Why Us

A little bit about us

We’ve always lived and worked in the countryside and we want to share our love of the outdoors with you. We’re a family owned business who along with our team of freelance instructors have the skills and experience to provide you with a fun day.

Richard Clarke
Richard Clarke

Richard is enthusiastic about introducing people to country sports and skills. He has worked for over 25 years in a variety of countryside roles including forestry, outdoor adventure and lecturing in Countryside Management. Richard can deliver country activities and courses for individuals and groups to suit your requirements.


Qualifications
  • Diploma to Teach in the Lifelong Learning Sector (DTLLS)
  • Certificate in Forestry – City & Guilds Phase 1 & 2
  • British Association of Shooting & Conservation (BASC) Shotgun Coach, Safe Shot, Safety Officer
  • Archery GB Instructor
  • Institute for Outdoor Learning Bushcraft Competency Certificate

Additional Information
  • DBS checked
  • Level 2 Safeguarding
  • First Aid qualification
  • Fully insured

Membership
  • Institute for Outdoor Learning (IOL)
  • British Association of Shooting & Conservation (BASC)
  • National Farmers Union – Countryside

Nikki
Nikki Clarke

Nikki has a wealth of rural and business experience. She has a degree in agriculture and marketing and over 20 years experience working in a number of business and land based roles. Nikki is responsible for Really Rural marketing, social media, enquires, delivering activities and all those important day to day decisions!


Qualifications
  • BSc 2.1 Agriculture and Marketing
  • Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD)

Additional Information
  • DBS checked
  • Level 2 Safeguarding
  • First Aid qualification
  • Fully insured
  • Forest School Assistant

Membership
  • Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD)
  • Women In Rural Enterprise (WIRE)
  • Federation of Small Businesses (FSB)