Category Archives: Canoeing

CHMAS – Canoe Instruction

Here in Shrewsbury, CHMAS has fabulous activity venues on our doorstep so in mid October, we put the River Seven to good use for an introductory canoe session for a local school. The feedback from the session was exceptional and … Continue reading

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Working For Arthog Wales

A change is as good as a rest so it was with great enthusiasm that I headed off to Arthog Wales for a weekend of gorge walking, canoeing and climbing with some trainee teachers from Telford. A fabulous opportunity to … 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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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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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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Instructing For Arthog Outreach in June

With the hot weather its been an absolute blast working for Arthog Outreach with canoeing, caving and climbing and woodland walks all taking place in the beautiful Shropshire Countryside. Canoe Sessions With the exceptionally warm weather, its been nice to … Continue reading

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CHMAS at the River Festival

At the beginning of June – CHMAS was at the Shrewsbury River Festival providing Bushcraft demonstrations and getting involved with the Shropshire Wildlife Trusts canoe project (Plastic Fantastic) a canoe made of recycled plastic bottles.

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A Weekend Instructing at Big Arthog

A change is as good as a rest so it was great to be instructing for Arthog in Wales and working at some great new venues. There was a mix of gorge walking, raft building and canoeing sessions full of … Continue reading

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Instructing For Arthog Outreach In May

Instructing for Arthog Outreach is always fun and this month was no exception! The sessions were very varied and it was great fun to be working with such enthusiastic and inquiring young people. Climbing at Grinshill Working with a variety … Continue reading

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