Bike exploring: Help for Heroes
OS GetOutside Champion, Helen Pollard, takes us on a great Mountain Bike (MTB) route used as part of the delivery of MTB leadership training to Phoenix House staff in collaboration with Cycling UK.
Meet Charlotte Fowler - Coffee loving, haribo eating, outdoor fanatic and camping addict!
What drives you to spend time outside?
Making the most of every opportunity to spend time outdoors – and as little time indoors as possible!
Where are your favourite places to go?
Llyn Gwynant – Snowdonia & The Langdales – Lake District.
What is your favourite thing to do outdoors?
ANYTHING! But if I had to pick a perfect weekend it would consist of camping, hiking, climbing and kayaking!
Who inspires you and how?
All of the other GetOutside Champions and the incredible things they’ve achieved!
What are your focuses this year to help people get outside more often?
Making the most of weekends + mid week micro adventures you can fit into your working week.
What are your 3 biggest life achievements?
Learning how to kayak, climb + ski in the past few years . *Somehow* managing to run a half marathon.
Getting a job at Ordnance Survey (+ then to top it off.. being picked to be a Champion!!)3 words you live by…
Laugh, live, love!
Do you have any guilty pleasures?
Flattening a share bag of Haribo myself in under 5 minutes!Click to see all 100 GetOutside Champions