The Outdoor and Adventurous Activities Team

Mr AlcockMiss SymonsMr Alcock has been an instructor of outdoor activities for over 20 years. He is a holder of the Mountain Instructor Award, the Winter Mountain Leader Award and is a British Canoe Union Coach. He has worked as Technical Advisor for The Bushcraft Company, and trained and assessed leaders for overseas expeditions with World Challenge. He has led expeditions to Kilimanjaro in Africa and around Annapurna in Nepal, as well as to Sri Lanka and Peru.

He is happiest when having exciting experiences in amazing places, especially if young people can get out there too!

Miss Symons is currently part of an apprenticeship scheme here at Sir John Hunt in outdoor and adventurous activities. She was selected by skills group who are one of the largest training providers in the country.

Her proudest achievements so far are being selected to represent Devon in the girl’s U’18s football squad 2 years in a row and breaking through to Plymouth Argyle Ladies 1st team for 3 seasons, gaining her Duke of Edinburgh Bronze Award when at school, and completing some difficult rock climbs with Mr Alcock!

The Outdoor and Adventurous Activities Team