3 Everesting Cycling Challenges in 3 months

The Everesting Challenge is fiendishly simple, yet brutally hard. The idea is to pick a hill, anywhere in the world and ride repeats of it in a single activity until you climb 8,848m – the equivalent height of Mt Everest.

29th Feb

Attempting Aconcagua: my first experience with extreme altitude

It was summit day. I woke up feeling depleted, in an ice-lined tent nestled 6000 metres up the side of the highest mountain outside of the Himalayas. Every ounce of my being questioned if I had the energy left for the 14-hour day I faced. As I struggled even to put my boots on, I wondered how this novice mountaineer had got here, and why I’d gone to such extremes.

07th Feb