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Kingsley Jones: Alpine Diary, part 6 – Summits, Snow and Sunburn

30th July 2018 | 0 comments

Have your say… On 12th July, Nikwax launched their #DoMoreWithNikwax Challenge that will see world class athletes ride a combined total of 7,000 km, hike 7,000 m and camp in 10 countries across Europe wide, showing that, according to the company, “whatever the weather you can do more, with Nikwax”. On 12th July, Nikwax launched their #DoMoreWithNikwax Challenge that will …

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Kingsley Jones: ‘Alpine diary, part 4 – Ice is nice’

21st February 2018 | 0 comments

Have your say… An avalanche in the Val d’Isere area has claimed the lives of a 43-year-old man and his 11-year-old daughter. The father daughter duo were visiting from Paris, and were reportedly skiing in an area that had been closed due to the risk of avalanche. They were found at an altitude of about 2,930m on Sunday afternoon. An …