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…
See our very own Sky High team on the BBC. The program follows the Everest medical team over the 2007 climbing season. The shows closely follows our team in their summit attempt and the highs and lows of the team.
Russ Parke has been awarded an MBE for services to Hampshire Scouting. This award is well deserved especially for all the time he has and continues to devote to HSX. WELL DONE RUSS!!!! Photos and more details to follow.
What a great weekend we just had…. It was the 3rd Annual HSX Christmas Quiz Weekend featuring the 1st Annual HSX Adventure Race which also featured a Christmas meal and a forum… Busy Times… Anyway, the 1st HSX Adventure Race was great. Chris Laws done an amazing job at sorting the course and setting it all up ready to be used on Saturday morning. So after a short briefing the …Read More