Solo-Sailor Completes Figure-8 Voyage Round Antarctica, North and South America

A few weeks back I posted the story of Randall Reeves, a solo-sailor who had set out on a unique adventure that would see him sail around North and South America, as well as Antarctica. At the time, Reeves had just completed his navigation of the Northwest Passage and he was sailing south along the … Read more

Sailor Close to Finishing Figure-8 Voyage Round Antarctica, North and South America

As epic sailing adventures go, the one that American Randall Reeves is closing in on finishing is amongst the most challenging in recent memory. The Oakland, California resident is nearing the finish line on what he calls the Figure-8 Voyage, which has seen him not just circumnavigate Antarctica, but North and South America too. Reeves … Read more

Ultrarunner Nears the End of 24,000 km Journey Across the Americas

A Chinese ultrarunner named Bai Bin is nearing the end of an epic undertaking that has seen him run the length of North and South America, covering more than 24,000 km (14,912 miles) in the process. He is expected to reach the finish line in Tuktoyaktuk in northern Canada today, completing a journey that has … Read more

Video: Mountain of Storms Teaser Trailer

50 years a go a team of legendary climbers set off on what would become one of the most influential adventures of all time. Those climbers drove from the U.S. to Patagonia to attempt a first ascent of Cerro Fitz Roy. Along the way, they skied, surfed, camped, and explored, never knowing that they would go … Read more

Video: Racing Across South America on a Bike

A couple of days back I shared videos of a bikepacking journey across South America. (Part 1 and Part 2) But for a completely different way to bike across that continent, check out the video below for the Bikingman Inca Divide race. This competition challenges cyclists to ride across Peru in a completely self-supported fashion, … Read more