Personal development through adventure

Anecdotal evidence would suggest that outdoor education can develop soft skills; indeed evidence is not just anecdotal. There has been lots of research conducted on the subject and results verify what we all believe, outdoor adventure programmes do have very positive benefits for the personal development of participants, especially young people. But how can you maximise the effectiveness of your programme or even just 1 […]

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Full Rope or Half Rope ?

ADVICE FROM OUTDOOR ADVENTURE IRELAND Are you a beginner wondering what’s the first rope you should buy or an experienced climber thinking about upgrading your old rope? Do you understand the difference between full or half ropes? Do doubles seem like more trouble than they are worth? Read on and the experts at Outdoor Adventure Ireland will do their best to make it all crystal […]

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Kayak games and tasks from outdoor adventures Irelands Insructors

WHY USE GAMES OR TASKS??  Here at Outdoor Adventure Ireland we have years of experience teaching and coaching beginner kayak sessions. These are great fun sessions to work on and over the years we have tried and tested hundreds of games and tasks to get the most out of every lesson. We have found that if you can get your students to smile, relax, loosen […]

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