Mont Blanc

Burberry burning stock worth millions 'to stop it getting into the wrong hands'

Burberry has been burning millions of pounds worth of stock in order to stop it getting into the wrong hands, reports say.<p>The luxury label, famous …

UK News

The best new fragrances ideal for summer and beyond

Every season has a smell; something in the air that transports you to another time and place. These ten summer scents could be the key to remembering …

Beauty

Burberry burns £28 MILLION in clothing every year to avoid high-end stock being bought by 'wrong people'

Burberry burn £28 million in clothing every year in order to avoid the high-end stock being bought by the 'wrong people'.<p>The fashion house claim the …

Fashion (UK)

Montblanc Introduces the TimeWalker “Cappuccino” Limited Editions | SJX Watches

Share Instagram<p>Over the weekend, the Goodwood Festival of Speed (GFOS) took place for the 25th time on the grounds of the eponymously named country …

Watches

A perfect companion on writing adventures

Le Petit Prince collection is exclusively available in Rustan’s.<p>Seventy-five years ago, Antoine de Saint-Exupéry gifted the world with a novella that …

Mont Blanc

Montblanc Celebrates the Goodwood Festival with Limited Editions

As Official Timing Partner of the The Goodwood Festival of Speed for the second year, Montblanc lent its timekeeping expertise to the numerous races that took place starting last Thursday, ending on Sunday.<p>To celebrate, Montblanc presented not one, but two new limited edition models during the …

For Men

Montblanc’s New Rouge et Noir Pen will Have Your Spidey Sense Tingling

The Montblanc pen design that started it all receives a new and sophisticated special edition along with modern features and an elegant spider …

For Men

Montblanc celebrates Goodwood with a pair of "capuccino" Timewalkers

Inspired by the tropical dial effect.<p>Author:<p>Staff<p>Publish date:<p>To celebrate its partnership as the official timing partner of the Goodwood Festival of …

For Men

Dwayne the Rock Johnson wears Montblanc 1858 Automatic watch

Mountain of muscle, actor, producer, and semi-retired professional wrestler, Dwayne the Rock Johnson was recently spotted with a Montblanc 1858 …

Watches

WATCH: Ski Ballet Is A Hell Of A Way To Celebrate A Summit

I respect the hell out of dude doing ski ballet with a mountaineering harness on. Check out Fabien_Maierhofer busting out some high elevation acro on …

Freestyle Skiing

Baume Watches Demonstrate the Exquisite Potential of Upcycling

Richemont, the company behind Montblanc, IWC, Mr Porter and stacks of your other favourite brands is expanding its portfolio to include a new watch …

For Men

Kelly Wolf Wins 25K At Under Armour Mountain Running Series

Three weeks after winning her first 75-mile race, Kelly Wolf raced to another victory—this time at the Under Armour Mountain RunningThe post Kelly …

Running

France restricts access to Mont Blanc amid safety fears

<b>France has issued a decree restricting access to the summit of the country's highest mountain, Mont Blanc.</b><p>As a result of overcrowding and safety risks, climbers will not be allowed on the peak's popular "Royal Route" for the next eight days, officials said.<p>But mountaineers who have already booked …

Climbing

Seven Sports Watches Guaranteed To Go The Distance

Beat the clock with our edit of the athletic-inspired timepieces to buy now<p>To understand the contradictory-sounding idea of a luxury sports watch, …

Watches

Kilian Jornet Back to Form, Breaks 36-Year Old Running Record

Last week we noted that ultrarunner Kilian Jornet had returned to form following an injury this past spring, winning the Marathon du Mont-Blanc in an …

Ultramarathons

Ultra runner Kílian Jornet smashes Bob Graham endurance race record

He is the biggest star in ultra running; the winner of some of the biggest races in the world. Last year he climbed Mount Everest twice in one week, without oxygen. And on Sunday night, Kílian Jornet was to be found making history yet again on the fells of the Lake District.<p>The Bob Graham round is …

Lifestyle (UK)

Montblanc's New Epic Writers Edition Pens Are All About Homer

The annual Montblanc Writers Edition pen collection is making its debut, and this year Homer is the focus of attention.<p>The <i>Iliad</i> and the <i>Odyssey</i>, the ancient Greek poems attributed to Homer, are two of the most influential works of literature and have formed the basis of other important literary, …

Ancient History

The Julbo Aerolite UTMBs Are So Light You’ll Forget You’re Wearing Sunglasses

Photochromic lenses darken automatically as you run from shade to sun.<p><b>Price:</b> $230<b><br>Weight:</b> 22g<b><br>The right sunglasses for:</b> Ultrarunners who demand all-day comfort and sunglasses that can adapt to changing light conditions<p>The Aerolite is an exceptional pair of sunglasses for long runs on the road or …

Trail Running

Take a look at Kilian Jornet's Strava data from Sunday's Bob Graham Round FKT

Breaking FKT news!<br>Someone spotted someone special attempting something extra special while keeping it mum (as they should) until it's done.<br>Probably …

Running

Kilian Jornet smashes Bob Graham Round record

Event Reports<p>Trail running superstar takes over an hour off Billy Bland’s mark from 1982 for the 66-mile and 42-peak Lake District circuit<p>Kilian …

Athletics

Mont Blanc event sees Megan making her mark

Megan Mackenzie is living a dream and underlining her status as one of the world’s leading trail athletes, following her rise to fifth position in …

Cape Town

Montblanc Franz Kafka Writers Limited Edition Fountain Pen – Fine Nib – UNUSED

Montblanc Franz Kafka Writers Limited Edition Fountain Pen. It comes with its book style presentation box (including outer sleeve), polishing cloth …

Franz Kafka

Murdoch

Iris Murdoch began teaching philosophy at Oxford in 1948, published her first novel in 1954, and won the Booker Prize for <i>The Sea, The Sea</i> in 1978. …

Man Booker Prize

Montblanc Launches Its First High Flying Luggage Collection

For the well-travelled clients of the brand: The most highly anticipated launch of the first Montblanc luggage collection will hit the stores in July …

Luggage

16 Astounding Backpacking Trips To Add To Your Bucket List

<b>Hit the rugged, dusty, spectacular road.</b><p>1. Tour du Mont Blanc — France, Italy, Switzerland<p>Length: 105 miles (170 km), seven to eleven days<p>Difficulty: …

Hiking

Ultrarunner Kilian Jornet Wins First Race After Recovering From Injury

It has been a rough year for Kilian Jornet so far. This past spring, the ultrarunner broke his leg while competing in a ski-mountaineering event in …

Running

The Rooted Privateers Tackle Crankworx Les Gets

Les Gets, France was our favorite place of the trip. The Portes Du Soleil region is incredible, and with one reasonably priced day pass you can ride …

Mountain Biking

Ultrarunner Kilian Jornet Wins First Race After Broken Leg

Apparently, Kilian Jornet heals fast. The endurance runner won Marathon du Mont-Blanc on July 1 after breaking his leg three and a half months …

Outdoors Gear

Canada's Madden finishes 12th at Marathon du Mont-Blanc

Canada’s <b>Anne-Marie Madden</b> finished a very respectable 12th at the Marathon du Mont-Blanc in Chamonix yesterday, with a time of 5:20.<p>The 42K race was …

Running

Mont Blanc ultra’s technical downhills the focus for Hong Kong-based runner | Outdoor & Extreme | South China Morning Post

When faced with over 6,000 metres of slopes to climb, you might worry about the steep ascents, but for Hong Kong-based Pierre Antoine Penicaud it is …

Gliders