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Nothing puts me on edge more than watching a climber stroll up to the crag, tie on to a steep and challenging route, and begin climbing. I physically shudder at the thought that I am about to witness a career-ending injury, not because I am...

As a newbie starting out, I was bombarded with mountain biking advice from all sides. I found it to be a very welcoming community, with many people eager to share their experience. Although everyone meant well, unfortunately not all mountain biking advice you receive should...

With white sandy beaches, turquoise water and idyllic island setting, it is easy to see why the Whitsundays tops most people's lists for places to visit in Australia. To fully explore the islands you will need a boat. But with so many options of bareboat...

It is a glorious day out on the continental shelf, 20 miles away from shore. You have been trolling lures for Blue or Black Marlin all morning without any luck when you hear the sweet sound of your drag and you know you are onto...

Not many people associate the colder months with bonza kayak fishing. But for me, there is no better time to get out on the water and lob some baits out for some big fish. In the colder months, what better target to go after than...

Myths and falsehoods are damaging wherever they occur but in a survival scenario, the stakes are higher. Survival myths and wives tales that aren't true can kill if they are applied in life or death situations. This is why I have set out to debunk...

Everyone knows the importance of carrying a camping knife when they go camping. But a camp axe is an overlooked piece of kit. In a survival situation having both with you will put you in the best situation and you will find that the two...

Everyone has their favourite fishing spots. The areas that you know like the back of your hand, where you know the fish behaviour and have spent years refining your techniques to deliver success every time you fish. This makes for some enjoyable fishing, pulling catch...

It happens to all camping enthusiasts at some point. You are bound to forget one of your most essential pieces of kit. The first time it happened to me, it was my sleeping bag. I spent the whole weekend annoyed, and disgruntled, furious at myself...

I used to work in an office. I would spend my weeks counting down the hours until I could be outside at the weekend. I didn't just pass the "obsessed with fishing test"; I breezed it. Work just became a way to fill the time...