Sophie has recently joined the team after working as a sales assistant in the Blacks Meadowhall store. She is an occasional walker and hoping to experience more of the outdoors after moving closer to the Peak District from her small village in Yorkshire.
She is more accustomed to camping and travelling with her local Senior Section unit, camping in places like Alton Towers and Marwell Zoo, and travelling to North America and Switzerland.
Sophie is a self-proclaimed crazy cat lady, space fanatic and likes going to the pub at the weekend like any normal person should.
Autumn is officially here, but the cold weather around the corner doesn’t stop the adventures you can have outdoors. We’re here to give you the lowdown of our favourite top 10 events across the UK for the new season. Read more17-09-19 • Sophie Gibson
Next up in our “Destination Inspiration” series is Adelboden, Switzerland. We’re here to give you a peek into a picturesque winter wonderland with all the quaintness you’d expect from a quiet Swiss village. Read more09-09-19 • Sophie Gibson
Synonymous with Scotland, the Loch Ness Monster is one of the most famous, and disputed legendary creatures worldwide. With new developments in the search for Nessie, we take a whistle-stop voyage through her history. Read more05-09-19 • Sophie Gibson
The final of I’m a Celebrity is just around the corner, and if you’re looking to equip yourself to tackle a Bushtucker trial then look no further. We’re on hand with the jungle’s hottest style guide. Read more06-12-18 • Sophie Gibson
Whether it’s your Bronze, Silver or Gold expedition, meal planning for your expedition is vital. It’s important to think about what fuel you’re giving your body each day. Planning what food to take for your expedition requires some thought, it must be high in calories, low in weight and... Read more12-07-18 • Sophie Gibson
International adventurer, Nigel Vardy tells us the value of training for an expedition, and his recommendations on how, and where to go, to get the most from your Duke of Edinburgh’s Award expedition. Read more09-07-18 • Sophie Gibson