POND LIFE – Outdoor Activities Blog

Lost at Sea – The Best Survival Stories Afloat

The struggle for survival at sea fascinates sailors and non–sailors alike. Stories of people who manage to escape grave situations at sea inspire us, strengthen us to face our own challenges,
November 5, 2018

10 Reasons to Start Cycling Today

Ever find yourself looking at a cyclist breeze along the cycle lane while you’re stuck in traffic on the way to work? Find yourself getting jealous when you see a mountain-biker hurtle downhill or
October 31, 2018

Best Hiking Backpacks for the UK in 2019 (June Update)

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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
October 19, 2018

BEST Bike Lights for the UK in 2019 (June Update)

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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 (June Update)

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September 16, 2018

Best Mens’ Wellington Boots for the UK in 2019 (June Update)

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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