Adventure Show Starts Friday
Indoor ice climbing, rolling rock wall, indoor scuba, loads of lectures and more at Olympia's Adventure Travel and Sport Show this weekend
Posted: 9 January 2003
The Daily Telegraph Adventure Travel and Sports Show 2003 starts
at Olympia tomorrow - Friday - for three days.
It's an ideal place to hook up with adventure travel operators,
but more interestingly there's also a three-day programme of talks by
leading adventurers as well as the Wanderlust Travel Advice Theatre,
'where veteran adventurers and travel professionals will be sharing
their experience and expertise' - so watch out for loads of beards
Speakers include the likes of Benedict Allen, Nick Crane, Rebecca
Stephens, Chris Fenn and Josie Dew plus a load of others - full
details on the show web site.
On top of that, there's also an arctic simulation chamber - a bit
superfluous given the current weather we reckon - a hang gliding
simulator, rotating climbing wall, scuba pool (really) and an indoor
Opening hours are 12.00 noon till 6.00 pm on Friday and 10.00 am
till 6.00 pm at the weekend. Tickets are £10.00 on the door or
£8.00 in advance, you can buy online.
For full details see the show's
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