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Breaking a Big Hill Record - What Does it Take?

Completing a big hill round takes dedication, but how much more blood, sweat and tears if you're going for the fastest time? We speak to three recent record breakers: Math Roberts, who set an impressive new time on the Paddy Buckley Round; Finlay Wild, who's knocked 90 minutes from the Ramsay Round; and James Forrest, on the fastest self-supported backpacking circuit of the Wainwrights.  

NEWSFLASH: Sabrina Verjee Breaks Women's Fastest Known Time on Pennine Way

Sabrina Verjee has beaten her own women's Pennine Way fastest known time, running the route in a time of 74 hours 28 minutes and 46 seconds, beating her previous time of 82...

REVIEW: Rab Torque Pant

I've long been a fan of Rab's Torque Pants (trousers). The current version has remained unchanged for several years, and in a market that seems to make tweaks every season...
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Using a unique fabric with diamond-shaped filaments that lock together, the new Helium Rain Jacket and Pants have five times the tear strength of the current Helium fabric, as well as a 50 percent higher waterproof rating. The new Helium pieces are made with a 2.5-layer, 30D ripstop fabric, Pertex Shield Diamond Fuse, which is being launched exclusively throughout 2020 with Outdoor Research. This bluesign-approved fabric is also slightly lighter in weight than the current Helium fabric.

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COMPETITION: Petzl IKO - The Headlamp, Reinvented

A lot of time has passed since the early 1970s when Petzl came out with its "all-on-your-head" lamp. It was the first headlamp designed to allow the user to truly go...

Photo of the Week
Evening light catching the northern aspects of Cùl Mòr in Coigach
Hamish Frost

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Congratulations to PPP for being voted Gallery of the Week by UKH users.

There were 193 new photos added added to the Photo Galleries this week