Directors of Toughness In The Yukon Territory

Your Directors of Toughness traveled to the Yukon Territory to test out not only Columbia Sportswear’s gear, but also mental and physical toughness in below freezing temperatures.

Do they have what it takes? Find out below:

Track the Directors of Toughness as they embark on a journey through the Yukon Territory in below freezing conditions.

Giving Back To The Yukon Territory

“On a cold Friday afternoon, we met up with Singletrack to Success to talk about their program.”

Give Back Yukon Territory

I’m Going To Need A Bigger Bucket!

“Where the hell are we going that our plane needed skis on it?”

Mark Chase Directors of Toughness Yukon

The Yukon: An Incredible Place For Winter Camping

“Wow, we’re flying into some real backcountry”

How To Stay Warm In The Yukon Territory

“It was a lifesaver when we were ice fishing on Fish Lake…”

Directors of Toughness Yukon

Faith Briggs is an avid runner and documentary film maker from Brooklyn, New York. She’s passionate about sharing contemporary stories from diverse communities and can always be found with her camera, whether in the photographer’s pit during New York’s fashion week or in the cloud forests in Honduras. She lives by the motto #goodvibesonly and loves to show that women and girls, quite literally, run the world. You can follow Faith’s journey as Director of Toughness here and social channels including: Twitter | Instagram


Director of Toughness Mark ChaseMark Chase is the first international Director of Toughness and joins the company from Gloucester, England. Raised on a diet of climbing, skiing, camping, hiking and rugby, it was obvious that a warm office and a cozy bed was never going to cut it. An ex Semi-professional Rugby player, Mark is used to pushing himself both mentally and physically and is always up for a challenge. You can follow Mark’s journey as Director of Toughness here and social channels including: Twitter | Instagram