Tag Archives: youth groups. outdoor adventure

NCS Course Leading (Week3)

During the first week of August, I was course leading a National Citizen Service Activity Residential for Condover Hall and it proved to be quite a challenging week. We had over 200 NCS participants plus staff engaged in various activities throughout … Continue reading

Posted in Team Building, Youth Groups | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

NCS Courese Leading (Week 2)

At the end of July, I was course leading a National Citizen Service Activity Residential for Condover Hall and it proved to be quite a challenging week. We had 350 NCS participants plus staff engaged in various activities throughout the week … Continue reading

Posted in Team Building, Youth Groups | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Course Directing For The Adventure Ropes Course

On Tuesday, I was a course directing an activity session for the Adventure Ropes Course for 100 Year 8 students and despite the damp weather a good time was had by all. We had all the elements of the Ropes … Continue reading

Posted in Adventure Ropes Course, Team Building, Youth Groups | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Canoeing | Tagged , | Leave a comment

CHMAS – Bronze DofE Practice Expedition

Last weekend, CHMAS was running a Bronze DofE expedition in Llangollen for three teams and a mighty fine expedition it turned out to be too. It was great to see all the teams putting their new skills into practice and … Continue reading

Posted in D of E, Youth Groups | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Bush Craft, Canoeing, Climbing, Freelance, Team Building, Youth Groups | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

CHMAS – Bushcraft Weekend

Last weekend, CHMAS was running a bushcraft weekend for the Shropshire Wildlife Trust and a mighty fine weekend it was too! Over the two days the young people got stuck into the following activities: Shelter making (tarps & natural shelters); … Continue reading

Posted in Bush Craft, Team Building, Youth Groups | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Working For Arthog Outreach

This week at Arthog Outreach was simply a cracker!  I was leading my usual Environmental Session, climbing at Grinshill and a Canoe Trip on the River Severn. Environmental Session This was the third week of a four week block for … Continue reading

Posted in Bush Craft, Canoeing, Climbing, Team Building, Youth Groups | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Working for Arthog Outreach

Working for Arthog Outreach is always fun and this week was no different. I was involved in the delivery of my weekly environmental session, climbing and canoeing sessions. Climbing at Grinshill This was an end of year treat for a … Continue reading

Posted in Canoeing, Climbing, Team Building, Youth Groups | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

CHMAS – Canoe Session

Earlier in the week CHMAS was providing a canoes session for the Shropshire Wildlife Trust and a lovely day on the water it turned out to be too. Unfortunately, the wind decided to put in an appearance, which nictitated a … Continue reading

Posted in Canoeing, Team Building, Youth Groups | Tagged , | Leave a comment