Bronze qualifier expedition 2022

This year’s Bronze qualifier expedition was a hot one! Eight groups made their way through the Rivington Valley, taking in some great views, demonstrating their much improved navigation skills and having a great time! Some of the groups looking fresh-faced before setting off… Thanks to everyone involved for a great weekend, we hope you all… Read More

Bronze practice expedition 2022

When I asked Martin for one word to describe the Bronze practice expedition, he went for… ‘interesting’! It was a fun and very tiring weekend… and that was just for the adults, never mind the participants! We enjoyed some beautiful weather, many miles were covered carrying heavy bags and there were lots of lessons learnt.… Read More

Silver Practice Expedition

We have completed our Silver Practice Expedition for 2022. Day 1 On the first morning, the weather seemed bright and everyone got away on time after meeting their leaders and having had the initial briefing. One group managed to come back to the start point within about 30 minutes which proved their navigation skills needed… Read More

Kit Night

The Expedition Kit Night was held at the centre last night. There was really good attendance from all bronze and silver direct participants. Martin went through the details of the equipment needed for the expedition, covering both group and personal kit. Peter covered the process of hiring and collection / return of personal and group… Read More

Expedition News – July 2021

CENTRE INFORMATION SHEET July 2021 As we break for the summer we are pleased to confirm that practice expeditions have been completed at all levels, and at Silver the qualifying expeditions took place recently with over 50 of our members successfully completing their qualifying Silver expeditions. In September we will be running Bronze and Gold… Read More

Expedition Update

Bronze Practice : 5-6th June & 26-27th June There will be no camping on the practice expedition, members will return home in the evening. Members of our 2020 cohort who have asked to complete both the Bronze and Silver expeditions must be available for training on 5-6th June. All other members will be split between… Read More