Dave Barker
Dave Barker out cycling

dave barker

Outdoor Learning Manager


  If I had to go to a deserted island, I’d take…

…cake, rope, and my jacket.

When you were a kid, what did you want to be when you grew up?

I was never sure but knew I wanted to be doing something practical.

What was your favourite subject in school?

PE – I enjoyed being active.

What are your favourite outdoor activities? 

Mountain biking and sailing.

Are there any outdoor activities that scare you? 

Absolutely – mostly when I’m pushing beyond what I am used to.

What is the next skill you would like to learn?

Learning another language.

Which famous person would you most like to meet? 

Sir David Attenborough

Where do you dream of visiting one day? 

The Himalayas