Archive for 2015 Adventure Grant

First Descent of the Karangarua River Complete

The North Face Adventure Grant exists to aid adventurers in Australia and New Zealand in achieving their dream expeditions.¬†After two days of scouting the Karangarua River, Jordan Searle and his team completed the First Descent from Christmas Hut to Cassel Flat and continued through to…

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Jordan Searle Announces Expedition Member Ari Walker

You would have heard about The North Face Adventure Grant 2015 recipient Jordan Searle, who will be attempting a first descent in New Zealand later this year. But a successful expedition requires a reliable team, and Ari Walker will make up one of those members….

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Jordan Searle: Training Update – The First Hurdle

Exploration has long been a battle of risk and reward. While seeking the reward of first descent of Salto Saudades on the Rio Chapeco in Santa Catarina, Brazil, The North Face Adventure Grant¬†2015 recipient, Jordan Searle slipped into the quantum of risk. After scouting the…

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Announcing the Winner of The North Face Adventure Grant 2015

The North Face and AG Outdoor would like to thank all applicants of The North Face Adventure Grant 2015. The number of applications and the breadth of pursuits clearly exemplifies that the spirit of exploration is thriving in Australia and New Zealand, and we thank…

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