Events

  • World’s only uphill swimming race returns to Glasgow

    World’s only uphill swimming race returns to Glasgow

    18th February 2016

    The UK and Ireland’s top endurance athletes will be stepping up as Red Bull Neptune Step returns, at the Maryhill Locks in Glasgow, 9 April. 150 open water swimmers all set to take on the challenge of swimming uphill. Red Bull Neptune…

  • The five best obstacles in Obstacle Course Racing in 2016

    The five best obstacles in Obstacle Course Racing in 2016

    8th February 2016

    We take a look at the five best obstacles in obstacle course racing, courtesy of Toughest‘s design team. If you want to challenge yourself, both physically and mentally, there is no better way than to sign up to an obstacle course…

  • Stone Cold Classic

    Stone Cold Classic

    27th January 2016

    Cross-country ski virgin Patrick Kinsella takes on the world’s biggest race, the classic Birkebeinerrennet in Norway. Heia! Heia! Heia! Heia! I’ve no idea what the people lining the track are yelling at me. But they seem to be in good spirits – having consumed plenty of good spirits, judging by…

  • Do you have what it takes to survive SAS selection?

    Do you have what it takes to survive SAS selection?

    19th January 2016

    Channel 4 are looking for a group of ordinary men to take part in the second series of ‘SAS: Who Dares Wins’ and undergo the most psychologically demanding and physically challenging endurance mission of their lives – the jungle selection…

  • Tough Mudder announces new obstacle line up

    Tough Mudder announces new obstacle line up

    13th January 2016

    Tough Mudder has announced two new obstacles for 2016: Block Ness Monster and Backstabber, having been successfully trialled at World’s Toughest Mudder last year. Tough Mudder’s obstacle launch video for 2016 can be viewed here.

  • Telegraph Outdoor Adventure & Travel Show returns to London

    Telegraph Outdoor Adventure & Travel Show returns to London

    9th December 2015

    The UK’s largest outdoor and adventure show will return to ExCeL London on February. Running from Thursday 11 to Sunday 14 February, this year’s Show will be bringing an array of features, special guests and gear.  The SuperBloc climbing wall will return on the opening…

  • Thomas Richards wins Hometown Crusher 2015

    Thomas Richards wins Hometown Crusher 2015

    4th December 2015

    Hometown Crusher takes a look into the hometowns of four global athletes and how they shaped them into the stars they are today.So far Hometown Crusher has focused on four star athletes:  Delaney Millar, professional climber- Frisco, Texas Valentina Holl,…

  • Nordic Obstacle event arrives in UK for April 2016.

    Nordic Obstacle event arrives in UK for April 2016.

    2nd December 2015

    Toughest, the  “obstacle race with a difference” will make its UK debut. Toughest, an innovative new Nordic obstacle course, is coming to the UK for 2016. The event will also act as a qualifier for the Obstacle Racing World Championships.  On…