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The incredibly sunny Porthcurno Beach © Jamie Witham

Part Two – The Northern Cornwall Beaches You Must Visit This Summer!

As promised here is our continuation of the best beaches Northern Cornwall has to offer (if you haven't read part one yet be sure to do so!) This time we are looking...
Fistral Beach © Jamie Witham

The Northern Cornwall Beaches You Must Visit This Summer!

As the UK (and most of Europe!) enjoy an unseasonably warm spell of weather you'd be easily forgiven for thinking about summer holidays, despite it actually only being March!
POC Receptor Bug 2.0 Adjustable

Review – POC Receptor Bug Adjustable 2.0 Helmet

Although predominantly aimed at snow sports the Receptor has been designed with a wide range of users in mind.Weighing in at 550g this is one of the lighter helmets on the market.Buy...
Plant Pot Handlebar

You Can Now Bring a Potted Plant with You on Your Bike Rides!

Over the years there have been many innovations in the world of outdoor activities that truly break the mould, inventions that change the market forever. There are also some that don't like...

Watch – Hansdotter Bids Farewell by Giving out Pastries During Her Final Ever Competitive...

We've seen many legendary Alpine athletes retire this year, greats such as Lindsey Vonn and Aksel Lund Svindal have all waved goodbye. Now it is sadly time for another to go, Sweden's...
HandiRack Review

Review – HandiRack Inflatable Roof Rack

The latest revision of the world's first inflatable roof rack,Capable of carrying up to 80kg its universal fit enable it to be used with pretty much any car,Buy on Amazon - HandiRack...
Fitbit Versa Lite

Fitbit Launch New Lower-Priced Versa Lite

The Versa Lite Edition comes in four new colours, with optional woven bands coming soon,The device can track exercise, heart rate, and sleep for £149.99,It drops features such as floors climbed, lap...
Could an E-Bike be for you?

What is an E-Bike? And Should I buy one?

Don't know your E-Bikes from your eBay? Or perhaps you are just wondering whether an electric bike is for you? Read on and learn how to navigate through the confusing jargon and...
Caravan, Camping and Motorhome Show 2019 at the NEC

Part Two – Caravan, Camping and Motorhome Show 2019 Review

If you haven't read part one of our review be sure to click here and get the low-down on some of our favourite stands. Conversions Everywhere!
Red Paddle Co

Part One – Caravan, Camping and Motorhome Show 2019 Review

Infront of us is an impossible number of tents, state of the art campervan conversions, a wide range of children's activities and numerous outdoor innovations, and that's just in the first hall!

Gallery – Caravan, Camping and Motorhome Show 2019

While we are busy producing our write up of this years show why not check out our gallery? You can either click through the slideshow or select an image below.
Seven Sisters View From The Cliffs

Seven Sisters – One of Asia’s Most Popular UK Destinations?

Seven Sisters, a series of chalk cliffs located in East Sussex, hardly the description you would expect for one of the UK's most popular destinations for Asian tourists. Despite this Seven Sisters...
Sonnenkopf In Arlberg

Love Skiing? You Need to Visit This Destination!

Austria is the undoubted home of Alpine skiing, the sheer number of resorts, the status of their skiing athletes. You cannot deny that Austrian's live and breath skiing but with so many...
Exeter Ski Club needs your help

Exeter Ski Slope Needs Your Help

Built by volunteers, Exeter Ski Club has been the first taste of skiing and snowboarding for many people over the years. Serving as a winter sports hub for beginners and experienced skiers...
Afan Valley Alpine Zone

Wales Eyes Thrill Seekers with Plans for Massive “Centre Parcs” Style Project, but Is...

Wales is a stunning country known for its diverse landscape, dramatic mountains, vast lakes and rugged terrain. Despite this, it is often overlooked as a holiday destination. This is...
NEC Motorhome and Caravan Show 2018

Caravan, Camping & Motorhome Show 2019 – Preview, Tickets and What to See

Tomorrow sees the start of the 2019 Caravan, Camping & Motorhome show at the Birmingham NEC. The monstrous outdoor show sees everything from caravans and campers to tents and adventure equipment on...

Åre 2019 Final Day – Austria Strikes Back as Thrilling Championships Come to an...

In the final day of the competition, Austria truly hit back at any doubters. Throughout the event the Alpine giants have been a little disappointing, narrowly missing out in many disciplines where...

February Half-Term Snow Report

Are you waking up at a European ski resort this morning? Perhaps you are in the French Alps, the Pyrenees or somewhere in Scandinavia? Well, if you're wondering what the weather is...
Swenn-Larsson Celebrates Silver

Åre 2019 Day 10 – Swedish Fans Rejoice as Hosts Win First Medal

The weather has often been a focal point during the 2019 World Championships, with everything from heavy rain, high-speed winds, glorious sunshine and blizzard-level snowfall making a show over the last thirteen...

You Can Now Follow Us on Social Media

It's been a packed seven days in the Get Up And office, with more of you reading online than ever before, it's been a busy week creating new content to keep the site fresh...
Henrik Kristoffersen Wins Gold

Åre 2019 Day 9 – Kristoffersen Causes Upset Winning First World Championship Medal

With sunshine returning and the strong winds departing Åre, the conditions were much better for the Men's Giant Slalom. Marcel Hirscher was the favourite for the event, the Austrian has been in...

Top Walks for the Weekend – UK South

The UK is currently experiencing an unusually warm period, with sunshine and highs of 15 Celcius forecast for the South of the UK this weekend is a perfect time to get your...

February Half-Term Holiday Ski Guide – How to Ski More and Save Money

February half-term marks one of the busiest weeks in the ski calendar, with thousands of families leaving the UK for a week on the snow we have a few tips to help...
Petra Vlhova Wins Gold

Åre 2019 Day 8 – Vlhova Wins as Extreme Weather Hits Åre

The weather has been threatening all week in Åre and the elements certainly ramped up their barrage yesterday. Rain, high-speed winds and temperatures well above zero Celsius once again challenged both athletes...
Switzerland win the mixed team gold

Åre 2019 Day 7 – Swiss Win First Mixed Team Gold

The Alpine team event is a different prospect to most other skiing competitions. The head to head format, men and women competing together and nation vs nation action completely changes the atmosphere...
Alexis Pinturault Wins Gold

Åre 2019 Day 6 – Slalom Specialists Dominate in Men’s Combined

The Men's combined saw a dramatic change in the leaderboard between the first downhill event and final slalom run. The downhill was once again affected by poor visibility. Heavy snow and high-speed...

We Are Now on Google News!

As of last Friday we are now on Google News for Android and iOS devices. This means all the latest news, reviews and posts from us can be delivered straight to your...
Lindsey Vonn's Final Ever Run

Åre 2019 Day 5 – Vonn Secures Emotional Podium On Final Ever Run

After Aksel's Lund Svindal's silver medal in his final competition on Saturday, the pressure for Lindsey Vonn to achieve the perfect end to her illustrious career had undoubtedly ramped up. Add this...
Svindal's Final Ever Competition

Åre 2019 Day 4 – Norway Dominates in Svindal’s Last Competition

Organisers were once again battling the elements in Åre with heavy snowfall overnight. Despite this, the event did start on time but suffered two small delays for further snow during today's running.
Ramona Siebenhofer battling the elements

Åre 2019 Day 3 – Holdener Wins Gold. Ingemar Stenmark Confirmed for Vonn’s Final...

It was Switzerland's Wendy Holdener who topped the Women's combined event after a strong showing in the slalom. Today's proceedings were delayed by heavy snow, which also forced the start to be...

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