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Tristan Kennedy


Tristan Kennedy is a features, travel and adventure sports writer. He is currently Senior Editor at Amuse (Vice), before which he occupied the Editor-in-Chief chair at Mpora. Tristan is also Freelance for The Guardian, FT, and others.

Away from work, Tristan enjoys music and playing in a Starsailor tribute band, has a passing interest in Arsenal FC, and enjoys the kind of brutally hoppy craft ale served in East London fun pubs.

Tristan Kennedy's articles

Land of Fire & Ice | Is Iceland The Ultimate Adventure Destination?

“All the dramatic scenery you see on Game of Thrones, you think it's CGI? It's not, it's Iceland.”

Inspiring Wonder | Why Being a Dive Instructor in Silfra is the World’s Best Job

It might be cold, challenging and lack fish, but to those in the know, Silfra is the best place in the world to work

The Secret of Silfra | Why This Icelandic Lagoon Is The Planet's Best Diving Spot

The remarkable crystal clear water means that diving in Silfra feels like flying

Akela.World, Travelling Photographers | Adventure-gram

This awesome Austrian family are doing things differently

Editor's Letter | The Remote Issue

This month's issue is all about getting out there

The Fjällräven Classic | Conquering the King's Trail in Sweden

A multi-day hike through the wilderness of Northern Sweden sounded exciting on paper. But we weren't prepared for just how exciting things would get...

Ski Touring in France | The Secret Powder Stashes of the Maurienne Valley

Incredible terrain, cheap lift passes and its own microclimate. This valley really has it all

Competition | Win a Scottish Highland Adventure with Komoot

Share your knowledge, become a 'Komoot Pioneer' and reap the rewards

Editor's Letter | The Space Issue - March 2018

This month's issue is about finding your own space

My Life in Pictures | Adventure Photographer Dan Milner's Favourite Shots

Renowned mountain bike, snowboard and adventure photographer Dan Milner talks through his all time favourite photos

Billy Morgan & Izzy Atkin | What Do Their Medals Mean for British Skiing & Snowboarding?

Why winning Olympic silverware affects the future of the sport

Billy Morgan Wins Bronze | How The Olympic Big Air Medal Proves His Critics Wrong

The man from Southampton showed, once and for all, that he can mix it with the world's best

James Woods | How the British Skier Pushed 'The Best Slopestyle Competition in History'

Woodsy might not have got the result he wanted today, but in the context his performance was insane.

Ester Ledecka | Snowboarder Stuns the World by Winning Skiing Super-G Gold

The Czech rider put down the fastest time of the day on a pair of borrowed skis...

Izzy Atkin | How the British Skier Won Her Bronze Medal

The 19-year-old just won the UK's first ever skiing medal. Here's how she put it down...

Why Shaun White Won

What changed between Sochi and Pyeongchang?

Shaun White Wants to Compete in Skateboarding at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics

Could the man who's just won on snow do it in summer as well?

Shaun White | How He Feels About Tomorrow's Final

Tomorrow is far from a foregone conclusion, and Shaun knows it...

Photo Gallery | The Best Shots from the Men's Snowboard Slopestyle

A selection of the best photos from the men's snowboard slopestyle event at the Pyeongchang Olympic Games 2018