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Lockdown to LEJOG: Christina's Story

Posted by Christina Hemming on 08-Mar-2021 06:30:00

What an incredible journey this was, from the short climbs, on a very wet start in Cornwall, to the emotional finish through Scotland's deserted windy highlands. With storm Alex arriving on day 3 (obviously blowing in from the North!), days of constant rain and emotional meltdowns to rival any DA trip! Ongoing logistical challenges in the form of another lockdown chasing our tail - just to add to the excitement!

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Topics: Tales from the outdoors

But... Where Do I Start?

Posted by Huw Rogers on 05-Jan-2021 13:01:11

DA Leader Huw is back with another blog to answer one of our most asked questions. Now seems to be the perfect time to answer it! 

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Topics: The Kit List, Adventures At Home

Taking love to new heights: Jason and Victoria

Posted by Jess Pitman on 09-Dec-2020 07:30:00

During lockdown, we were thrilled to be able to keep in touch with our DA Family online. We talked on our Facebook page daily, we reminisced and shared pictures. People told us their stories, and one of those standout stories was when Victoria told us about how she met her soon-to-be Husband on our Everest Base Camp trip back in 2018. 

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Topics: Tales from the outdoors, Your Adventures

Winter Training with Huw

Posted by Huw Rogers on 17-Nov-2020 08:46:46

Winter training. Do you love it or loathe it?

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Topics: Tales from the outdoors, The Kit List

Preparing For Adventure With Huw

Posted by Huw Rogers on 28-Oct-2020 09:00:00

Hi everyone, my name is Huw Rogers and I am a Discover Adventure Leader, a role which I have been lucky enough to perform for six years. I am a qualified Mountain Leader, a Mountain Bike Guide and a proud member of Brecon Mountain Rescue Team for 16 years. I have led trips in both in the UK and overseas and love working to support people achieve their goals.

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Topics: The Kit List

Top Tips for Travelling safely after Coronavirus

Posted by Jess Pitman on 10-Jul-2020 06:30:00

Travel in times of uncertainty

We're living in a very different world at the moment, COVID-19 has truly left scars, and we're all learning how to adapt to the new normal. Things are bound to change even more in the coming days, weeks and months. But if there is a glimmer of hope we're holding on to, it's that we're certain travel will be more important than ever. 

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