Outdoor pursuits

At Tihoi Venture School, students are offered a wide variety of outdoor pursuits to ensure each boy experiences both challenges and success while taking part in different activities. The Tihoi programme offers four days of classroom education and three days of outdoor skills and challenges. Outdoor activities that students experience are:

  • Kayaking – flat and moving water
  • Abseiling
  • Rock climbing
  • Tramping
  • Caving
  • Sailing
  • Mountaineering
  • Firearms and range shooting
  • A survival exercise
  • A six hour and 44 hour solo
  • An extended six day expedition of outdoor pursuit of his choice.

Duke of Edinburgh Award

Students are encouraged to participate in the Duke of Edinburgh Award scheme. The objectives and benefits of the scheme ties in with the philosophy of St Paul’s Collegiate School and the Tihoi programme.