Catbells Festival of Light

We have donated some raffle prizes in support of the Catbells Festival of Light which is being organized by Lakeland Mountain Guides. Take a look below to find out what this event is all about…. On 25th April 2015 a devastating earthquake hit Nepal. Within 2 weeks a second quake struck. Over 7000 people were believed …

EDZ sponsor ‘Grisedale Grind’

April sees a particularly busy month for local running club Keswick AC, with EDZ sponsoring two races which are all raising money for the needs of the local community.  On Wednesday April 13th and Wednesday 27th April, the Lord and Lady of the Forest series takes place in Whinlatter.  The first race is the steep but very …

Merino Zip Neck Review by Matt Le Voi

 We are pleased to share a review from Matt Le Voi of the Lakeland Mountain Guides.  The review is also available on the Lakeland Mountain Guides site.     Back in 2013 we were charged with testing some EDZ products as we made an ascent of Mera Peak (6476m) in Nepal. The long sleeve merino …

Jo Brand’s Sport Relief Challenge

  Take a look at this picture of Jo Brand tucking into her breakfast on her Sport Relief challenge in her EDZ Merino Base Layer top. EDZ were pleased to support Jo in her challenge and we have had some great feed back on our gear. Jo is taking part in a ‘Hell of a Walk’ …

McNeils on Wheels

  McNeils on Wheels are husband and wife duo Pete and Alice.  You may recognize them as they feature on our website modelling our items.  Little did we know that they were already putting EDZ products through their paces!  Here is their story in their own words … Pete & Alice McNeil got married in September 2012 and then set …

Grand Day Out in Cumbria

  EDZ are pleased to be supporting the ‘Grand Day Out in Cumbria’ event which will be taking place on the 16th January 2016.  This event is going to be raising funds for the Cumbria Community Foundation and the local Mountain Rescue Teams.  Both of these organisations have vital to Cumbria, and we have seen …

Views of the Solway Coast

We are truly lucky that both our HQ and Outlet shop are based in beautiful surroundings.  Most people appreciate the beauty of Keswick and the Lake District, but our Head Office is based on the Solway Coast of Cumbria which is often overlooked. We managed to catch these views from the Maryport shoreline over the …

Congratulations to Chris Hodgson

EDZ faithful Chris Hodgson has only gone and done it again!  Chris has claimed his 10th British SuperMoto title to add to his ever growing list of accolades. Chris says: “What an amazing finish to the year. Considering I broke my wrist at round 1 and missed the whole of round 5 with a broken …

Ukantrail SBU 35 Ultramarathon

EDZ were pleased to be supporting the UKantrail SBU35 Ultramarathon which took place on 29th August 2015. The SBU35 is an ‘as tough as you want it’, largely off-road 36 country* mile (approx) ultra trail race. It follows a point-to-point route, from the heart of the Lake District to the West Coast. Based on the long …