stuff we drool about

Training for the New Alpinism

Training for the New Alpinism is an essential manual to coach yourself to any mountaineering goal. In the book, Steve House a world-class climber and Patagonia ambassador, and his coach Scott Johnston, introduce a structured, periodized training methodology to the sport of alpine climbing. They deliver detailed instruction on how to plan and execute training tailored to your individual circumstances. Chapters cover endurance and strength, training theory and methodology, application and planning, nutrition, altitude, mental fitness, and assessing your goals and your strengths.

Available in Europe here




training-for-the-new-alpinism-2.jpg | Image

training-for-the-new-alpinism-3.jpg | Image

training-for-the-new-alpinism-4.jpg | Image

training-for-the-new-alpinism-5.jpg | Image

Vindome Interior
London Sock Interior
Oakywood Interior
tropicfeel Interior
Vaultskin Interior
Flint and Tinder Interior
Floyd Interior
Dan Henry Interior
Rains Interior
Cariuma Interior
JAPAN: THE COOKBOOK | Image

JAPAN: THE COOKBOOK

Japanese food lovers rejoice! This highly comprehensive book by acclaimed food writer Ms Nancy Singleton Hachisu, takes you on a journey through the diverse dishes that explore a range of Japanese cuisine. "Japan: The Cookbook" has more than 400 inspiring recipes, and walks you through making ramen, restorative soups, noodles, pickled veggies, sushi or stir fry. The iconic and regional traditions of Japan are organized by course and contain insightful notes alongsid...
read more
SOULHAND COLD BREW COFFEE DRIPPER | Image

SOULHAND COLD BREW COFFEE DRIPPER

The elegant Soulhand Cold Brew Coffee Dripper is a new option available for those who love the process of making coffee. This brewer enables you to get your cup of joe cold, or even ice cold should you wish to, obviously you may also pour the classic hot water should you be more conservative with your caffein consumption. Its clever design lets you choose the drip speed of your choice, make it more or less intense, and the integrated water filter enhances its qualit...
read more
BANYAN TREE CORNICHE BAY | MAURITIUS | Image

BANYAN TREE CORNICHE BAY | MAURITIUS

This eco friendly resort located in Mauritius was designed by renowned architects Foster and Partners. The master plan is for a discreet and environmentally intelligent architecture that blends harmoniously with the lush and extensive landscape. The buildings are equipped with green technologies such as water collectors and solar panels. The striking wave-like, curving roofs are designed for optimum natural ventilation, and to collect rainwater for treatment and reu...
read more