Richard Tarran





Richard is a practitioner with a highly adaptable approach to training and facilitation. His flexible style brings out the best in everyone.

The environment in which you learn is crucial for success. He believes in biophilia - our innate affinity for the natural world. Use the natural world and retention is permanent. Learn outdoors - save money!


Grow personally, develop professionally with personal & executive coaching.

Connect to your strengths. Achieve your full potential

Leadership & Team Development

Refreshing professional development delivered by an inspiring and engaging facilitator.

Industry recognised psychometric tools used outdoors and in.

Outdoor Experiences

Be inspired…
Summit the highest mountain in North Africa
Learn to map read in the Yorkshire Dales
Develop your team outdoors

About Richard Tarran - MVO

An amiable, gregarious unassuming personality. Experience as a chartered marine engineer, royal naval officer, equerry to the royal family, expedition leader, manager of international multi-sports event, outdoor instructor, design engineer in offshore gas industry and pharmaceuticals, father.


Development coach, leadership & team development facilitator and mountaineer.


A strong belief that learning is permanent when the environment and emotions are engaged. A flexible, adaptable facilitation style is essential for all to benefit and feel included. People have a greater feeling of well being outdoors.


He works globally and has been to 95 countries. He resides in Swaledale in the beautiful Yorkshire Dales, keeping his holistic approach to personal development alive.