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Rob Krar Completes Ultrarunning Triple Crown

In 2013, The North Face ultrarunner Rob Krar was named Male Ultrarunner of the Year by Ultrarunning magazine — a title he’s more than lived up to so far in 2014. Over the past three months, Krar has put together one of the all-time best stretches of competitive ultrarunning ever, completing an ultra Triple Crown by claiming victory at three consecutive …

ECS Wisconsin: An Epic Race for November Project

Last weekend marked the fourth stop in the 2014 The North Face Endurance Challenge Series, presented by GORE-TEX. And once again, the marathon relay was dominated by November Project teams. NP co-founder Bojan Mandaric was part of the crew that descended on Kettle Moraine State Park for the Endurance Challenge race, which, in Bojan’s words, was …

Almost Ablaze Premiere Week with Johnny Collinson

Over the weekend, Teton Gravity Research premiered its new film — Almost Ablaze — in Jackson Hole, Wyoming. A host of The North Face snowsports athletes star in the global odyssey, including big-mountain skiers Angel Collinson, Sage Cattabriga-Alosa, Ian McIntosh, Johnny Collinson, and Griffin Post; big-mountain snowboarder Mark Carter; and freestyle skier Chris Laker. Johnny was on …

Griffin Post + Friends Shred Steeps in South America

Winter in South America can be fickle if it’s deep powder you seek. But this year, The North Face big-mountain skier Griffin Post — who’s just back from Chile, where he met up with skier Drew Tabke and filmmaker and mountaineer Noah Howell for a backcountry adventure — hit the jackpot. And as Griffin discovered, sometimes having …

Valley Uprising: Yosemite’s Rock Climbing Revolution

Presented by The North Face in association with Clif Bar, Valley Uprising is the much-anticipated documentary from Sender Films about the epic history of climbing in Yosemite National Park and the counterculture roots of outdoor sports. Narrated by Peter Sarsgaard, the film features digitally animated archival photography, spectacular climbing footage, and interviews with Yosemite greats — …