Jonny has been adventuring and instructing in the outdoors for over 10 years. He started kayaking at his local canoe club when he was 14 and then learned how to rock climb whilst whilst working at an outdoor centre before attending university. Jonny is a practitioner first and instructor second, drawing upon a wealth of experience to help you learn as much as possible.
He first visited Scotland to study at the University of St Andrew's as it was close to so many stunning rivers and mountains. He has been paddling and mountaineering in Scotland ever since.
Jonny is passionate in helping people enjoy the outdoors as much as he does and loves helping people work towards their goals. He prides himself on his relaxed and friendly approach, whilst teaching the most up to date information in a safe and
He looks forward to meeting you and helping you reach your outdoor goals!
Jonny feels that great teaching is built upon lots of experience and regular self reflection on his coaching delivery. As well as tons of paddling, walking and mountaineering across the UK, Jonny has had adventures all over the world.
2020 USA - 2 weeks rock climbing
2019 Canada - 25 days sea kayaking up the Inside Passage
Norway - 2 week Nordic skiing hut to hut
2018 Australia - 10 day Mt. Buffalo, aid climbing
Lofoten Islands - 2 month sea kayak and climbing
2017 Croatia and Dolomites - 3 weeks of climbing
Australia - 1 month climbing at Arapiles
New Zealand - 3 months kayaking, climbing and alpinism
2015 Nepal - 2 months WW kayaking, Humla and Thule Bheri
2014 Scotland - 40 days sea kayaking around Scotland
2012 Borneo - Kayak Borneo expedition
2011 Venezuela - British University Kayak Expedition
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