German mountain biker Harald Philipp rode down a fixed-rope climbing route known as a via ferrata (Italian for “iron way”) in the Brenta Dolomites range of the Italian Alps.
Three-time Olympic skier Lindsey Vonn has been appointed as the first international ambassador for the Pyeongchang 2018 Olympic Games in South Korea, according to the Pyeongchang Organizing Committee...
Peer-to-peer rental company GearCommons launched a monthlong crowdfunding campaign on Wednesday to produce a documentary about its service, according to a press release.
The U.S. Ski Team is taking operational control of Nastar, the recreational ski racing program that brought up the likes of Ted Ligety and Julia Mancuso.
Dean Potter set the fastest known time (FKT) running up and down Half Dome in Yosemite National Park last weekend, Adventure Journal reported Tuesday.
Singletracks.com released its 2015 list of the most popular U.S. mountain bike trail in each state.
Conceptual artist Christo has unveiled plans to envelope Lake Iseo, a freshwater lake in Italy’s Lombardy region, in more than 750,000 square feet of yellow fabric, according to a recent press...
Nepalese officials and local volunteers in Langtang on Monday discovered the bodies of 100 trekkers and villagers buried in an avalanche caused by the April 25 earthquake, the Guardian reports.
Sherpas on Monday refused to fix the route through the Khumbu Icefall, which was destroyed in the April 25 earthquake, likely ending this year’s climbing season, the AP reports.
A little more than a month after California Governor Jerry Brown issued the first mandatory water restrictions in the state’s history, the bad news continues to roll out regarding the drought...
The National Park Foundation has entered into a two-year, $2.5 million partnership with Anheuser-Busch InBev, the world’s largest brewer and the maker of Budweiser, according to a recent press...
British time-trial champion Alex Dowsett broke the one-hour cycling record on for farthest distance traveled, covering 32.89 miles at the Manchester Velodrome on Saturday, according to the BBC.
Nearly four years after setting out from Buenos Aires, German paddler Freya Hoffmeister became the first person to circumnavigate South America in a kayak.
German sports apparel giant Adidas has partnered with music-streaming service Spotify on Adidas Go, a mobile app for runners, according to a press release published Wednesday.
The USA Cycling board of directors announced on Thursday that Derek Bouchard-Hall will take over as the organization’s new CEO and president in June, according to Cycling News.