IAC2020: Call for expressions of interest

The Adventure Tourism Research Association (ATRA) is now seeking proposals from universities or other potential partners to host the 2020 International Adventure Conference. Principles of ATRA ATRA comprises a group of academics, independent researchers, adventure professionals and commercial adventure operators whose connectivity defines its working parameters. The aim of ATRA is to create and sustain […]

Rethinking the Outdoor Experience: A student’s perspective

This year, the Adventure Tourism Research Association (ATRA) worked alongside the Spanish Outdoor Physical Education Network to host the 2018 International Adventure Conference (IAC) at the end of January in Segovia, Spain. The theme of IAC 2018 was ‘Climates of Change’ and speakers and presenters were asked to ‘rethink the outdoor experience’. This theme was […]

PhD scholarship at Swansea University

The following Swansea University Research Excellence Scholarships (SURES) for the School of Management are now being advertised with a deadline of 22nd January 2018. Sports Science/Management: Outdoor Adventure Activities and Risk http://www.swansea.ac.uk/postgraduate/scholarships/research/management-sures-coman1-phd-outdoor-adventure.php   Supervisors / Academic Contacts: Professor Nigel Morgan / Dr Camilla Knight  

PhD scholarship

PhD scholarship: Developing social, physical, and emotional resilience in young people for and within expedition environments School of Sport, Health and Exercise Sciences, Bangor University   Project ID: BUK2133 Annual Stipend: £14,340 Application Deadline: 28.07.17   Applications are invited for a 3-year PhD studentship funded by the Knowledge Economy Skills Scholarships (KESS 2) in collaboration […]

Call for Proposals for IAC 2019-20

The Adventure Tourism Research Association is now seeking proposals for the hosting of the seventh International Adventure Conference, in 2019-20.  Please see the Call for Proposals 2019-20 Conference for details in the first instance.  If you would like to discuss this, please contact [email protected]

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 […]