Take the class outside
Geographer, teacher and GetOutside Champion, Alan Parkinson, explores why our kids should be learning outside every day.
Jen and Sim Benson are endurance athletes and authors/photographers of outdoor adventure guidebooks.
These include: Wild Running; Amazing Family Adventures (National Trust); Day Walks in Devon; The Adventurer’s Guide to Britain (out May 2018); and Day Walks in Cornwall (out summer 2018). They are routes editors for Trail Running magazine and contributors to Trail, Country Walking and Outdoor Fitness magazines.
Jen and Sim have completed marathons, ultramarathons, Ironman triathlons and adventure races.In 2015 they spent a year living under canvas with their two young children, exploring Britain’s National Parks.
Advocates of sustainable adventuring, they work with organisations such as the Wildlife Trusts, the National Trust and the Forestry Commission to highlight the importance of looking after our precious wild places.