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Scottish Mountain Biking Conference 2014
The Bi Annual Scottish Mountain Conference was held recently in the Tweed Valley, Carlton Reid’s report explains why MTBing is “important part of the Scottish economy”
If you have never been to Scotland this superb video captures the essence of Scotland, if you have been and love the dramatic scenery and wild open spaces I apologise for sharing the secret and encouraging others to go.
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Banff film festival
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European Outdoor Film Tour
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Wiggle Fallen Leaves MTB 7th December. 32 or 22 miles. It’s a great way to end the 2014 with some of the best the South Downs has to offer with leafy off road tracks and forest lanes. Online booking has now closed but you can still get entry on the day
Night Runner Delamere Forest 13 December. A Challenging 10k course takes place on the rolling trails, and stunning pine forest complete with festive entertainment
UCI Track Cycling World Cup 5-7 December. This is the biggest international cycling event to be held at Lee Valley VeloPark since London 2012. This is a global series that sees the world’s best cyclists competing for the points that will determine their international ranking
Hut to hut cross country skiing in Norway
Norway is one of the least densely populated countries of the world and has one of Europe’s larger marked hiking trail networks (20,000 km) and arguably the world’s most extensive cross-country skiing track networks (7000 km). There are 460 cabins in the hut networks across the country ranging from self catering to luxury private accommodation.
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Just how big is Everest?
Commissioned by public speaker and Everest summiteer, Paul Deegan (pauldeegan.com). Paul wanted an engaging way of showing his audience how big Everest really is, in comparison to other structures and mountains. Snowline produced this short video for Paul to use as part of his talk to organisations.
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White Knuckles On ‘Urban Downhill’
If you’re unfamiliar with urban downhill, strap in and hold tight. His hairpin corner office view will keep you at the edge of your seat
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ESCAPE – MOUNT RINJANI – Indonesia Lombok.
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Wakeboarding behind a Ferrari at 8o mph
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GoPro to launch drones in 2015
The wearable video camera maker is developing its own line of consumer multi-rotor helicopter drones to expand from its core business with surfers and other sports enthusiasts.
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The Alpackalypse is an advanced whitewayer packraft that weighs just 10lbs and has the ability to be rolled similar to a kayak
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Quote of the week
Love what you do, Do what you love. Ray Bradbury
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