May 18, 2019
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Watch Mark take on Dragon’s Back!!

As a tribute to his recently passed wife Lucy, Mark Zirbser has been tackling a series of tough endurance runs and raising funds for Roy Castle Lung Cancer Foundation and Phyllis Tuckwell Hospice. You can donate via this link Just a couple of weeks ago mark completed the London Marathon but that event will be

May 10, 2019
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Pedregal = Foot Queen

On her 30,000km walking odyssey Lucy has now passed through the worst of the Atacama Desert, crossed into Peru and approaching the end of arid Atacama territory. Now about 2/3 the way through South America she is at a place called Pedregal. Loosely translated that would be Foot Queen! How apt! Traveling with dog buddy

April 26, 2019
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Look Who’s Back!!! Lucy is in Peru!

After a 2 month break where Lucy Barnard was letting the searing heat of the Atacama Desert ease off, she is now back walkling on her quest to be the first woman to trek the full length of the Americas.  That's 30,000km! As of today she has reached Upsi Alto Ilo which is about 120km

April 18, 2019
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BlistersndBliss Review of ArmaSkin

The anti-blister liners. I know, it totally contradicts our website name right? But I had to try them. Because even though blisters are okay when followed by bliss, I’d rather just have bliss without the blisters. I was skeptical of these liners at first. Special fabric to prevent blisters? Hmmmm. I’ll just get better fitting socks

March 19, 2019
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Art “Karts” Huseonica recently set a new Arizona Trail record by yo-yoing the Trail in one calendar year.

On December 12, 2018 at 12:00PM Karts and a small group of friends and officials from the Arizona Trail Association reached the trail’s southern terminus on the Mexican border. This completed Kart’s 1,600 mile round-trip of the grueling Arizona Trail, one of the United States’ long-distance national scenic trials. He referred to it as his

February 12, 2019
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ArmaSkin News February 2019

Click here to view ArmaSkin News for Feb 2019.

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Big Horse Trek

Many adventurous hikers will have pondered the challenge of hiking Australia's Bicentennial National Trail. Variously known as ‘the BNT’, the National Trail  or simply ‘the Trail’, the 5,330km BNT follows the foothills of the Great Dividing Range and the Eastern Escarpment offering self reliant distance trekkers a uniquely Australian adventure. As it winds along Australia’s eastern seaboard the BNT

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Yukon 2020 Expedition

One of ArmaSkin's most adventurous Ambassadors is Art “Karts” Huseonica, from Arizona. Starting mid June 2020, Art will embark on an expedition to canoe the length of the Yukon River. The Yukon River is one of the greatest rivers in the world, stretching 1,980 miles from deep in the Yukon Territory of Canada, through the state of Alaska, emptying

February 7, 2019
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Maxi & Mum heading to the Earth’s extreme!

The summit of Mt Chimborazo in Ecuador has the distinction of being the furthrest point from the centre of the Earth, being a staggering 2.1km further than Mt Everest's summit. Toni Fisher is a Secondary Teacher in South Australia. Turning 50 this year, this happily married Mum of 3 is partnering with her son Maxi to reach

January 22, 2019
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Eirliani has sights set on North Pole

Singaporean woman adventurer, Eirliani Rahman is aiming to ski 100 miles (161 km) from 13-25 April 2019 to the North Pole to raise awareness on child sexual abuse. Each day, over 10 days, she will ski about 10 miles (16 km) while dragging a sled with food and gear behind, weighing some 100 lbs (45

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