It’s said that life’s a journey. Actually, I think it’s is a series of journeys, where some can be travelled on the back of others. That’s how I see my trips to the Khumbu in Nepal with my sons.Read More
I prefer a pikau to a pack, a tarp to a tent, and a simple one-piece stove to a pressurised blast furnace. Tiny alcohol burners fit this bill. They are easy to make and don't require expensive tools or project stock. A couple of soft-drink cans, a craft knife and some patience are all you need.
The event is one of the gems of New Zealand adventure racing, where up to 450-teams of 3-women take part in the adventure that includes rafting, mountain biking, hiking and navigation. The event was the vision and creation of 5 x Adventure Racing World Champion Nathan Fa'avae. The 2017 Torpedo 7 Spring Challenge - South […]
The P6 is an introductory 6 hour adventure race (run/walk/mountain bike/tubing) and the lite version, the P3, which has no mountain bike stage and is 3hrs instead of 6hrs! The event is based at a secret location (within 60 minutes of Auckland) which is revealed in the week of the event. Teams of 2 or […]
An in-depth course to teach skills and knowledge to enable safe navigation both in the bush and above the bushline. Suitable for all levels. 6 participants maximum. Classroom prep evening 6th November venue Hutt Valley Tramping Club, Lower Hutt. Walk and practice Sunday 12th Nov 2017 - Rimutaka Forest Park (TBC). Cost $50 per person. […]