED BY HISTORY; CREATION BEYOND MY WILDEST DREAMS. THIS LAND IT SHAPED ME. IT SOFTENED MY EDGES AND MAYBE IT SAVED ME.” Our friend Mark Thomas learned to climb as a child on the wild sea cliffs of west Wales. Thirty years on, the love for these crags and this untamed expanse of co...

Commando Chef! BOOM

‘Commando Chef’, real name Mike Beaton, is an SAS marine and part of the Royal Marines Educational Awareness Team (RM-EAT). Through a range of exciting presentations and workshops, RM-EAT aims to develop students’ life skills and awareness of careers in the Royal Navy. A self-motivated, determined, ...

PlanX

Push your limits. Find you potential. Whether its kickstarting your health and fitness journey, or taking your exercise regime to the next level, we are passionate about helping people achieve their goals. Offering quality advice and guidance every step of the way, we offer the complete health and f...

Wingsuit Alpinism

FAST AND LIGHT IS THE MANTRA OF MOUNTAINEERS. UP AND DOWN IN A SINGLE PUSH. MINIMISING KIT CARRIED, CLIMBING FASTER, AND SO PROVIDING A BIGGER MARGIN FOR ANY INCLEMENT WEATHER ON THE HORIZON. ADD WINGSUITING AMBITIONS, AND THIS MANTRA BECOMES A MANDATE. Wind conditions in the mountains are fickle, a...

NORTH COAST 110 MILE ULTRA

This Friday 2nd October Baz Gray will be taking on the gruelling South West Climbs new, North Coast 110 Mile Ultra. SW Climbs believe that this is their toughest event yet. If you’ve completed the Jurassic Coast 100 Mile Ultra or the Devon Coast to Coast Ultra, this could be for you. With nearly 6,0...

A seminar at sea on Sea Spirit

Fiona’s trip report April 2018 “My recent journey from the Cape Verde Islands to the Canary Islands aboard the 114 passenger adventure voyage ship Sea Spirit took the form of a ‘seminar at sea’, and what a fascinating one it was!  During my three days, on what woul...

THE STEEP EDGE

CHAMONIX: A WORLD-RENOWNED ALPINE PLAYGROUND. WHEN WINTER SNOW BURIES THE COULOIRS AND STEEP VALLEY SLOPES, THE LINES BETWEEN SKIING, ALPINISM AND EXPLORATION BLUR. Jöttnar Pro Team member Tom Grant lives in Chamonix, where he works as an IFMGA mountain guide. Watch his new video about his passion f...

GROOVYFIED

In the summer of 2019, Jöttnar’s John Thornton linked together two existing hard sport climbing routes in Malham to create Groovyfied (8c). With imagination, skill and perseverance, John shows that the new-routing potential here which has tested generations of climbers is still very much alive. Watc...