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How to fit a rucksack correctly

How to fit a rucksack correctly

Ever wondered why your rucksack feels so heavy and uncomfortable? Having a correctly fitted rucksack can seriously improve your comfort levels and your overall enjoyment whilst on an expedition.

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3 Key considerations before buying a rucksack for a DofE Expedition

3 Key considerations before buying a rucksack for a DofE Expedition

Before you head out to make the purchase of a rucksack ready fo your DofE Expedition, take some time to consider these 3 key factors. It will make all the difference and might save you some money.

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We're good to go! Delivering DofE Expeditions which are COVID-Secure.

We're good to go! Delivering DofE Expeditions which are COVID-Secure.

As an outdoor education and expedition provider who places safety, health and wellbeing at the heart of everything we do, we have made significant adjustments to our operations to help prevent the spread of coronavirus and protect public health, both in the local area and for customers travelling from other areas. This has been done in compliance with legislation and government guidance.

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5 Minute Quicks - What Equipment is Provided?

5 Minute Quicks - What Equipment is Provided?

We recognise the cost of buying equipment when completing your DofE Award. So, when you book a DofE expedition with The Adventure Element, you'll benefit from the use of modern, up to date equipment. This helps to minimise your expenses.

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20 Conditions of the DofE Expedition Section

20 Conditions of the DofE Expedition Section

Here is a reminder of the DofE's 20 Conditions for Qualifying Expeditions. In order to complete the DofE section of your award, you and your team must fulfil the following conditions. These are laid out to ensure that each expedition runs to the same standard and to ensure that each participant has a worthwhile experience and challenge.

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