“The second day we went to the Curragh to do an obstacle course. It was great because our team really bonded that day” – Defence Forces Participant 2019
Looking for an adventure? Our Defence Forces Challenge could be for you! Gaisce will be seeking Bronze and Silver participants aged 15 -17 to take part in our exciting Defence Forces Adventure Challenge from 2nd -5th June 2020.
The Challenge involves 4 days and 3 nights of activities led by the Defence Forces. The Challenge can be used to fulfil the Bronze Award Adventure Journey. The Challenge is not eligible to fulfil the Silver Adventure Journey.
Approximately 30-35 young people are selected to complete their Defence Forces Adventure Challenge taking part in outdoor pursuits, aerial runways, zip wires, river crossings, obstacle courses, hiking and survival skills.
The Defence Forces Challenge has been run in conjunction with Gaisce and the Defence Forces for the past 33 years.
Applications will be open 2nd March. Watch this space!