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Oct 31, 2023

We made it! Episode 200!

4 years ago we decided to start recording conversations with the aim of supporting adventure educators and we are so proud of where we are now.

200 episodes, 100+ educators interviewed, magazine articles written, live audience recordings made, 25+ countries listening, and countless lessons...

Oct 24, 2023

In this episode, Lisa sits down with Phil to explore the intriguing question: Is there a difference between English facilitation style and the US facilitation style?

*Note - these views are specific to Phil's experiences and thoughts.

Phil delves into various aspects, shedding light on the nuances that make each style...

Oct 17, 2023

Join Phil and Lisa as they embark on an insightful exploration of the question, "What makes a group great?" We've all been there, finishing a program, and when asked, "How was the group?" we casually respond with "They were great."

But what exactly defines greatness in a group? Is it the absence of issues, genuine...

Oct 10, 2023

Join Phil and Lisa in this special episode as they address two intriguing questions from you, the podcast listeners.

In the first segment, they delve into the ways music can be used when facilitating group activities. They share ways that it has been successful and ways that should be avoided.

In the second part of the...

Oct 3, 2023

In this episode, join Phil and Rich as they dive into a fascinating discussion on the causes and effective strategies to reduce that moment when participants freeze in the air on a ropes course. 

Drawing from their extensive experience in outdoor adventure and team-building activities, they explore the psychology behind...