GetOutside Champion: Alan Parkinson
Alan is an award-winning geography teacher, and author, Junior Vice President of the Geographical Association, a Fellow of the Royal Geographical Society and Chartered Geographer.
Meet the new collection of OS Champions who will be leading the GetOutside charge and showcasing the best of Britain with their stories and tips. These people will be helping and inspiring you to GetOutside – follow them on Twitter and Instagram to get advice, adventures and gorgeous photos.
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Life-explorer, newby-climber, student-kayaker, joyful surf-rider, hiker, sea-swimmer, smiler
Award winning outdoor and adventure blogger, keen walker, mountaineer and general outdoor enthusiast
Hill Walker, charity fundraiser, blogger, navigator, trainer, elder statesman and Veteran
World record holder, marathon runner, charity event organiser and wheelchair rugby player
When she's not romping over the mountains Emily works for a charity inspiring positive changes and providing second chances to young people