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Mountain Leader Assessment

Earlier in the week, I was working for Paul Poole Mountaineering on a Mountain Leader Assessment course. The theme for the day was efficient movement in the mountains, security on steep ground with and without the rope and a mighty … Continue reading

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NCS Course Leading For Condover Hall

Its been a fabulous three weeks facilitating the National Citizen Service (NCS) activity residential at Condover Hall with some 600 young people passing through. The NCS programme is open to all 16 and 17-year-olds in England and it helps to … Continue reading

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Instructing For Arthog Outreach in July

Wow, this term seems to have flown by working for Arthog Outreach and in his final sessions for this academic year he has been involved in caving, climbing, canoe and hill walking sessions. They have all been a blast working … Continue reading

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CHMAS at The Edge Adventure

CHMAS has a loyal customer base and we’ve been working with some clients for several years as they like what we do and the way Chris and the team look after them. This year, we needed to change venue at … Continue reading

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CHMAS – Bronze DofE Practice Expeditions

In July, CHMAS had 6 teams out in Llangollen undertaking their DofE Bronze practice expeditions and despite the hot weather all teams did extremely well. The evening meals were varied but all of a high standard with many adapted from … Continue reading

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CHMAS – Bronze Qualifying Expedition

For Chris and the team, they are always brimming with pride when they work on our qualifying expeditions and get to see the teams smashing the expedition by using all the skills they learnt from the training and practice expedition … Continue reading

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Back at Arthog Wales

Working for Arthog Wales is almost becoming a habit and long may it continue.  On this particular weekend, Saturday saw Chris providing an all day climbing session at Barmouth Slabs which was ace and made even more awesome by the … Continue reading

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Hill & Moorland Leader Training Course – Observation

Chris is looking to become a Hill & Moorland Leader Provider and is currently building up the necessary portfolio to submit the application in August. As part of this process, he was privileged to work alongside Alan Ward of Bigfoot … Continue reading

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Another Weekend at Arthog

Great to be back at Arthog in Wales for more fun and adventure! This weekend, there was a mix of gorge walking, raft building, canoeing and climbing sessions full of laughter and smiley faces. The highlight of the weekend for … Continue reading

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CHMAS – Heartstart Training

As part of our Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) CHMAS is pleased to offer the free British Heart Foundation (BHF) Heartstart first aid course.  To find out more about the scheme please click here. So far Heartstart – CHMAS has run … Continue reading

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