A Participant’s Experience: Dive Into Yourself!

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Mateja Serdar (25) spent 8 days on an Outward Bound course called “Dive into yourself” we organize each summer. These are her impressions: “8 days, 76 kilometers, 1 cave discovered, 2 rocks conquered by rock-climbing, 7 new friendships, and 1 emotional breakdown. The person that came up with the name of this course really hit the mark! One week after the best adventure of my …

Iskustveno učenje

Experiential learning

Venessa Silveira Dive, Education, Schools Leave a Comment

Have you ever noticed a young child trying to avoid hot objects, like a burning candle because of the discomfort and pain caused by it during his/her past experiences with fire? Do you think, the child would learn the dangers of fire if he/she had not directly experienced it? Well, here’s when the concept of experiential learning slides in. For thousands of years humans have …

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A Typical Day on an Outward Bound Expedition

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Are you getting ready for your first Outward Bound course? Or maybe you’re still not completely sure whether to apply or not? 🤔 To make your decision and preparations easier, in this blog, we’re going to present you what a typical day on an Outward Bound course looks like. Let the adventure begin! Rise and Shine Sunrise at the Outward Bound camp is one of …

OBC oprema za boravak u prirodi

The Outdoor Equipment You’ll Need on Your Outward Bound Course

Javier Velasco Caballero Dive, Education Leave a Comment

Are you getting ready for your first Outward Bound course? If your answer is yes, you’re probably wondering about what equipment you should bring with you. 🤔 Well, you’re in the right place! In this post, we’re going to answer the most common questions about outdoor equipment and, hopefully, solve all your doubts! Outward Bound Croatia courses include outdoor and wilderness activities, which include situations very …

OBC Aktivnosti u prirodi

Educational outdoor activities

Tamara Lipnjak Courses, Dive, Program Leave a Comment

What you might experience on an OBC course if you accept the challenge and sign up Nature is a powerful teacher who accepts everyone ready to face a challenge and get out of their comfort zone. All OBC courses, whether they last for one, five or eight days, are held in the outdoors in which we let the participants immerse to learn more about themselves. …

Sportsko penjanje - izazov za tijelo i um

Sport climbing

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Vertical experiential learning Among various outdoor activities used by the Outward Bound Croatia to pass on new skills and knowledge, and to raise self-awareness of one’s own capabilities – is sport climbing. Sport climbing differs from classic climbing in a way that it is not using classical mountaineering climbing equipment, but only the one to prevent possible falls. Likewise, in sport climbing the supports are …

Life with different eyes

Watching my life with different eyes

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Yesterday morning I woke up and I felt different. I woke up in a bed, I went in the kitchen and I made the coffee, I had a shower and I went to the office walking in the city, amongst cars, trams and a lot of people. These could seem normal activities but not for us after Dive into yourself, a 8-days personal development training …

Natural navigation

Natural navigation

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Everyone one of us have once find her/himself in a new town or in a unknown part of the known city. Asking for direction, of course, is always an option. But if you are a bit shy and your cell phone battery is on the low end or maybe there isn’t anyone to ask in the vicinity, finding your way by a map and with …