Funded masters by research scholarship at IT Tralee

Funded masters by research scholarship available at IT Tralee, Ireland on ‘Sustainable Cultural Tourism Development in Gaeltacht communities – managing the potential of the Wild Atlantic Way’. To support the research activity the Institute is pleased to announce details of its 2017 Master by Research Scholarship Programme due to commence in September 2017. Graduates holding […]

Mountainbiking has a big tourtistic potential in Germany

Prof. Dr. Manuel Sand hosted the 5th Conference for Outdoor and Adventure from the 7th to the 8th of February at the Adventure Campus in Treuchtlingen. This year’s topic focused on mountain biking and tourism, a widely discussed topic in Germany at the moment. While there are still legal issues in some parts of Germany there is also […]

PhD scholarship on mental health benefits of adventure: Leeds Beckett University, UK

In England the cost of psychological health issues is £70-100 billion. Sport England recently noted that despite the widespread belief that adventure is only linked to risk-taking personalities, over 58% of the UK population enjoy outdoor adventure activities. Over 92% of those surveyed reported that participation enhanced wellbeing. Adventure has the potential to be a […]

4th Conference for Adventuremanagement – Adventure, Experience and Education

On November the 17th the Adventure Campus in Treuchtlingen hosted the University of Applied Management’s 4th conference on Adventuremanagement organised by the University of Applied Management (UAM), Germany. Interesting key notes on current topics, as well as interactive workshops were attended by experts and key-players form the Outdoor- and Adventurescene. Apart from experts the conference […]

International Adventure Conference 2016 to be held in Ireland

The ATRA steering group is pleased to announce that the 2016 conference will be held at the Institute of Technology Tralee, in the lovely south-west corner of Ireland.  Several really high quality bids were received and it was only after much deliberation that a decision was made. As the gateway to the iconic Dingle Peninsula, […]

Call for Expressions of Interest: 2016 International Adventure Conference

ATRA is now seeking proposals from universities or other potential partners based outside of the UK to host the 2016 International Adventure Conference. After the great success of the last event in Sogndal, with participants from 26 countries, ATRA members will have an understanding of the kind of engaging, inclusive and enjoyable event that ATRA […]