Francois du Plessis

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Video: Beautiful Scotland

Ever wonder what Scotland has to offer visitors? Then wonder no more. This short, three-minute clip serves as a lovely introduction to a country that …

Video: Teaser for unReal - A New Mountain Biking Film

Our friends over at Teton Gravity Research have released a teaser video for a new mountain biking film called <i>unReal</i> that is scheduled to be released …

Strong Core = Strength, Power & Stamina!

Introduce core work into your training, and you’ll see increased strength, power and stamina on the bike. Do these exercises twice a week, ensuring …

Video: Another Look At Angels Landing In Zion National Park

A few weeks back I posted a great video of Angels Landing in Zion National Park, sharing a glimpse of what that great hike has to offer. The video …

Video: Road Bike Party 2 - Insane Stunts On A Road Bike

Martyn Ashton was capable of accomplishing some pretty crazy things on a road bike. I say "was" because during the making of the video below he …

Video: Himalayan Speed Training With Ueli Steck

There is no question that Ueli Steck is amongst the best mountaineers on the planet, in no small part because of how he prepares for his big climbs. …

Video: Masterful Mountain Biking

I don't know much about this video other than it is called "Mountain Biking Masterful" and it features some great shots of riders flying down some …

Video: This Is Backcountry - Go Explore It!

This new promo video from Backcountry is so much more than a commercial for an online gear store. It's an endorsement for the lifestyle that many of …

Video: Madness In The Desert: Paris To Dakar - The World's Craziest Race

I don't often cover motor sports of any kind, preferring instead to focus on all the amazing human powered events that take place around the world. …

Video: A Father-Son Motorcycle Adventure In The Himalaya

Here's a great story of a father and son duo who traveled through the Himalaya with one another on motorcycles, covering 4500 km (2800 miles) in the …

Video: Iceland In Timelapse

If you've ever had any doubt that Iceland is one of the most beautiful countries on the planet, they will be put to rest after watching this amazing …

Video: Alex Honnold On Half Dome And Moonlight Buttress

Apparently free climber Alex Honnold has a new sponsor in the form of BALL Watches. The video below is a commercial for the company but mostly …

Video: The Last Great Climb Trailer

Earlier this year, climbers Leo Houlding, Jason Pickles and Sean Leary traveled to Antarctica to attempt to make the first ascent of Ulvetanna Peak, …

Video: Why We Ride - A Tribute To Mountain Biking

Sacred Rides is company that gives travelers an opportunity to mountain bike through some of the most spectacular settings on the planet. Places like …