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Ski adventures above the clouds for PL and NB pupils

Pupils from Preston Lodge and North Berwick schools took part in a weekend of ski touring with the Outdoor Learning Service.   Driving north on the Friday with 19 degs C having been recorded in Braemar we were ‘optimistic but realistic‘ as … Continue reading

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Ski-touring-tastic for ELC teachers

For the first time the Winter CPD weekend at Badaguish in the Cairngorms last weekend included a ski touring taster for ELC teachers. The purpose of this session was to let teachers experience ski touring in order to help the Outdoor … Continue reading

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A week in the Cairngorms with Gertrude

A great week based out of Badaguish in the Cairngorms. The first half of the week we had a group from ELWorks, the second half a group of Hillend trained skiers from Musselburgh Grammar School. The aims for both groups … Continue reading

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Alpine Ski Leader course – 10-17th April 2011

The Alpine Ski Leader (ASL) course is widely recognised by Local Authorities in Scotland as the most appropriate award for skiers taking sole charge of groups in the mountain environment. The award covers a range of responsibilities including planning, organising, supervising, … Continue reading

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Lunch skiing … the results are in!

Click here for a full screen slideshow. Big thanks to the ELC staff who gave up part of their lunch-hour to try cross-country skiing on Wed, and to donate some money to a great charity. In the end 17 folk … Continue reading

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