My Course Stories

My Course Stories

Tales of Outward Bound, from 1964 to today

Tales of Outward Bound, from 1964 to today

After becoming inspired by ex-instructor Doug Hutchinson's tales of his time as an instructor in 1964, Serpil decided to dig a little deeper into the history of Outward Bound and how the school operates today. The result is a dynamic and engaging radio documentary giving from varying perspectives on OB, from the early 60's to today. Read more

Craig's reaching new heights he never thought possible

Craig's reaching new heights he never thought possible

My name is Craig and I am a proud OB Alumnus. But I am not like most students who attend. I am 24 years old and I have had four strokes. These have left me with difficulty walking, slightly slurred speech, and minor fine motor skills reduction. Last year I had the amazing privilege of being able to attend the Outward Bound Activate course. Read more

Change your future with Outward Bound

Change your future with Outward Bound

We spoke to almost 150 to hear what long-term impact they believed their course has had. Safe to say we were bowled over by the results... Read more

Mind Body Soul and gratitude

Mind Body Soul and gratitude

Cameron shares gratitude for his Mind Body Soul course. Read more

Tayla's Outward Bound Classic experience

Tayla's Outward Bound Classic experience

Want to know what it's really like on an Outward Bound Classic course? Hear it from Tayla, who shares an epic tale of her sailing adventure. Read more

Sarah Walker - BMX Silver Medal winner and Outward Bound alumna

Sarah Walker - BMX Silver Medal winner and Outward Bound alumna

Sarah Walker discusses her passion for BMX and how her experience at Outward Bound aided her in her Olympic dreams. Read more

James shares his Professional Course experience

James shares his Professional Course experience

James' Professional Development Course showed him the importance of stepping back and letting others take responsibility. Read more