On the shores of Ullswater – memories of a generation close to nature

August 7, 2015

On the shores of Ullswater – memories of a generation close to nature

A young couple, a fully laden horse-drawn cart and, in the distance, a little cottage on the shore of a lake. Slowly and patiently, the little procession makes its way through the wind-blown rain, over a mountain pass and into the secluded valley of Martindale. Here, on the shores of Ullswater in the English Lake District, they make their home. continue reading

Rieslingman 2015 triathlon in Rüdesheim am Rhein

July 30, 2015

Rieslingman 2015 triathlon in Rüdesheim am Rhein

23 Jack Wolfskin employees took part in this year’s Rieslingman event in Rüdesheim (12/07/2015) and even reached the … continue reading

Kayaking through unknown territory in the Balkans

July 21, 2015

Kayaking through unknown territory in the Balkans

When a friend told me that he was planning a kayak trip to Bosnia Herzegovina and Montenegro, I was instantly all fired … continue reading

The journey is the goal

July 17, 2015

The journey is the goal

Damp sand crunches underneath my running shoes, water snakes its way elegantly through a sea of rocks and the first … continue reading

Jack Wolfskin achieves top positions at B2RUN – Deutsche Firmenlaufmeisterschaft (German corporate running championship) in Frankfurt am Main

July 14, 2015

Jack Wolfskin achieves top positions at B2RUN – Deutsche Firmenlaufmeisterschaft (German corporate running championship) in Frankfurt am Main

31 runners represented Jack Wolfskin at the B2RUN in the Commerzbank Arena on 07/07/2015. The starting pistol for the … continue reading

On Ecuador's most beautiful summits

July 9, 2015

On Ecuador's most beautiful summits

The little Andean state of Ecuador in South America offers a broad range of possibilities for ambitious alpinists, from … continue reading

Climbing the Stuibenfall via Ferrata

June 23, 2015

Climbing the Stuibenfall via Ferrata

Need to cool off? Well, maybe it’s not really been necessary so far this summer but as soon as the sun peeks out from … continue reading

A glimpse of sunshine in the grey spring skies - time to get out running

June 15, 2015

A glimpse of sunshine in the grey spring skies - time to get out running

This morning was the first time in two weeks that the sun peeked out of the misty, rainy mess we’ve had to put up with … continue reading

Corsica - a jewel in the mediterranean

June 5, 2015

Corsica - a jewel in the mediterranean

Spring is finally here, and with it the new kayaking season. It’s about time too – I’ve been down to the cellar several … continue reading

It is better to explore the land on the soles of your shoes than the tyres of your car

June 2, 2015

It is better to explore the land on the soles of your shoes than the tyres of your car

“An area of low pressure will bring damp, cold air to Switzerland. During the course of the day the snowline will fall … continue reading

Exploring the most beautiful world's end

May 29, 2015

Exploring the most beautiful world's end

Although Patagonia has increasingly become easier to travel to and more and more mainstream it still lives up to its … continue reading

Spring skiing in the arctic Norway

May 26, 2015

Spring skiing in the arctic Norway

As a mountain guide I have had the pleasure to guide people in the mountains all year round. But May is the month when … continue reading

The Arctic V at the Arctic Circle Race, Greenland 2015

May 21, 2015

The Arctic V at the Arctic Circle Race, Greenland 2015

The day had finally come. It was time to go. We flew to Sisimiut, via Copenhagen and Kangerlussuaq. In just a few days, … continue reading