Would you pay hundreds or even thousands of pounds to compete in the stage managed adventure-lite of an exclusive organised race or walking event? Are the huge fees charged by premium events just a rip-off? Perhaps runners and hillwalkers hate that a big monetary value can be placed on things which many see as against the ethos of our sports. But if you don’t like it, don’t sweat it, suggests Ross Brannigan; put something positive into the outdoors instead.
Read the full article over on UKClimbing.