Alumni Stories

Your Outward Bound Stories

Each story is an adventure worth reading.

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Melanie Barrett - Eskdale, The Lake District, 1979

7 June 19

Attended Eskdale course E.290 13/10/79-3/11/1979. What a great life experience. ...

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Tom Murtha - Other Outward Bound Centre, 1967

21 March 19

have passed the gates many times since I was at Ullswater in 1967, and I always ...

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Tom Inglis - Moray Sea School, Burghead Scotland, 1957

21 March 19

As a prospective Midshipman in Blue Funnel Line, I attended Outward Bound Moray ...

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Sue Prince (nee Kidd) - Rhowniar, Wales, 1967

21 March 19

I attended Rhowniar for a month in May-June 1967 after being selected by my loca...

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Sue Freer - Rhowniar, Wales, 1969

21 March 19

I attended a four-week course at Rhowniar in August 1969, just after my A levels...

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Stuart Slater - Ullswater, The Lake District, 1959

21 March 19

Proudest 'group' achievement - we were the first.... After leaving Accrington o...

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Stuart Clarke - Devon on Ashburton, 1968

21 March 19

I took away a strong sense of achievement & pride as well as learning principles...

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Steven Cook - Aberdovey, Wales, 1975

21 March 19

Best weeks of my life, Helping others, overcoming fears, and great new experienc...

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steve Thomas - Ullswater, The Lake District, 1972

21 March 19

My course was U167J. I arrived in trepidation! Horror stories of cold showers an...

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