Conall Ó Fiannachta is your leader, he is a fully qualified and insured rock climbing instructor and an active member of Mountaineering Ireland and The Mountain Training Association. His passion for the mountains and sea brought him to Sligo on a camping trip 7 years ago where he instantly fell in love with Sligo and quickly his dream of living in Sligo became his reality. He has a wealth of experience leading and managing groups in the outdoors and is in his element climbing and adventuring in the natural environment.
Conall worked as an outdoor instructor in an Irish language adventure college for some years before deciding he wanted to specialise rock climbing and mountaineering. He is devoted to giving the best possible experience to his clients and is constantly developing and perfecting his skills and setting himself new goals. His enthusiasm, passion and friendliness are just some of the great characteristics that make Conall an ideal leader for your climbing day.
The following are just some of the relevant rock climbing, mountaineering training and recreational qualifications Conall has obtained -
- Single Pitch Award - Rock Climbing Leader (Mountaineering Ireland)
- Mountain Leader Trainee (Mountaineering Ireland)
- Mountain Skills (Mountaineering Ireland)
- Rescue Emergency Care 4 - First Aid (Remote West First Aid)
- Bachelor of Business Degree in Recreation & Leisure (IT Sligo)
- FETAC Level 6 Advanced Certificate in Sports Development (ST. Kevins College of Further Education, Dublin)
- FETAC Level 5 Certificate in Outdoor Recreation & Leadership Skills - (St. Kevins)