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We Tried Nordic Walking For A Month. Here’s What We Discovered

While taking a stroll down a country lane two decades ago, it was occasionally possible to spot a rambler, striding out with what appeared to be a pair of ski sticks strapped to their wrists. The individual would attract curious stares and the odd jovial enquiry, “Where are your skis?!”. Twenty years on and country …

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39 Things To Do in Retirement That Will Keep You Fit and Healthy

With an average UK life expectancy averaging around eighty years old, the prospect for most people is a retirement of around fifteen years. Of course, for an increasing number it could be twice that. It’s a significant length of time and offers many opportunities for activities new and revisited. Some people embrace retirement with relish …

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Getting Started with Gorge Walking and Ghyll Scrambling in the UK

For those who love the outdoors, gorge walking is a fantastic activity to get stuck into. It keeps you active, connected with the great outdoors and challenges you both physically and mentally. Gorge walking groups, societies and clubs are popping up all over the UK so there’s plenty of opportunities to give it a go. …

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Stylish Walking and Hiking Clothes for 2020 [Buyer’s Guide]

Just because you’re heading for the great outdoors, it doesn’t mean you can’t look good. Walking and hiking are fantastic activities, offering stunning views, physical and mental health benefits and a sense of accomplishment. But most people think of bulky fleeces and unflattering waterproof trousers when they think about hiking. Luckily, outdoor clothing has moved …

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