Areas of Expertise are in Summer hill walking and Mountaineering specifically in Snowdonia and the Lake District.
Currently work with specialising in Location Services for Films but mainly work with UK challenges giving vast knowledge of the National Three Peak Challenge, the Lakes 5 Peaks & the Famous Yorkshire Three Peak Challenge.
Active hill walker for the past 10 years .
Walked in various parts of the world including UK, Ireland, France, Switzerland, Majorca, and Egypt for personal and Overseas Companies.
Keen kayaker – fair few Grade 4 rivers already ticked off
Regularly Trad Climb at S to HVS, Have a few Golden Routes Ticked though.
Scramble when not working or raining.
Finally I enjoy partaking in Long distance running.
Professional Outdoor Qualifications
Mountain Leader award
Climbing Wall Award & Abseil Attachment.
Single Pitch Award
BCU UKCC Level 1 Coach
BCU 3 Star Award
BCU 4 (Trg) Star Award (White Water) Pending.
Basic Expedition Leaders Award
NNAS Instructor / Nicas Instructor.
RYA National Powerboat Level 2 Award
DofE Expedition Assessor Accreditation Scheme All Levels
DofE Supervisor award.
Sea Survival Course,
Foundation Safety Rescue,
White Water Safety Rescue.
Ride Leader Award.
2011-2014: BSc (Hons) Outdoor Education with Geomorphic studies
Liverpool John Moores University, Merseyside, UK
– Practical modules included climbing, canoeing, caving, winter skills, bushcraft and environmental education (Enhancement modules included overseas climbing)
– Theoretical modules included Outdoor Management & Development, Expedition Planning, Anatomy & Physiology, Social & Cultural Issues and Psychology for the Outdoors
– Karsh, Glacier, Geomorphology, Floods, Weather and Fluvial Landscapes
Dissertation: Evaluation of Footpath Condition on the Yorkshire Three Peaks.
This paper covered a new method of testing the footpath condition using high tech cameras and video software, giving a overview of the condition classification and the average savings in cost per annual by using this method.