Monthly Archives: October 2011

Gear to Grow – Calling all Poles!

Gear to Grow is a great organisation in the US that supports getting people involved in outdoor recreation – exactly what we love here at Icebreaker, which is why we support them with product donations. They are currently “Calling All Poles” … Continue reading

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Woolly Kiwi Skateboarder in the Record Books

People told me it would be near impossible to travel by skateboard, carrying all my travel gear in my backpack. 1.5 years and 12,159km later, I had not only proved them wrong, I was also a Guinness World Record holder; … Continue reading

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100 miles at 10,000 feet high – what a journey!

“Everywhere there is an adventure athlete waiting to challenge the elements and push their body and their equipment to the extreme”. Olympic mountain bike champion Bart Brentjens  stated after this years Leadville 100 mountain bike race, “This is the hardest … Continue reading

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