The Andrew Oliver incident Hike is an annual Scout section event where teams from Wetherby District compete against each other in memory of former Scout Andrew Oliver in order to develop and test Navigation, leadership, team working and initiative skills over mixed terrain and under changeable weather conditions.
SCORE LINK for 19th May – 2018
Here are a few photos from our most recent event in 2016 which took place in Wetherby and surrounds.
Reception area awaits the 18 teams!
ready for the teams with Active Support members standing by
Some of the teams waiting for the briefing
Active Support registering the teams
Scouts undertake the incident laid on by Shadwell Group
a team of 3 tackles the Tadcaster group incident
a balancing act!
Leader checking teams know the way to the next checkpoint
Boston Spa leaders briefing a team on the old railway track near Thorp Arch
The Blindfold Burst the Balloon challenge
A Real, yes a Real River Crossing challenge incident courtesy of Clifford group leaders
“HQ” control manned by Active Support
Scouts tackling the Bardsey Pioneering challenge
If you “read” the map it will show you the way…
Over the fields and far away..
First ever Explorer led challenge – well done!
A very tired team who had spent a long time disorientated
Clifford leader directs the next team across the Wharfe