Our very own Lucky CFO Alan Braithwaite went out into the New Forest yesterday with two other lucky readers of Trail Running Magazine, the Editor & a photographer to do an article for next autumns edition of Trail Running Magazine. We can ensure you it will be worth a read.
Hi all, Christmas is fast approaching and with it the annual HSX Adventure Race, Christmas meal and forum! The Christmas weekend will be Saturday 22nd – Sunday 23rd December. We’ll be in the lodge at Ferny Crofts and the weekend will be kicking of with the Adventure Race on Saturday morning. The Christmas meal will be on Saturday evening followed by the forum on Sunday morning. The Adventure Race will have …Read More
Calling all Hampshire Explorers for HSX Nepal 2013! Following the success of Sky High and Nepal 2007, HSX will be visiting Nepal again in 2013, with a group of 20 explorer scouts, with the aim of trekking to Everest Base Camp, Summiting Island Peak (6189m) and carrying out a 2-week community project with the Himalayan Trust. The six-week expedition will be in September/October 2013 and is open to all explorer …Read More
Hey Everyone, With a few people now having the technology we’re finding more and more videos coming out of training weekends and expeditions… You can find them here on our You Tube page… http://www.youtube.com/user/HSXOnline Thanks and enjoy… Alan
HSX September Training weekend is taking place at Ferny Croft on 2-4 September. The main task will be to support the Belize training weekend but there will be the opportunity to complete some of your personal training. Please let Hayley or Craig know if you are able to make the weekend! See you there
Today, teamHSX on Atacama were joined at Hengitsbury Head (Southbourne, Dorset) by Divya Kohli, ace reporter from Meridian News. She filmed a piece on us to be shown on the Meridian News tomorrow (Monday 17/1/2011) night on the main bulletin. Divya, even said they are keen to join us on our Malaga training session and are even talking about joining us in Chile for the race…. teamHSX on …Read More
Now in it’s 2nd year, the eagerly anticipated HSX Winter Adventure Race gave 18 competitors the opportunity to lose all feeling in their feet. Sub zero temperatures and some sneaky control placements meant some runners learnt some route choice lessons the hard way, by ending up waste deep in freezing bogs. The route planner (me) also learnt something about remembering to tell everyone about moving controls to a different location. …Read More
The HSX Christmas weekender is taking place on 18th – 20th December 2009 at Ferny Crofts, New Forest. The weekend will include the following elements; Saturday daytime: teamHSX Adventure race, this years race is the second of the annual competitions and this year the course director (Ian Furlong) say “bring your wellies”, it promises to be a wet one. Saturday evening: HSX Christmas meal, this year being cooked by the …Read More
Congratulations to HSX Leader Craig and Alan on passing their ML(Summer) award this week. They both said that it was a tough and stressful week but thoroughly enjoyed the experience. Craig and Alan completed the 5 day assesment which included group management, safety on steep ground, micro navigation and a two night expedition. They completed this at the National Mountain Centre – Plas Y Brenin in Snowdonia. Well done guys.
Congratulations from everyone at HSX to Bear Grylls on his appointment as Chief Scout! Peter Duncan will be a hard act to follow, but we’re sure Bear will do a great job. And hopefully he’ll give us a few tips for the Atacama Challenge…