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What’s New at The Basecamp….

I have been really busy behind the scenes at the Basecamp over the last few months creating adventure and goal oriented training skeletons along with individualised Basecamp Kitchen Meal Planners for our awesome community . I’ll be honest I’ve put my heart and soul into it and the results are fantastic. Here is just some […]

The North Face Ice Climbing Giveaway

The North Face Launches Summit Series with Ice Climbing Giveaway Embark on a winter alpine climbing experience in New Zealand’s Southern Alps with The North Face & Adventure Consultants The North Face, the world’s premier supplier of authentic, technically innovative outdoor apparel, equipment and footwear is launching the reimagined Summit Series line with a chance […]

The North Face Australia 100KM Race Tips

The North Face Race reports

What an amazing event! This year we had several members train hard at Joe’s Basecamp for The North Face 100. There are 2 distances that can be run, 100km or 50km and both are a fantastic achievement that demand a focused training program and willingness to push yourself mentally and physically. It’s a very professionally run […]

Joe Bonington and Steve Bock

Fundraiser Update

What an excellent day in the gym and great fundraising result for the people of Nepal. Huge thanks to the many, many people who contributed their time, effort and produce to help the day run really smoothly. Special mention to Stephen Bock who walked 34km at 3600m of altitude in our Altitude Training Room. As it […]

The Earthquake in Nepal and why I want to help.

This post is about the terrible earthquake in Nepal. It’s about what we are doing to try and help a little and also why  we are throwing our weight behind this cause. Firstly let me go way back, way way back before I was born. Back in 1960 my father Chris Bonington climbed his first […]

Gym’s are dead, long live the new gym!

I’m Joe Bonington, most of you guys know me already. I’m a Strength and Conditioning coach, a personal trainer, a trek leader, a lifestyle coach, the bucket list coach, and the co-owner of Joe’s Basecamp. As a coach, as a father and as someone who loves life and all this amazing world has to offer, it […]

Hello World, It’s our Grand Opening day

I’m very proud to announce the official opening day of Joe’s Basecamp by one of the world’s leading mountaineers, Andrew Lock  9:30am Saturday 7th March. We believe we have built a truly unique experience in fitness, training and encouraging people to grow by getting out of their comfort zone.