Blog

What the hell is a seam-sealed jacket anyway?

What the hell is a seam-sealed jacket anyway?

Posted on: Monday April 23, 2018

  You know those people who throw around the word “literally” all the time when they literally don’t mean to say literally at all? This happens a lot with the word “waterproof” as well. We talk about our waterpoof jackets Read More »

Ten tips for hiking with your kids as a family (without losing your mind)

Ten tips for hiking with your kids as a family (without losing your mind)

Posted on: Friday April 13, 2018

  It can be hard to keep young children entertained on a hike. Well, it can be hard to keep young children entertained anywhere, really. Hiking with children has its very own set of challenges – but also its very Read More »

Stubbs Farm | A legacy of conservation

Stubbs Farm | A legacy of conservation

Posted on: Monday April 9, 2018

When my great-grandparents and grandfather arrived at Te Kuiti in 1914, much of the farmable land had already been felled and burnt. I have seen photos. It looked like a battlefield; very few trees standing and a haze of smoke Read More »

A beginner’s guide to the trail running gear you actually need

A beginner’s guide to the trail running gear you actually need

Posted on: Monday March 12, 2018

Remember that time someone said to you running is great because it’s free and then you laughed and laughed and laughed (and then cried a little bit when you saw your credit card statement with all the shoes, and gels Read More »

New Zealand like you’ve never seen it before

New Zealand like you’ve never seen it before

Posted on: Sunday March 11, 2018

Waitomo Trail Run – New Zealand like you’ve never seen it before Glowworm caves, beautiful canyons, karst-studded landscapes, stunning New Zealand native bush, working farms, tunnels… the Waitomo Trail Run has it all. Production: Ninmo Productions. When you look at Read More »

Eight things you must see & do in Waitomo

Eight things you must see & do in Waitomo

Posted on: Thursday March 8, 2018

  Congratulations! You are taking part in a stunning race in a phenomenal part of the world. Whilst you are going to run and walk through some of the most amazing landscapes don’t miss out on this chance to explore Read More »