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Jurassic Triple – Route information!

It ‘s just over a week to go until the Antarctica team take on their next grueling challenge… the Jurassic Triple!
The months of training have been building up to this, three back-braking marathons along Dorset’ s the South West Coastal Path. We are running it over 3 days from Friday 6th May to Sunday 8th May, staying in local Scout huts along the way. The team will be supported along the route by members of HSX and other Scouts from Hampshire and Dorset.
Each evening we will be presenting

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Antarctica Summer Gala Fundraiser 2016

The Antarctica Team invite you to join them for a night of food and fundraising! On Saturday 18th June 2016, the University of Southampton plays host to our first gala event to raise money for the expedition. This will be a great chance to meet the team, learn about Antarctica and enjoy a fantastic

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What a day!

Yesterday held host to our successful information and taster day in Winchester. (If you couldn ‘t make it, you can still get involved!!)

The leadership team were up bright and early making final preparations for the day ahead.  10 o’ clock came around too soon, when the doors opened to some eager faces wanting to know more about the expedition. We started the day by getting to know each other, sharing our proudest, and some, our most embarrassing moments

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Expeditions

HSX revolves around taking teams of young leaders, Network and Explorer Scouts to the far corners of the world on rewarding and memorable adventures.

Training

Weekends away in the hills focus on building core technical skills so all members to enjoy the countryside while keeping them selves and others safe. Training is based around both Scout awards and national governing body awards.

Adventure

From hillwalking to climbing, abseiling to mountain biking - if it's outdoors and fun we'll probably give it a go.

Development

As well as technical outdoor skills, we find that expedition members tend to grow personal skills when faced with the challenges that come their way when stepping out of their comfort zone.