Interview, Water

Interview: Surfing/Snorkelling enthusiast Mei Mei Wang

Our resident guru of all things wilderness, Risdon, had a chat to MD2 surfing and snorkelling enthusiast Mei Mei Wang. She had some sound advice about preparing for any upcoming water based trips you might have. Risdon: When did you first realise you had a passion for snorkelling?Mei Mei: It was about an hour or […]

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Adventure, Bike, Climb, Dogs, Hike, Snow, Water

How to Plan an Adventure like a Pro

An adventure without a plan will cause the adventurer to become like a medical student on a ward round; lost and scared. But beware, over-planning is like a medical student at exam time; boring and with no friends. Planning generally boils down to answering three simple questions. Where to go, who to go with, and […]

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Adventure, Climb

Climbing 101: Climbing injuries

Climbing is a great time but accidents and injuries happen occasionally. Before you climb, read up on prevention and first-aid management of common climbing injuries. Look out and care for one another while out in the wilderness. Happy climbing!

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Adventure, Hike

WMSS tips & tricks for hiking

Here are some tips and tricks to keep everyone safe and happy while out on the trails. WMSS top 10 hiking tips Pack light – aim for never more than 20% of your body weight. This may seem hard to do but you will be happy you did! Check the weather – but always expect […]

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Adventure, Bike, Climb, Dogs, Hike, Snow, Water

Leave No Trace: Principles to live by

The Leave No Trace principles are essential for any adventure, whether its a jaunt to your local park or a multi day trip in the backcountry. Familiarise yourself with all seven principles and always adhere to them. Along with the principles follow any local rules your adventure location may have. Let’s make sure there is […]

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