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Meet the Owner
Lee Ellison

Professional Adventure Instructor

With two decades of experience, I proudly hold various titles of a UK Qualified Leader and Coach in various adventure activities such as hiking, climbing, kayaking, mountain biking as well as personal development and coaching. My journey boasts a UK National Governing Body accreditation, underlining my proficiency in adventure skills training, personal development, and leadership guidance. Over the past 20 years, I've dedicated 7 years to the UK and the last remarkable 15 years within Ras Al Khaimah's Hajar Mountain Range, UAE. Working with a diverse range of clients, companies, and organizations worldwide, in particular the UAE Military for 12 years in the adventure department. My focus has been honing adventure activity skills, fostering teamwork, enhancing communication, and nurturing leadership capabilities. Through immersive adventure activities and hands-on leadership tasks, I've consistently contributed to the growth and development of individuals and teams alike.

Motwakil Eltigani Ahmed (Kola)

Motwakil Eltigani Ahmed is an accomplished adventure and outdoor activities instructor with a fervent dedication to providing exceptional experiences. His extensive skill set encompasses leadership, safety and risk management, advanced rescue techniques, and adaptability to diverse conditions. With proficiency in climbing, canyoning, canoeing, kayaking, scuba diving, and mountain biking, Motwakil thrives in challenging situations.


His commitment to continuous improvement is evident through various certifications, including Wilderness First Aid, Single Pitch Climbing, Abseiling Leadership, Mountain Leader, and Hiking Trail Leader courses.  Having served in the United Arab Emirates Armed Forces as an Adventure Training Instructor, Motwakil managed sea and land activities, led expeditions, and conducted leadership development courses. His responsibilities acting as a Course Director for many courses over the years allowed him to contribute to military values and teamwork development.

Kola is fluent in both English and Arabic, and an avid enthusiast for sports, travel, and outdoor adventure. His dynamic career and diverse experiences position him as a valuable asset in any organization seeking a seasoned professional in adventure instruction and leadership development.

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Sean James 

Sean James is not just a climber; he's a living testament to the awe-inspiring possibilities that unfold when passion, expertise, and an unyielding spirit converge. From conquering daunting rock faces in his early 20s, including an impressive 8b+, to securing a coveted spot on the British Competition Climbing Team, Sean's journey has been nothing short of extraordinary.

Venturing far beyond conventional heights, Sean fearlessly entered the Death Zone—the unforgiving realm above 8000m where oxygen is a precious rarity. In an astounding feat, he embraced this extreme altitude 14 times, navigating treacherous peaks like Cho Oyu, Manaslu, Gasherbrum, Dhaulagiri, and triumphantly summiting Everest five times. Sean's leadership has not only defied physical limitations but has also safely guided groups to the zenith of mountains across the globe.

For the past 15 years, Sean has called the UAE home, where he not only resides but also shares his wealth of knowledge and passion as a fitness instructor in Dubai. His clients are not just recipients of technical expertise but also beneficiaries of his relentless commitment to physical conditioning, ensuring they stand prepared for the challenges that climbing presents.

Beyond the desert landscapes of the UAE, Sean's love for exploration knows no bounds. Throughout the year, he whisks clients away to explore diverse mountain ranges globally—the majestic Andes in South America, the enchanting Pyrenees, the iconic Alps, and the awe-inspiring Himalayas. Sean James embodies the spirit of adventure, inspiring others to embrace challenges, reach new heights, and conquer the world's most iconic peaks. His journey is a symphony of passion, expertise, and an unwavering commitment to the indomitable spirit of the climb.


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