Mountain Troop Adventures is organising the Welsh 3 peaks charity challenge in aid of Great Ormond Street Hospital & the Evelina Children's Wing at St Thomas's Hospital. The challenge is to climb the three highest peaks in Wales. Mt Snowdon 1,085 m, Cadair Idris 893 m & Pen y Fan 886 m. This will be a team event at £500 per team.
We deliver the NNAS course. (National Navigation Award Scheme) This course is Nationally recognized having 3 structures, Bronze being the entry level, with Silver & Gold. If you like exploring the great outdoors, why not gain the added navigational skill's & confidence by attending one of our courses.
The Brecon Beacons national park is perfect for Nordic Walking..the terrain while steep in places, is easy under foot. The area is famous for the highest peak in South Wales, Pen-y- Fan @ 886 Mtr's You will need a certain level of fitness to attend, and be qualified in Nordic Walking. Evidence of your proficiency will be needed prior to attending the event, this is for insurance & safety purposes.
A Sunday morning walk through the beautiful Ashdown forest. The walk is FREE and is open to anyone wanting to take part, bring partners if you wish. The Ashdown Forest is famous for the exploits of 'Winnie the Poo' and the author AA Milne who lived there. We will be taking a route that will take in 'Pooh stick's bridge'
Join our weekly running club at Greenwich Park for a fun filled training session, all abilities welcome. The terrain at Greenwich Park has everything to fit your training needs. Single session is £5. This will increase to £7 from October 10th as we will be training twice weekly Mondays & Thursdays @ 19:00 with the option of a DD at £32.
A Sunday morning walk through the beautiful Ashdown forest. The walk is FREE and is open to anyone wanting to take part, bring partners if you wish. The Ashdown Forest is famous for the exploits of 'Winnie the Poo' and the author AA Milne who lived there. We will be taking a route that will take in 'Poo stick's bridge'
Caroline & Baz bring a wealth of experience and expertise to their training sessions. Caroline has a level 2 in strength & conditioning, fitness & wellbeing, having also qualified as a Nordic Walking instructor. Baz gained valuable experience in outdoor activities. He is a qualified Mountain Leader, delivering quality teaching in navigation.
Carl is former serving member of Her Majesty's forces, and is a qualified PTI (Physical Training Instructor) also Battalion boxing champion. He has utilised that skill & experience in delivering coaching classes in this field. Carl is also highly experienced and qualified to deliver many other aspects in physical training, which include Kettle-Bell, Power Bag's & the Wellbeing programme.
Bobby is our operations manager, organising, planning & consulting for the company. He is also a qualified PTI, and one of the best infinitive instructors I know. He is a former serving member of 2 Riles, formally The Royal Green Jackets. Bobby is a great asset to the company.
Albert is one of our young trainee's. Although Bert is not yet fully qualified, he has many years experience climbing the hill's & mountains of the UK. He is soon to join a team on an attempt of Mont Blanc. Albert is also training for The Royal Marines, he is a great asset to the company, and will be for many years to come.
Climbing Instructor, Sports Therapy
Vlad is our climbing instructor. I have known & worked with Vlad for many years. He is a keen instructor who brings bags of enthusiasm to any event. Vlad is a former Czech paratrooper having served during the Balkans conflict. He is a very experienced outdoor instructor in every-way. He also holds the coveted PTI qualification being a former Park Manager with BMF (British Military Fitness) Highly experienced in sports science & therapy, gaining his masters at this level. He is currently practicing sports rehabilitation at an RAF base within the UK, and offering his advice & treatment to our injured clients.
Power Lifting Instructor
Wayne is another of our seasoned instructors. Specialising in his passion for dead-lifting, he also has a wealth of knowledge in a wide variety of sports activities. A former member of Her Majesty's Forces and an experienced BMF instructor. Wayne is a power-house, and a keen rugby player who also has a fantastic knowledge in sports sciences.The experience Wayne gained while serving in the military certainly shows in his enthusiasm when delivering his instruction. A vital & key member of our team.