Category - Sports

Why You Should Travel To Feel Small

  People travel for all sorts of reasons. Whatever your motivation, there is often a mix of something pulling you into the unknown and pushing you away from home comforts. For me, that push comes from needing to escape...

6 Tips on Surfing in a Crowded Line Up…

Tips of surfing a crowded lineup How to handle the crowds when surfing – tips from the pros   The Gold Coast, known as the Surfing Mecca of Australia, holds arguably some of the best surf spots on the East Coast. With...

Freeride World Tour champions crowned in Verbier

The Swatch Extreme Verbier Results: Olympic halfpipe Gold medalist, Nicola Thost (also this year’s wildcard entrant) slayed the final Freeride World Tour event in Verbier. She was clearly in a league of her own, posting a...

Must Watch Documentary – Lindsey Vonn ‘The Climb’

Want to know what champions are made of? If you don’t know the name Lindsey Vonn you should. Not only is she the most successful and decorated female skier of all time, holding the most World Cup record wins at 64, but her...

11 More Funny Signs From Japan Ski Resorts

Signs from Japan that make no sense! After the success of our previous post 17 Funny Signs From Japanese Ski Resorts, I received so many photos from ski resorts all over Japan that I had to do another post. So here are more...

AK Girls Way: How the girls shred Alaska

How the girls shred Alaska – in loving memory of Liz Dayley   Episode 6 from Patagonia’s #Find_Away series is dedicated to the memory of Liz Daley, who was lost to an avalanche in Argentina a few months after...

Why go surfing in Sri Lanka?

Surfing in Sri Lanka – Guest post by Sarah O’Brien   Last year I went to Sri Lanka to surf with my best mate. Before we left, everybody teased us that due to it being off-season, we weren’t going to...

Putting The Flow State into Practice: Tips for surfing

  The second article in a series of posts by Jiro Taylor from Flow State Adventure on ‘up-grading’ your mindset and ability using Flow.  Make sure you check out the awesome Flow State Adventure snowboard, surf...

10 Epic Reasons to Move to New Zealand

Live the dream – Move to New Zealand Surf, great wine, wonderful people, long white and black beaches, mountains, hobbits and lots of sheep! What is not to love about New Zealand. Ohhh and there’s hardly anyone there...

Pretty Faces: The story of a skier girl

Providing a positive platform for women in a new all-female inspirational ski film by Lynsey Dyer. Pretty Faces is a ski film featuring the best female athletes from around the world in celebration of playing outside, pushing the...

Must See Female Snowboard Video Parts: Just dropped!

It’s that time of year!   Your Facebook newsfeed gets spammed with snowboard video parts. You discover friends that you didn’t even know liked snowboarding. They are sharing links YOU haven’t even seen yet...

That One Day: Surf, snowboard and skate in one day

Ever dreamed you could surf, snowboard and skate in one day?   We are only limited by our own imagination and where our priorities lie in life. There is a huge world out there with so much fun to be had and if you want to...

Leave A Message: All girl surf movie (full movie)

An oldie (2011) but a goodie, this all girl surf movie is an inspiration to all women surfers. Leave a Message is a girl surf movie by Nike 2.0 (when Nike was still involved with surfing – they pulled out in 2013). It...

Top 5 Waves : Australia’s East Coast

Australia is often referred to as ‘The Lucky Country’ and there are plenty of reasons why that is true.   We have killer waves. Like ‘heaps’ of them. HEAPS! The coastline is peppered with all kinds of...

Surf Hair, Do Care: How to get beach blonde surfer hair

How to get beach blonde surfer hair What to ask the hairdresser for when going for that beach blonde surfer girl hair and how to keep your new blonde locks healthy and shiny.   Look at the surfer girl on the beach; see how...

Snowboard Escapism – Art by Stu Leonard

When art imitates snowboarding.     Snowboarding has shaped Stu Leonard’s life. Like many of us he found something in snowboarding that he has not been able to let go. That feeling is difficult to put into words...

Kelly Slater Diet – Nutrition & sustainable living

Kelly Slater Diet – A key driver of his success? What does Kelly Slater eat? Renowned for his knowledge of nutrition, the 11 time world champion surfer is an advocate for healthy eating, clean living and making sustainable...

Inspiration for Snowboard Training & Fitness

Snowboard Training: Stay Strong, Ride Longer. Strong snowboarding and surfing requires both a strong body and a strong mind. Long gone are the days where professional snowboarders spent more time in the bar then in the gym. To be...

The Science of Surfing and Happiness

  Surfing and Happiness – they are linked!   There is definitely something in the air   It is no secret that surfing makes us happy. An estimated 23 million people across the globe wouldn’t surf if it made us...

Snow Balls – All Girl Snowboard Movie (Full Movie)

Snow Balls from Gnar Chicken & Tea was the UK’s first girl snowboard movie produced and edited by snowboarder Alexa Hohenberg. Snow Balls was made in 2005 as part of a project to inspire more woman to get into...