Swiss Climber Tackles 82 Summits in 80 Days by Foot, Bike, Paraglider, Skis

After climbing 222,651 vertical feet, cycling 326 miles, and notching another 275 miles on foot in just more than a month, Ueli Steck, a 2015 National Geographic Adventurer of the Year, enjoyed an easy morning on last Tuesday at a campground outside of Sion, Switzerland. The 38-year-old Swiss mountaineer, best known for his daring, fast-and-light solo ascents of […]

A bath tub adventurer

Robert Dowling is planning to climb Kilimanjaro with a seven-stone bath tub strapped to his back. Climbing Kilimanjaro and traversing the salt flats of Bolivar would be challenge enough for even the most daring endurance athletes but a Donabate man is about to do both with a seven-stone bath tub strapped to his back. Robert […]

Nepal Earthquake Relief Fund in action

  Nepal Earthquake Relief Fund campaign has successfully entered third week of its humanitarian charity being offered to the Nepal earthquake victims 2015. Up until now Honorary Consul of the Republic of Estonia to Nepal Nava Raj Dahal and Estonian Consulate team has already visited four districts, namely  Dhading, Nuwakot, Sindhupalchok and Rasuwa and have […]