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Aussie 8 Team Completes Expedition Ahead Of Schedule

Aussie 8 Team Completes Expedition Ahead Of Schedule

A couple of weeks back we told you about three adventurous outdoor athletes who were preparing to set out on an ambitious project to bag the highest peaks in each of the eight Australian states in record time. They dubbed their journey the Aussie 8 expedition and the plan was [...]

7 Superfoods to Keep You Going

7 Superfoods to Keep You Going

Let’s talk about health food. Let’s talk about what makes your body run like the gorgeous machine it is. Because honestly, how much better is life when you feel amazing. Heads up, try these the morning after a rough night of boozing, it may just make you a productive little [...]

5 Dangerous Places to Visit that are Worth the Risk

5 Dangerous Places to Visit that are Worth the Risk

So they tell you not to go here or there…”it’s sooo dangerous,” “you WILL die if you go there.” Well, I say all the reason to go. A little bit of treacherous trekking is good for the soul and opens up doors to extraordinary cultures and natural landscapes untouched by [...]

First All Black Expedition to Climb Denali in June

First All Black Expedition to Climb Denali in June

The first African American to climb Denali was an administrative assistant from Seattle named Charles Crenchaw. Black American mountaineers were rare enough back then for Ebony to profile Crenchaw in 1963, one year before his historic climb. When asked about the racial diversity in his sport, he remarked, “I have not encountered [...]

5 Jobs to Try if You’re Not Afraid of Heights

5 Jobs to Try if You’re Not Afraid of Heights

Some people have a gap in their fear-circuit board that allows them to experience scary heights without the paralyzing anxiety that most people feel. These super humans are able to do cool stuff like climb mountains — which is no doubt cool, though for most people it’s an activity that [...]

7 of the Most Serene Canoe Locales

7 of the Most Serene Canoe Locales

Not every paddling trip calls for some difficult rapids and whitewater. No, sometimes, you just want to head out, enjoy the scenery and relax a little. This change of pace might mean you need to visit a different river. Here are 7 rivers you can count on to provide an [...]

National Park Week!

National Park Week!

National Park Week is pretty much one of the best things out there, granted you can get access to a National Park. But, if you can’t, watching this video will suffice, right? Wrong. National Park Week is the perfect excuse for outdoor lovers to do what he loves the most. [...]

Three Reasons Type A People Should Join a Paddling Team

Three Reasons Type A People Should Join a Paddling Team

By Lisa Nuss On my first scheduled day to practice with a dragon boat team, I sat in my car and tried to talk myself out of it. That I was out of shape since graduate school was just part of it. As I stared out at the expansiveWillametteRiverI realized [...]

Modern Faces of Pregnant Running

Modern Faces of Pregnant Running

If you’ve ever seen a pregnant runner bouncing along the side of the road, odds are you stared. You might not admit it, but you did. I sure have There’s something very intriguing, very interesting, very…inspiring about seeing a woman gracefully loping by with a perfectly round bump protruding from [...]

Britain’s Prince Harry To Join Expedition To The South Pole This Year

Britain’s Prince Harry To Join Expedition To The South Pole This Year

Earlier this week Britain’s Prince Harry announced plans to join an expedition headed to the South Pole that is scheduled to get underway  in November. The 28-year old Prince will take part in an ambitious race to the bottom of the world in an effort to raise funds and awareness [...]