Category Archives: News

Welcome to our news page. Click on the links below to find out what climbing, expeditions and other adventures we have been having lately.

26/7/2016 – Back from DR of Congo, Rwanda & Uganda expedition

Virunga National Park ranger, DRC

Dave Lucas has just returned from guiding an exciting expedition that took a team explorers on an adventure to the Virunga National park in Democratic Republic of Congo. The team saw mountains gorillas, lava lakes and active volcanoes while trekking … Continue reading

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27/6/2016 – Ha Long Bay Climbing guidebook out!

Ha Long Bay, Vietnam climbing guidebook cover

Luca De Giorgi and Asia Outdoors have put together the most comprehensive climbing guidebook to the Ha Long Bay area in Vietnam to date. They have done a great job and we hope that this guide will help to make … Continue reading

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19/05/2016 – Dave back from adventurous Madagascar expedition

Madagascar 2016 river rafting and hiking expedition team

Dave Lucas has returned from guiding another epic Secret Compass expedition. This time the team took on a jungle trekking and river rafting journey that is set to stand out among his many adventures. Next up, something even more exciting … Continue reading

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23/04/2016 – Jägermeister Ice Cold Gig 2016 documentary is out!

Jägermeister Ice Cold Gig 2016

The Jägermeister Ice Cold Gig 2016 Documentary is out! Dave Lucas was the production manager of the shoot earlier this year in Norway. Matt Tuck of Bullet For My Valentine and his friends skydived out of a helicopter, flew over … Continue reading

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19/04/2016 – Jägermeister Ice Cold Gig 2016 documentary film premier

Jägermeister Ice Cold Gig 2016 premier - Production Manager Dave Lucas!

We have just returned from an interesting and fun night in London where the premier of the Jägermeister Ice Cold Gig 2016 documentary took place. The film, starring Matt Tuck from Bullet For my Valentine & friends, is fantastic but … Continue reading

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17/03/2016 – Back home from shooting a Jägermeister gig in Norway

Jägermeister Norway air-sea-land gig by Bullet For My Valentine -shoot

Dave got back home this week from Norway where the shoot of the first ever air – sea – land gig for Jägermeister took place. Matt Tuck, the front man of Bullet for My Valentine, wanted to treat his best … Continue reading

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04/03/2016 – Dave back from scouting new climbing areas in India

Local climbing pioneers Dinesh and Seema bouldering in Bangalore, India.

Dave got back earlier this week from a scouting trip to India. Many things have changed since the last time he was climbing there back in 2000, but one thing is still the same: the vast amount of unclimbed rock … Continue reading

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10/02/2016 – New Climb Magazine out this week with an article about our 2015 Sudan expedition!

Climb Magazine March/April Sudan article

The new Climb Magazine will be out this week and there’s even more reason than usual to go buy your own copy. Mike Hutton has written a great article about our last year’s Sudan bouldering and climbing expedition to the … Continue reading

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03/01/2016 – Happy New Year from TXC team!

Happy New Year

Maiju and Dave are wishing everyone a very Happy New Year! 2015 was a busy and fun year for us and 2016 is starting where the last year ended, adventures. We are off to our first trip of the year, … Continue reading

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08/12/2015 – Climb magazine article about risk is now available

Climb magazine article - perception of risk

The article Dave Lucas wrote for Climb Magazine (09/2015) about our perception of risk is now available on our Us in Media -page. Have a read here and let us know what you think.

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