Category Archives: Motivation

What is the best ski descent in the world?

So winter has arrived. The nights are long. With the exception of Christmas, many people find the season depressing. Yet for others, winter is where they find inspiration and motivation. They hope that soon snow will fall. In Zermatt and Whistler, locals will be praying for a bumper year, and in towns and cities all over the northern hemisphere, men, women and children wait, tingling with excitement, their gloves and goggles ready.

Into the abyss and out of my comfort zone

I’ve had a sleepless night worrying about my next expedition. I’ve signed up for a caving trip. Nothing unusual in that you might think. Apart from the fact that I am a bit claustrophobic.