POND LIFE – Outdoor Activities Blog

Best Hiking Backpacks for the UK in 2019

Gone are the days of pulling on whatever bag you could find, lumbering cross-country with an aching body and dumping it down in misery every night. Thanks to the increased demand for minimalist
October 28, 2018

‘Iron Man’ Jet Suit Racers Expected to Set a New Speed Record

2019 may well prove to be a remarkable year for jet suit enthusiasts. British inventor Richard Browning is convinced that we will see a new speed record of more than 50 km/h (up to 32 mph) in one of
October 19, 2018

BEST Bike Lights for the UK in 2019

Commuting by bicycle has become more than a fringe fad. With fuel prices higher than ever and
October 15, 2018

Richard Branson escapes avalanche on Mont Blanc

Sir Richard Branson, the 68-year-old billionaire Virgin owner was "seconds away from certain
October 6, 2018

Your Chances of Dying from Outdoor Activities!

We all know that outdoor activities and adventure sports can be risky. But, just how dangerous is
September 17, 2018

Best Dive Watch for the UK in 2019

As a recreational or professional diver in 2018, it’s advisable to include a good dive watch with
September 16, 2018

Best Mens’ Wellington Boots for the UK in 2019

One piece of footwear that almost everyone needs at some point during the year is good a pair of
September 7, 2018

Ben Fogle’s Mount Everest – Starting tonight!

Catch adventurer Ben Fogle,  44, and Olympic gold medallist Victoria Pendleton, 37,  making
August 30, 2018

Best Camping Chairs in the UK for 2019

On camping trips, a log or tree stump can often become the go-to seat, but nothing gives you the
August 21, 2018

Best Family Tent for the UK in 2019

When preparing for family camping, there is one item that is indispensable. Your tent. Shelter is
August 16, 2018