Champions Stories

Champions Stories

First time marathoner smashes fundraising goal

First time marathoner smashes fundraising goal

Aydhen, Batten 629, completed a Professional course in 2017 and was sponsored by his employer, Fisher and Paykel, as part of their leadership programme. He shares with us why his experience motivated him to get involved in the OB Champion programme. Read more

Q&A with an Outward Bound Champion

Q&A with an Outward Bound Champion

After her course, Anna Erwood set a goal of raising $500 to contribute to another students OB course fee. She signed up for our OB Champions programme and decided to tackle the Orewa Beach Half Marathon as her challenge. Read more

Katrina Sneath finds a new Horizon

Katrina Sneath finds a new Horizon

My name is Katrina Sneath and earlier this year I did the eight -day Outward Bound Horizons course at Anakiwa. I have Down Syndrome. I don’t let this stop me! In fact, it makes me even more determined to find out what is possible in life. It isn’t always easy, but I love trying new things. 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