T R A I N  W I T H  A D V E N T U R E R S

 

T R A I N  S M A R T  F O R  A D V E N T U R E

T O M  H O R R O C K S

PERSONAL TRAINER - WINTER MOUNTAIN LEADER - ROCK CLIMBING INSTRUCTOR

, Tom started his career as a sportsman and coach enjoying the physical challenges of competing and inspiring the next generation.

Soon that sporting passion led him to the outdoors from which he never looked back. However the interest in training and outdoor challenge came together when leading clients to Himalayan peaks in Nepal and Tibet.

In 2014 Tom suffered from Chronic Fatigue or M.E (Myalgic Encephalomyelitis). Causing him to leave his position at the National outdoor centre in Scotland. The battle over the next few years was significant and highlighted the importance of balancing training, rest, work and life. This new outlook comes across in every programme he puts together giving clients a healthier view on training and recovery.   

 

He now works for the Ministry of Defence as a Specialist Training Instructor. Outside work you can find him taking part in an adventure fitness club challenge or climbing in the mountains. 

Achievements:

Mountain Expeditions which have been guided or climbed personally 

Island Peak, Lobuche, Ama Dablam, Kyajo Ri, Muztagh Ata, Everest Base Camp x4, and Mt Toubcal

Expeditions which have been lead by me include:

Romania, Belize, Costa Rica, Guatamala, Morocco, Nepal, Borneo, Tibet, China

Personal Experience  

Climbing routes in Africa, Norway, Scotland, France (Chamonix)

Cross counrty ski accross the Hardangervidda Plateau 

Triathlons throughout the UK 

Belize multi day endurance canoe race 

Qualifications:

Mountain Leader Summer and Winter

Single Pitch Climbing Award

Mountain Instructor Award Trained

Widerness First Responder

Sporting coaching qualifications

Level 2 Canoe and Kayak coach

White water safety and rescue course

Level 2 Cycling coach

Level 2 Squash Coach

 

Sam is an experienced musculoskeletal physiotherapist with a wide variety of clinical experience. 

He is currently working for the NHS as a hand therapist and privately at the Boulder Hut. He has a keen interest in climbing injures and rehabilitation. Outside of work Sam is passionate about travel and outdoor pursuits and spends his time rock climbing, trail running, surfing and freerunning.    

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