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Gold DofE Expedition Open Dates

Gold DofE Expedition Open Dates

With nationwide expeditions and a range of exciting activities, our Gold package is the ultimate DofE adventure.

Gold DofE Horse Riding Expedition Open Dates

Gold DofE Horse Riding Expedition Open Dates

Travel by horse requires careful planning to ensure success and to overcome the challenges that participants will encounter.

Gold DofE Residential Open Dates

Gold DofE Residential Open Dates

This 5-day residential combines theory with practical, hands-on experience section at the zoo, focusing on key transferable skills to take away

DofE Expedition provider Sam Sykes

Ideal for anyone who cannot make their school dates or does not have a team to complete their expedition with.

Join other like-minded individuals in the UK to complete your Practice and / or Qualifying expedition.

Our friendly instructors are there to welcome you and support you in both getting to know your team and completing each stage of your expedition.

Information packs are sent out in advance so that you can fully prepare.

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We run Open Expedition packages that will help you complete the DofE expedition section of the Duke of Edinburgh’s Award.

We run full open programs including

  • Training
  • Practice expedition
  • Qualifying expedition.

“What if I’ve already done my expedition training but need to complete a practice or qualifying expedition?”

  • You can elect to do only the training or the training and practice.
  • You could take part in one of our open award expeditions. Due to Injury, illness, family pressures etc. we understand people drop out of their original expedition teams.
  • If you trained and need to join with others to complete an expedition then please contact us below.

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