NAVIGATING TOGETHER, ORIENTEERING EXPERIENCE.
Orienteering is a popular outdoor sport that involves navigating through unfamiliar terrain using a map and compass. Participants, known as orienteers, navigate their way from one control point to another in the fastest time possible. The sport combines physical fitness, mental agility, and navigational skills, making it an exciting and challenging activity for individuals of all ages.
In orienteering, each participant is provided with a detailed topographic map that marks the location of control points. These control points are typically identified by orange and white flags placed in specific locations within the course area. The objective is to locate each control point in the correct sequence, using the map and compass to navigate accurately and efficiently.
WHY CHOOSE ORIENTEERING?
Orienteering is an ideal team-building activity as it fosters teamwork, problem-solving, trust, communication, and resilience.
Participants collaborate to navigate the course, make strategic decisions, and rely on each other's strengths. The challenges of orienteering promote critical thinking and decision-making.
Trust is built as teammates depend on each other's skills. Effective communication is essential for sharing information and strategies. Orienteering cultivates resilience by overcoming obstacles.
Overall, it provides an engaging experience that strengthens team bonds and develops valuable skills for the workplace and personal growth.
The Orienteering Challenge is an immersive experience that imparts new skills through map reading and compass navigation, rekindling a connection with nature.
After mastering these skills, participants are assigned a task to plot with precision, utilising their newfound abilities. They embark on the challenge, aiming to collect as many points as possible within the designated time frame.
To succeed, teamwork, effective communication, meticulous planning, and adept group management are crucial. This engaging adventure not only enhances individual proficiency in orienteering but also fosters cooperation, strategic thinking, and problem-solving abilities among team members.
The Orienteering Challenge can be enjoyed individually or as part of a team, with different variations available to accommodate various skill levels and preferences. Orienteering events can range from short, fast-paced sprints to long-distance endurance challenges.
Participants can compete against the clock or against other individuals or teams, adding an element of strategy and friendly competition to the experience.
Orienteering promotes a deep appreciation for nature and encourages participants to engage with their surroundings in a dynamic and interactive way. It fosters a sense of adventure, self-reliance, and problem-solving, making it an excellent choice for those seeking outdoor thrills, personal growth, and a deeper connection with the natural world.
ORIENTEERING ACTIVITY OVERVIEW.
MEET OUR HEAD COACH - TOM FREARSON.
Tom's a dedicated coach who loves nothing better than helping individuals and teams come together in order to learn more about themselves and grow.
As a former Royal Marines Commando with a combat tour of Afghanistan, Tom really knows what it takes to make a team work.
After the Royal Marines, Tom became a Hostile Environment Security Consultant working in countries surrounding the Indian Ocean and in Nigeria. Here he built and trained teams of multinationals in counter-piracy, security operations and safety. This continued the foundations from the Royal Marines and really developed his skill set where it was challenged to the maximum in hostile situations.
Since then, as well as building his team of teambuilding coaches, as a Teambuilding & Leadership consultant, Tom has helped hundreds of clients and teams develop through fitness and teambuilding activities including mountaineering adventuress as a qualified Mountain Leader.
CLIMBING & ABSEILING
BELL BOAT RACING
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VENUE & LOCATION OPTIONS.
TEAM BUILDING AWAY DAY
If you're looking for an away day from the office then look no further.
Be it an urban experience in Central London, a day in one of the many parks & open spaces or a short trip just outside the city. The options are endless.
From our Game Of Codes Urban Challenge, Command Tasks & Team Challenges In Hyde Park, Orienteering at one of our bespoke venues just outside of London or climbing, abseiling & raft building, just ask - we have it.
If you're looking to escape the city for the day or an overnight glamping trip then we have some fantastic options just sixty minutes outside London.
From orienteering to raft building, command tasks to climbing and much more.
If you're looking for something a little further afield like a trip to Snowdonia and the Lakes, or you want to take your group on a teambuilding adventure or raise money for a charity then look no further.
With our fully qualified and experienced Mountain Leaders you're in the right place.
CENTRAL LONDON VENUE
If you're looking for a day event with no travel then we've got you covered.
Sure, Londons a busy place, but we have the perfect locations for your teambuilding event.
Whether it's an urban orienteering exercise, group run or workout in Hyde Park, command tasks in a park or office location or a team challenge on Hampstead Heath; we have a range of options available.
OFFICE & INDOOR EVENTS
If you need an event indoors or even in your own office, we have a range of activities from desktop puzzles and challenges to interactive and immersive command tasks typically hosted outdoors that take up very little space.
Being inside for a teambulding event doesn't need to be limited. By thinking outside the box makes your indoor team building event can be that little bit different.
So you like action-packed and adrenaline-fueled activities? Perfect.
We offer bespoke trips to include mountaineering, climbing, kayaking, mountain biking and whatever takes your fancy.
With our highly experienced mountain leaders and instructors will make it an experience you'll never forget.
LUXURY & BESPOKE
From wild camping to 5-star spa hotels, we can meet your requirements and budget.
We've taken clients all over the UK for their special events so nothing is off the table.
It's your event, we can make it extra special with pretty much no option off limits.
Speak to us today to find out more.
From our team coming on-site at your rebooked venue for a two-hour part of your day to full-day events and from an all-inclusive overnight trip to a full-service event including guest speakers, transport and stash - we've got you covered.
We take your desired outcomes, location requirements, experience level request and budget into account to produce the event you deserve. Nothing is off limits to make your event that extra bit special.
Speak to us about your requirements today and let us start planning your event together.
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