Hiking in Finland

Climbing, bikepacking, skiing & packrafting in the north

The SOA Jury Meeting

The Scandinavian Outdoor Award is the only Award for Outdoor Gear (if compared to the ISPO Award, OutDoor Industry Award et al.) which tests gear where it’s meant to be used - in the outdoors. I was honoured to be invited to this years Jury meeting in Montafon, right after my Dolomites Tour and before the 2015 OutDoor. Here’s an inside look at the Jury meeting and my thoughts on the kit I have tested.

Back at camp

Summer Writing / Reading

Lots of firsts in my regular Magazine update, as this time there’s half a dozen Magazines included for whom I have penned down articles. Lots of work for me and lots to read for you!

Summer writing

Via Dinarica - Day 1

What makes the Via Dinarica The best trail of 2014? Is it the idea of connecting seven countries via humanities simplest activity, walking? Or something else? Reason enough for me to pack my backpack, book a flight to Sarajevo and investigate.

Almost there