TIKKA² Contest - Our favorite photos and videos

The TIKKA² contest has been up and running for more than a month now. We've received many great submissions and not all the great ones won the weekly popular online vote.

We wanted to share with you a selection of photos and vildeos that we really enjoyed...entries that stood out, surprised us or made us laugh. Just like the weekly winners of the popuar vote, the submissions below are eligible to win the final grand prizes as decided by the Jury.

The third group of YEP says goodbye to Borneo

The newest Young Explorers return home to spread Pangaea’s message, while South African explorer Mike Horn sails on to new horizons in the fight for nature.

“All we want to show you is that anything is possible. I have given you a key: the door is open, so walk through it.”

Xavier De Le Rue in Antarctica: Drake passage... check!

Xavier De Le Rue, in expedition to Antarctica, shares his first impressions through this testimony and these striking images:

From on board PANGAEA

The Young Explorers are in Borneo with Mike Horn on PANGAEA. Petzl supports their expedition and gives you more infos on their daily agenda:

TIKKA² Contest - This week's winners!

The TIKKA² photo/video contest has been live one week and we've recieved lots of great submissions. Congratulations to this week's winners!
They were voted on by the public (taking into account the number of stars awarded and the total number of votes) and each winner will receive a TIKKA PLUS² headlamp. Here are this week's winners:

The TIKKA² Power of Light contest - The Game has begun...

And it's on! The The Power of Light TIKKA2 contest has begun! We've received the first submissions and they're now onliine. Judging from those on the site right now, it's going to be hard for the jury to make a final decision!

TIKKA² Contest - Win your weight in Petzl gear!

To celebrate the international launch of the new TIKKA² headlamps, Petzl is organizing the 'Power of Light' video and photo contest. Show us what you do with your headlamp and you could win your weight in Petzl gear!

Progression - A new film by BigUPproductions

Behind every breakthrough in the progression of climbing, there's a true story of doubt and determination, perseverance in the face of failure.

From boulders, to big walls, to competition podiums, the climbers at the top of the game share a commitment to do whatever it takes to achieve their vision. Featuring Chris Sharma, Tommy Caldwell, Daniel Woods, Adam Ondra, Kevin Jorgeson, Patxi Usobiaga, Johanna Ernst, Alex Honnold, Paul Robinson, Matt Segal, and more, in a film by Josh Lowell, Cooper Roberts, and Brett Lowell.

Mike Horn is now accepting applications to join his expedition to India !

The PANGAEA project is still going strong: after the three expeditions, it might be your turn to get involved in the project. If you are a dynamic and enthusiastic young explorer, register today!

Who can participate?
Anyone between the ages of 15 and 20 years old can apply to be a Young Explorer through September 22.

How to join the expedition?

The 2009 North Face Mont Blanc Ultratrail - Highlights

The North Face Mont Blanc Ultratrail is made up of several different trail running events: