Since I started out on my adventuring journey, especially with my Canoe Club, we’ve always talked about there being 3 types of fun. Before the summer, most of my kayaking definitely sat in type 2 fun. I was shit scared whilst it was happening, sometimes in tears. But as soon as I got off, I’d have the biggest, beaming smile on my face. Here we walk through the three types of fun.
Tag Archives: Climbing
Taking my first steps into climbing and kayaking adventure [climbing and kayaking beginner]
I remember my first steps in to climbing and kayaking adventure vividly. As if it was yesterday. The first time I went climbing I was nervous. I hate looking stupid when I don’t know what I’m doing. And there I was, about to do exactly that. I walked into the climbing wall entrance and stood on the public side of the metre high glass wall waiting for Dan and Matt to notice me there. I must have looked sheepish, like I didn’t belong.
8 top tips for climbing beginners
Understanding how to get started as a climbing beginner can be a minefield and very daunting. Plus the sport definitely comes with risks so you ant to make sure you do it in safe way. Learning from my experiences, I wanted to share my top tips that I wish I had done years earlier!
What does adventure mean to me?
I’m sure there’s more but there are 4 things that stand out for me in answer to what adventure means to me. I asked on my Insta story the other day about what it means to you. And someone said being with friends too. I think that’s so true. Whilst these 4 things motivate me, doing it with my friends makes it extra special. And something doesn’t have to tick all these boxes. Just one will do!