Stephen has been involved professionally and recreationally in Adventure Education and Sport for forty years. Gaining the Mountaineering Instructor Certificate in 1985 he continues to be an active climber and mountaineer who also dabbles in paddling, skiing and bikes.
He has been involved in the development of individuals’ skills knowledge, development and experience Stephen has been a provider of Mountain Training courses and led expeditions overseas. He is committed to the work of Mountain Training Trust and is a Director of MTUKI. He was recently Chair of Adventure UK and held previous posts as a Senior Lecturer in Higher Education and a Director of Services for a large representative sports body.