Meet The Team

Keith Jenns - Operations Director

Keith built a successful career in the British Military where he was employed as a specialist, delivering mountain leadership skills to the Armed Forces and Special Forces world wide, from Bavaria to Belize. Keith has a proven track record of delivering a wide range of skills to all ages and abilities.

His experience, passion and devotion to helping others achieve their aspirations have gained him top accreditation within the industry.

A member of AMI, BASI, BCU, ABCC and BIAML, he has also produced an instructional book and DVD and co-authored Ski Touring and Ski Mountaineering with Henry Branigan MBE. Keith has climbed worldwide, including 4 expeditions to the Himalayas’ and was a supporting leader on the Military’s 2006 West Ridge of Everest Expedition junior team. He has also picked up numerous other British Services outdoor qualifications and also has a Diploma in Management and Leadership, Sports Science & Therapy.

Keith has been a squad member of the British Nordic Ski Team representing Great Britain at 2 World Championships and 11 World Cups and is the current Manager and squad member of the British Winter Triathlon team.

Dave Smith – Logistics Director

Dave has a broad range of expertise across training and development, driving, first aid, emergency rescue, security surveys and outdoor activities. He has advised at a top level on a broad range of, outdoor and security issues based upon 30+ years of exemplary service within varied environments globally.

David has proven success in coordinating outdoor operations in remote terrain, including delivering mountain leadership skills to the Armed Forces and Special forces worldwide, as well as demonstrating the soft skills required ensuring the safety and wellbeing of all clients in any environment.

He likes to keep fit for work by training in Martial arts, Mountaineering and skiing.

Nick Crawley – Marketing Director

Nick has over ten years, experience in sports coaching, marketing as well as delivering training.  He has worked with athletes from the British Ski Team as well as with British Cycling youth athletes.  Passionate about helping people succeed with their skiing, he will make sure you improve when you come ski with us.  Working as a Skiing, Cycling Instructor and Coach for the last ten years in the UK and in Europe, he is excellent in both a group and one-to-one basis, and in dealing with nervous, anxious people – creating rapport and safe environment quickly and effectively. As well as working with elite performance level athletes.