London Hikers is a London-based group of outdoors enthusiasts, organising activities from hiking to mountaineering, horse riding, biking, paddling. The group also fosters nature conservation and training courses around the outdoors disciplines
It's nomination time for the George Band Award for Exceptional Voluntary Contribution to Mountaineering. The aim of the award is to recognise people who have made a significant voluntary contribution to the BMC’s work over an extended period of time.
Jules is one of Britain's most accomplished free solo climbers and over many years has gained an awesome reputation for his achievements in what is a totally unforgiving sphere of activity. Now, his book, Tears of the Dawn, has been awarded the 2014 Boardman Tasker prize. We interviewed him to find out what makes him tick.