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Alastair Dixon

Alastair Dixon
Mountain & Ultra Runner // VFX & CGI Lighting Supervisor for Film & TV // Landscape & Adventure Photographer.

On Cloudrush Review: Lightweight shoes for running FAST

On Cloudrush Review: Lightweight road shoes for running FAST

Merrell Agility Peak Flex 2 Review – A Cushioned Long Distance...

The Merrell Agility Peak Flex 2 is a trail running shoe, designed to deliver flex, agility and protection on long runs and rugged terrain. I decided to go out on a big hill rep session to test them out properly.

Suunto Spartan Sport Wrist HR Baro Review

I’m not going to get too nerdy in this review, instead, I’ll share some key features of the Suunto Spartan Sport Wrist HR Baro that I love. I'll also talk about some background fundamentals surrounding the device, including Movescount for storing activities, and some in-watch settings that I like to use while out running.

Salomon XA Elevate Review: Trail Running Shoes for Gaining Elevation

Read our review of the Salomon XA Elevate trail running shoes. Designed for challenging yourself to take your adventure runs higher. They should inspire confidence on smooth or rugged trails, and ensure traction on wet or dry surfaces.

Interview with Dean Karnazes – ‘Running, Nutrition and Adventures’

For many runners (and non-runners), Dean Karnazes needs no introduction. If you are new to running or not familiar with the ultra-running world, or Dean’s books, then watching this video will be a great introduction to a man who has been named by TIME magazine as one of the ‘top 100 most influential people in the world’.

Runner Interview: Jacky Hunt-Broersma – ‘A Truly Inspirational Runner’

Jacky Hunt-Broersma - 'A Truly Inspirational Runner' - I now run to inspire others to get fit and healthy, especially other amputees, as I am living proof that life goes on after cancer and amputation.

Marin California Drone Video – Creativity on a rest day

Feeding your creativity is the best way to spend a rest day. We hope you enjoy our latest little adventure film set in Stinson Beach, California. Expect more drone footage to compliment our trail adventure films!

Tabio Trailblazer Trail Running Socks Review

I love seeing brands successfully innovate on such seemingly simple products like socks, that haven't really progressed much over the years.

Up and down Mount Tamalpais – Trail Running in Marin California

Join us as we go trail running in Marin California. This time we start off at Bon Tempe Lake near Fairfax, run up Mount Tamalpais via the Rocky Ridge trail and then head straight back down on the much steeper Colier Trail. What a day!

Runner Interview: Magdalena Mittersteiner – ‘Living the Mountain Life’

Living the Mountain Life - The mountains decide if you are climbing, running or even walking. So, going into the mountains is a combination of all these kinds of movements and that is what I love. It makes you feel alive and free.

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