Who are you? Kate Gunby How old are you? 42 What are you passionate about? Holidays, my cats, not screwing over the planet Why Joe’s Basecamp? Originally because it was just round the corner from me. I joined as I needed to improve my fitness for a grand canyon kayak trip. I’d written gyms off […]
Chris Murphy tells us a little bit about his strength and conditioning training, his adventures and also shares a few secrets with us, including his shoe fettish! Read on to find out more about what makes Chris tick. Who are you? Chris Murphy How old are you? 32 What are you passionate about? Being a […]
A Guest Post by Joes Basecamp adventurer Hayley Talbot, as she goes on a mission and traverses the Western Arthurs solo The Western Arthurs in the south western wilds of Tasmania has one hell of a reputation, and she didn’t disappoint.
Here is some of the inspiring story and some stunning photo’s of Gareth Andrews crossing of Greenland. Gareth Andrews, after going through a strenuous functional, goal specific strength and conditioning program with us, achieved his goal of an unsupported crossing of the polar icecap that covers Greenland. On Friday the 12th of August he will be […]
On Friday 13th at 9:20am Jaco Ottink stood on top of the world on the summit of Everest at 8848m, what an amazing feat, this is the final of Jaco’s quest for the seven summits. Here is the final wrap up and photo’s from Jaco, written in the words of Daan:
Final pictorial report from Gareth Andrews, Joe’s Basecamps intrepid polar adventurer. We are all very happy and very proud of Gareths awesome achievement. Glad we could help contribute in such a fantastic adventure.
Jaco after all his training at Joe’s Basecamp is now getting high on the Everest as he acclimatizes ready for his summit push. Read the next thrilling installment:
The latest news of Jaco Ottink via his wife Daan, as he climbs Everest, the highest peak on earth and completes his 7 summits.
Gareth Andrews our man in Greenland
The latest update from Jaco Ottink, Joe’s Basecamps mountaineer on Everest as he waits at Everest Basecamp for his chance to summit. Here he has a short video showing how they practice snow and ice skills for the ascent.