The Wild Podcast

I chatted to Andy and Jonathan on The Wild Podcast a couple of weeks ago. "In this episode we chat with explorer, adventurer and outdoors educator Dulkara Martig. We talk about travelling the world as a nomad, her epic traverse of the Southern Alps in New Zealand, gourmet cooking in the outdoors (think pizza and chocolate … Continue reading The Wild Podcast

From trail running to longer wilderness journeys

In this post I share how my love of trail running as a teenager evolved into a passion for rugged, off-track wilderness expeditions. I started trail running regularly when I was 13 years old and quickly became addicted to the endorphin high and the sense of freedom running gave me. My mum and I went … Continue reading From trail running to longer wilderness journeys

Let Nature in, Strengthen your wellbeing: Part 2

In my second blog for Mental Health Awareness week, first published through Macpac, I gathered quotes from a large group of friends and fellow adventurers from all ages and all walks of life, to find out what time in the outdoors does for them. Mental Health Awareness Week rolls around every year in October, and every year … Continue reading Let Nature in, Strengthen your wellbeing: Part 2

Let Nature in, Strengthen your well-being: Part 1

I'm collaborating with a couple of different outdoor brands these days. One of the things I'm excited to do is use different platforms to share messages I really care about. I'm also motivated to share things that go beyond 'adventure stoke'. I wrote two pieces for Macpac for mental health awareness week. In part 1 of … Continue reading Let Nature in, Strengthen your well-being: Part 1

Barron Flat and the Kill Devil

I can't get enough of mountain biking at the moment. One of the coolest things about Nelson is that the riding is amazing year-round. I've been night riding a couple of times a week over winter, mostly pretty casual trails with friends. To celebrate eight consecutive Thursday nights of Involution a few of us headed … Continue reading Barron Flat and the Kill Devil