Category Archives: Canoeing

Instructing For Arthog Outreach

Two weeks ago my sessions for Arthog Outreach were caving and canoeing and both were very enjoyable sessions indeed. Caving At Ogof Llanymynech This is the third day of a multi day programme for this group of Year 5’s and they were very excited about … Continue reading

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Instructing For Arthog Outreach

Last week my sessions for Arthog Outreach were climbing and canoeing and both were very enjoyable sessions indeed. Climbing At Grinshill This is the second day of a multi day programme for this group of Year 5’s and they were quite … Continue reading

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Canoeing for Arthog Outreach

This week at Arthog Outreach was possibly the wettest canoes session I have ever run! Not through people falling it but in terms of the weather. Despite it being the first session out of  four, the group didn’t complain too much about the … Continue reading

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Another Week At Arthog Outreach

This week’s work for Arthog Outreach has seen me doing some centre admin, kayak rescue training and caving sessions and a mighty fine week it was too. Centre Admin In a past life, I was a Highway Engineer, responsible for amongst other things … Continue reading

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Instructing For Arthog Outreach

This week’s work for Arthog Outreach has seen me running canoeing and caving sessions and an interesting week it was too. Canoeing at Simpsons Pool A pretty challenging day out in rafted canoes at Simpsons Pool. We played lots of games, raced … Continue reading

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Working For Arthog Outreach

Working for Arthog Outreach is always fun and this my first real week back was an absolute pleasure! I took a group of Year 3’s canoeing and a Group of Year 5’s hillwalking and there was much laughter all around. … Continue reading

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Instructing For Arthog Outreach

Working for Arthog Outreach is always fun and this my first real week back was an absolute pleasure! I took a group of Year 3’s canoeing and a Group of Year 5’s hillwalking and there was much laughter all around. … Continue reading

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CHMAS Canoe Trip on the River Severn

Today, CHMAS was running a canoe trip on the River Severn for the Shropshire Wildlife Trust as part of their Growing Confidence Initiative and a lovely trip it turned out to be too. We had 9 young people and 2 staff on the … Continue reading

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Instructing For Arthog Outreach

Due to unforeseen circumstances, I only managed one day at Arthog Outreach this week but what a cracker it turned out to be. A fantastic trip on the River Severn starting and finishing from Frankwell in Shrewsbury with rafted canoes. … Continue reading

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Instructing for Arthog Outreach

What a week at Arthog Outreach! This week, I was running my usual environmental sessions, climbing at Grinshill and canoeing on the River Severn. Environmental Sessions This would be the final week for Class 10 and what a cracker to finish … Continue reading

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