A brief video of kayaking on Coniston Water

A short video of kayaking on Coniston Water Tweet  A gentle week kayaking and ghyll scrambling on Coniston water with University students. After front loading the session with the appropriate facts and theories required of the course, we headed out into the lake and up Crocodile Creak… It … Continue reading

A busy time as a team trainer

Tweet Just completed 3 weeks training with apprentices from Wales, England, France and Germany who are employed by the aircraft manufacturer Airbus. These week long multi-cultural and team awareness courses saw individuals challenging themselves on the highest English mountain and … Continue reading

Superb views this weekend

Tweet A short descriptive video on a graduate development course over in Eskdale this weekend. https://vimeo.com/67672252

Inspirational setting for a personal feedback session

An inspirational personal feedback session Tweet Working closely with a high performing team of international HSBC graduates over in the Eskdale and Wasdale valleys  this week. Focusing on their own personal learning objectives following 2 weeks of theoretical input, they spent 4 very practical days … Continue reading

Team support in a challenging environment

Tweet A short video of energy sector graduates who were focusing on increasing their awareness of team support and meeting personal challenges in the challenging Netherbeck gorge. Contracted with the Outward Bound Trust this week. https://vimeo.com/65858419

Perfect Lakeland challenge weather

Tweet   https://vimeo.com/65178993 A video of the perfect weather had during 4 days of challenging Lakeland walking around Wasdale and Eskdale. Earthly Edge was chosen to provide opportunities for an organisation to challenge its people with mountain experiences that were new, inspiring … Continue reading

A bold and cold Church Beck gorge scramble

Tweet A cold ascent of Church Beck gorge today with lecturers from Trinity University, Leeds. Looking at the potential for students from University teams and courses to develop team and inter-personal skills through gorge scrambling and effective reviewing of what happens. A … Continue reading

Up a long creek with lots of paddles

Tweet The creek in question is actually the River Esk. The paddlers were from all around the country and working for Rolls-Royce. The paddles and canoes? Well they are from Outward Bound Eskdale, with whom I have been training teams in leadership … Continue reading

Mountain rescue failure?

Tweet A stunning day in Wasdale with the snow line down to 200 metres on all of the mountains. After canoeing on Wastwater in the morning, two apprentice  teams from Rolls-Royce took part in a mountain rescue exercise in the … Continue reading