Ross Collicutt

Ross Collicutt

Ross is an outdoor adventure writer, amateur photographer, and computer programmer based on Vancouver Island, British Columbia. When not writing or editing photos for his own website, Pure Outside, he can be found attempting every outdoor sport available. So far he loves backcountry skiing and is terrible at yoga on stand-up paddle boards. You can find him on Instagram @pureoutside.

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The 5 Best Action Cameras for Summer 2020

Phones can do an impressive amount of things these days from augmented reality to video editing to on-the-fly GPS navigation. But that big screen, the very thing that makes it so usable and nice to look at, holds it back from being an…

What is Freediving and How do You Start?

In its simplest form, freediving is just swimming underwater. Absolutely no gear required, although a bathing suit might be helpful if you’re doing it in a populated area. Hold your breath and swim under water. Now you’re…

5 Common Running Problems and How to Fix Them

This whole jogging thing causes so many problems that most people give up. Don't do that

A Quick Guide to Livestreaming for Beginners

Why live stream? It's fast, it's fun, and it's immediate.

7 Best Running Jackets, From Waterproof to Breathable

Running jackets need to protect you from the rain, snow, and hail but also vent heat when you're sweating.

The Best Sleeping Pads for Getting Your Beauty Rest While Camping

Your sleeping pad can be the difference between an epic camping trip and a nightmare complete with little sticks and rocks poking you in the back.