Travel & Training blog

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Apr

Peru- Traditional & Alternative Inca Trail
Sandwiched between the driest desert and the largest Rainforest in the world, the Andes of Peru contain some of the worlds most spectacular mountain scenery. Within these mountains ancient civilizations, of which the Incas are the most famous, built cities, temples and roadways (there are known to be more then…
''Thanks for a super day. All 51 had a great experience. I have received so many texts/emails and phone calls today to say thanks, not just to me, but to all of you. Many comments were along the lines, that "all the guides were so friendly, helpful, enthusiastic and professional".…

02

Apr

AIB, Cork - Sports & Social Day
Lar Fant and his colleagues from AIB decided to take out Irelands highest mountain for there S&S Day. The weather gods were with them and a fantastic day with glorious weather ensued. There was some ice on the top of the ladder but Dave Roche made it safer with a…
We are currently taking bookings for our 2009 Winter skills in Norway as featured on Sky news as part of the beyond endurance training with options including: JANUARY to JUNE * Nordic Skiing * Glacier Travel * Ice Climbing on frozen waterfalls * Crevasse rescue * Snow Shoeing * Snow…

04

Feb

Tom McGrath - great day for climbing
After walking in in stunning weather with bright and clear route ahead all the way up, we veeered off to make our way to Cummeenoughter and Brother Osheas. We meandered our way toward the lake after playing tag team with another group on the steep ground leading up to the…

19

Jan

Corran Tuathail Winter Climb with John Burke, Clare hurlers & friends
It is my second time out with John, but this time I called him the night before to warn him off going as the conditions were fairly poor: Lots of snow, high winds etc. He said he wanted to go anyway so we met up at Kate's and said we…
Our team are in Terskol awaiting their flight to Moscow later today. Pat was talking to Katy and all is fine with no sign of any military or trouble to worry about. Our Russian guides are informing us not to worry as its quite a distance away. The team are…

23

Jul

Mt Kilimanjaro Meet Day/ Prep
A small group came down for a fitness preparation with a night climb on the 19th July. They were Willie Carney, Enda Cahill (Elbrus), Chris Mullane, Una Carney and Douglas Keppel, John, Jerry and Niall. 19th July, Route, O'Shea's - Devils Ladder Night climb20th July, Kates - Strickeen - Cnoc…
A quick note say how much we enjoyed a recent climb up O'Shea's gully to the summit in cloud, however…
Treat yourself to a break away from the hustle and bustle of the pressure of every day life. This two-day course is aimed at those who would like to combine the two days of walking amongst the beautiful Kerry landscape with some relaxation time and holistic treatment. Each day?s program…