30th August 2018 09:00
Ash’s world record-setting #MissionYangtze promises to be one of the most digitally engaging expeditions in history and today we’re helping deliver on that promise by launching a Live Tracker on Ash’s website so you can see where he is in real-time.
17th August 2018 15:00
HEARTBREAK for Ash as he's forced to return back to Zadou, Qinghai after a series of setbacks to #MissionYangtze threatens expedition abortion.
20th July 2018 14:00
I’m still in Dali, there has been a slight delay, nothing major, but it’s holding me back slightly.
5th July 2018 10:45
I anticipate I can move on to the next city (Yushu), within the next week and then hopefully start the expedition towards the end of this month or beginning of next month.
Mission Yangtze 2018 is officially kicked off in Shanghai
8th June 2018 16:45
Ash today signed a partnership agreement with Kailas, the biggest outdoor, technical clothing and equipment company in China, and a mainstream brand throughout Asia.
5th June 2018 17:47
Before heading to China for Mission Yangtze, his most challenging expedition to date, Ash took the opportunity to spend a day in North Wales with team members from his newest partnership - Zip World.
1st June 2018 16:10
Zip World, creators of the world’s fastest zip line, Velocity 2, are a match made in heaven for Ash due to their shared ethos and values, total commitment to adventure and strong determination to promote Wales as an international adventure travel destination.
Find out how Ash got on riding Velocity 2, the longest Zip Line in Europe - and the world's fastest.
This is it guys - I’m about to fly to China for final preps before starting the expedition one month from now!
28th April 2018 16:15
Ash Dykes heads to China ahead of groundbreaking world first along the Yangtze
16th April 2018 08:45
An exclusive first-hand look into Ash' lifestyle from Martin Lyons (Ash' photographer)
23rd March 2018 14:44
With my Yangtze expedition fast approaching, life has been crazy busy! So I thought I’d share some of my routine with you guys, so you can get an idea of what I’ve been up to over the past few weeks.