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 …

[R]evolution - A Film About Down Hill Mountain Biking In Greece

I came across this great looking documentary about the mountain biking scene in Greece earlier today and thought that it was very well done. The full …

Champéry Still Rocks!

The Swiss mountain resort of Champéry has a reputation for being one of the best mountain biking destinations in Europe due to its extremely steep …

IMAX Documentary - Antarctica: An Adventure Of A Different Nature

Looking for a good video to watch this weekend? How about an IMAX documentary on Antarctica? The entire 40-minute film is on YouTube and offers some …

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: KUOTA - A Passion For Cycling

The video below is essentially a commercial for Kuota bikes, but it might as well be an endorsement of why we love to ride as well. It is beautifully …

Video: Hit The Road In India On The Mumbai Xpress

The Mumbai Xpress is a 1900 km (1180 mile) race across India that takes place over 13 stages between the cities of Mumbai and Chennai. The catch is, …

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: Highlining Over Moab

I enjoy a good adrenaline rush from time to time, but I'm not sure my heart could take highlining across an open canyon. This looks crazy scary, even …

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: What Ever Happened To The Von Trapps?

Movie lovers will no doubt remember the Von Trapps, the family made famous by the film <i>The Sound of Music</i>. At the end of the film the Von Trapps fled …

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. …

Short Film Awards

SHORT FILM AWARDS ARE HERE AT LAST!<p>“Some jobs just turn out harder than you expected.” This was the sentiment echoed by all three of our judges, over …

Shunpo

Winner “Most Surprising” Short Film, Shunpo. What if we could escape our daily routine? Magically? In our imaginations? This surprising short film …

Video: A Message Of Peace And Cooperation From The International Space Station

Here's a lovely little video that mixes amazing footage captured from the International Space Station interspersed with audio messages from various …

Xpediton.tv Short Adventure Film Challenge Winners Announced

Back in May, Xpedition.tv launched a new short adventure film competition which was focused on looking for emerging talent in the outdoor adventure …

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: Niagara Falls By Quadcopter

The DJI Phantom is a radio controlled quadcopter that comes with a mount for a GoPro camera, so naturally the little drone is capable of capturing …

Video: The North Face: Unearthed Teaser

What happens when Alex Honnold, Matt Segal and Renan Ozturk take Daniel Woods, one of the best boulderers in the world, big wall climbing for the …

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: Highlights Of The Redbull Divide And Conquer

The Redbull Divide and Conquer is a three-stage race during which a three-person team has one member of their team cover each leg. This year's event …

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: Humans Are Awesome GoPro Tribute

It's been awhile since we had one of those "people are awesome" videos, but the one below makes up for the long wait. It shows all manner of men and …

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 …

Bluegrass virtuosity from ... New Jersey?

All under the age of 16, brothers Jonny, Robbie and Tommy Mizzone are from New Jersey, a US state that's better known for the rock of Bruce …

New Jersey