"In" the earth or "on" the earth? | An interview with wildlife biologist Lizzie Daly
The latest addition to our growing Ambassador network is Lizzie Daly, a wildlife biologist and broadcaster. Lizzie has a real love for adventure and inspiring other women in the wildlife adventure space. As part of our ongoing work with Lizzie, we spent a short interview talking about her connection with nature and what drives her passion for the outdoors.
Chris Billam-Smith: World Cruiserweight Champion
A Dream Come True: World Title Glory For Chris Billam-Smith
As in the eye of the storm, the moment seemed to stand still watching Chris find his way through the moment with incomprehensible joy. Perhaps this is what it means to watch everything come together at a single point of fulfilment as you, the casual observer cannot begin to imagine the feeling as another’s dream is realized.
Beyond The Ultimate: Ice Ultra
It’s difficult to comprehend the physical demands of an Arctic Ultramarathon through 250km of -20 degrees Celsius and 30mph winds. It’s even more difficult to comprehend the mental state required to accomplish such a feat. We sat down with ThruDark Athlete Jonny Pain to talk about his latest extreme endeavour: Beyond the Ultimate - Ice Ultra.
24-Hour Rope Climb Raises Over £15,000
Ex-Royal Marines Commando, founder of Reorg and friend of ThruDark, Sam Sheriff MBE has raised over £15,000 for his charity by climbing a 20ft rope 480 times in 24 hours.
September 2022 sees the launch of ThruDark’s first range to be made entirely in Great Britain, with a line of leather goods from UK tanneries and craftsmen. Here, we take a look at the process from hide to finished article and pay homage to the skill and dedication of British industry.
BATTLE ON THE BEACH
Chris Billam Smith Successfully Defends His Cruiserweight Titles In A Battle On The Beach
A piercing double chime penetrates the roar of the crowd and the two weary fighters embrace in a sign of mutual respect.
If ThruDark was to organise a festival, it wouldn’t be worlds away from Malle London’s ‘Malle Mile’: speed, adrenaline and the celebration of all things British. The decadent authority of Grimsthorpe Castle, juxtaposed with the ragged carnage of scrambling motorbikes on the lawn below, sets a fitting scene for ThruDark’s latest recon operation.
ThruDark X Julia's House
Santa's Sack: ThruDark X Julia's House
A huge congratulations to Jamie Hicken and Julia’s House who have won our ThruDark Santa’s Sack Competition.