Stories

Stories

Devon's journey to Outward Bound

Devon's journey to Outward Bound

Devon's journey to OB was unlike many others - his boss began to secretly fundraise on his behalf. Read his story of overcoming adversity to achieve his dream. Read more

How Josh fundraised for his Outward Bound Course

How Josh fundraised for his Outward Bound Course

24-year-old Josh chose to fundraise to cover his Classic course fees. Find out what he did to come up with the cash and why it made his Outward Bound experience even more worthwhile. Read more

Andy's story:  Outward Bound Professional Course

Andy's story: Outward Bound Professional Course

Interested our Professional Courses but not sure what you'll get out of it? Hear it from Andy Milne, Commercial Manager at ASB, who tells us how his time at Anakiwa has refined his leadership skills and made him more effective at work. Read more

Jai Merrick - fundraising

Jai Merrick - fundraising

Jai Merrick shares his tips on how to fundraise for an OB Mind Body Soul course. Read more

When I'm 64 - A Story from Jan Blythe

When I'm 64 - A Story from Jan Blythe

The Beatles sang all about it. But sexagenarian and Scott Watch legend Jan Blythe has actually done it. A day before her 65th birthday, Jan completed a Masters course in one of our coldest June's on record. She loved it! Read more

Anna's Journey Comes to an End

Anna's Journey Comes to an End

Anna McNuff has completed her jaw-dropping 80 marathons up the length of NZ to raise money for OB. She returned home to the UK after experiencing a once-in-a-lifetime adventure. Catch up on her incredible story of determination. Read more

Ten reasons to go Outward Bound in winter

Ten reasons to go Outward Bound in winter

Crisp, sunny mornings, sensational wildlife and peaceful reflection. Read on to find out why the June-September months at Anakiwa are some of the best... Read more