August 9, 2018
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Lucy, on the threshold of driest place on Earth!

If you've been tracking Lucy Barnard on her epic challenge to hike the 32000 km of the Americas from bottom to top, you'll see that she is currently in La Serena, and heading north! According to the World Wide Fund for Nature, the Atacama Desert ecoregion occupies a continuous strip for nearly 1,600 km along the narrow

July 27, 2018
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ArmaSkin News July 2018

      W H O   I S   W E A R I N G   A R M A S K I N  ?       D R   K A T E      ( Switzerland)    Dr Kate Baecher, is a Sydney based Performance Psychologist, mountaineer and "free spirit at heart."  As part of her

July 1, 2018
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Camino blisters prevented thanks to ArmaSkin

ArmaSkin customers are enjoying their Camino walks all the more because they have used ArmaSkin to avoid blisters, unlike many fellow travellers. During June, Annette walked some of the 150 kms of paths of the  "bar to bar" circuit in the  Alte Langhe in Piedmont, Italy. The area was designated as a World Heritage area

June 25, 2018
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OxFam Trailwalker Brisbane 100km and happy feet

Rachael (centre) and Marnaz (right) were both members of the Ballina Booties Team that completed the OxFam Trailwalker in Brisbane. That is a 100km trek to raise funds for OxFam. After the 30+ hours it took to complete the arduous trek, both of these ladies happily declared that their feet were well served by ArmaSkin. 

June 5, 2018
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Art completes Arizona Trail

After nearly two months of hiking Art Huseonica completed the 800 mile Arizona Trail through hike (from Mexico to Utah). ArmaSkin provided blister prevention for Art and were delighted to hear from Art, "Not even a hot spot! I hiked an average of 13 miles/21km per day with a 37 lb backpack (inclusive of 13lb

June 4, 2018
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Dr Sophie completes successful Everest posting

Parting message from Dr Sophie Wallace, an ArmaSkin Ambassador, who was the assigned Medical Emergency Doctor for Adventure Consultants teams who successfully ascended and descended Everest: "It’s my 4th time working in Nepal since 2011, and I’ve spent over 8 months there now. Some of those were the best days I’ve ever had, some were

May 25, 2018
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ArmaSkin News May 2018 Preventing blisters around the globe!

From OxFam Trailwalker Training to Everest Basecamp and the Arizona Trail, ArmaSkin liuner socks have been preventing blisters.  These and other news are included in the May 2018 ArmaSkin News. Just click here for the May News.

May 18, 2018
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Art close on 750 miles of AZT.

One Ponderosa Pine stands defiant against blistering wild fires on the Arizona Trail. This picture was taken by Art Huseonica who is within days of completing the 800 mile thru-hike.  At last check Art was north of Jacob Lake which would put him about 750miles along the Trail which ends at the Utah border. It

May 7, 2018
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Lucy reaches Pichilemu

After taking a break south of Concepcion, Lucy has been pretty active the last couple of weeks. "I’ve walked for two weeks and I’m nailing it (I should know by now not to jinx myself but hey, what’s life without the occasional hiccup). I’ve covered nearly 400kms and today I crossed my second regional border

May 4, 2018
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Art’s Arizona Trail Hike passes 600 miles.

Having left the Mexican border late February, Art Huseonica has now covered 600 miles of the Arizona Trail. By all reports he is in good shape having recently restocked at Flagstaff. The weather remains a constantly changing companion for Art who noted that within an afternoon he went from hot and dry to snow covered.

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