Sailor with Irish links finishes world race

Welshman Alex Thomson has finished the Vendée Globe Around the World Yacht race today in second place. He grew up sailing in West Cork.


Join the incredible Outsider ski tour in the Dolomites in Italy this March

Outsider is going skiing from 18-25 March 2017 and we want you, our readers, to join us. This will be no ordinary ski trip though. There will be four very special on piste guided ski tours in the Dolomiti Superski region to thrill and test you!


10 of the latest fitness trends for 2017

If you’re thinking about getting active and fit in the new year, here are the latest gadgets, gimmicks and gear to help get you on your way. You don’t necessarily need to go to a hot, sweaty gym and pump as much iron as you can. 2017 will bring some revamped traditional ways to exercise, but also some whacky and downright silly ways to get you moving.


Irishman aims to cycle around the world

Dubliner Dermot Higgins is hoping to become the oldest person to cycle around the world when he retires in summer 2017. At 55, he’s aiming to be the oldest person to complete the journey of around 44,000kms.


5 great beginner hiking trails in Ireland

Hiking is a great way to get fit and to build up your fitness in wild and beautiful places, even in winter when it’s harder to be outdoors. Here are some ideas on where to go for great views but with manageable trails where you don’t need to navigate or be guided. Here's your guide to getting out & active!


Meet the mind-blowing awards nominees!

Badass, bold and downright ballsy! We put the call out in the last issue of Outsider for you, our readers, to let us know about the most amazing people from the Irish outdoor and adventure scene in 2016! And you didn’t let us down.