5 Ways to Kill Time at the Airport

5 Ways to Kill Time at the Airport

You made it! You’re here, your bags are packed and you’ve planned ahead for almost everything…except maybe a little extra time on your hands. Here’s our staff’s top five picks on how to keep yourself occupied at the airport.

Behind The Scenes: Our Latest Road Trip

Behind The Scenes: Our Latest Road Trip

In the spirit of our company value to create communities, we make it a point to meet those in our program as much as we can. Recently, we set off on a road trip to visit some of the campuses we work on in upstate NY. Not only did this give us the opportunity with students in our program in-person, but it also gave us the chance to see some truly amazing places along the way!

Advice for your First Solo Overseas Adventure Challenge

Advice for your First Solo Overseas Adventure Challenge

It’s departure season all over again at Choose a Challenge USA and for a lot of our travelers. This means preparing for what, for many, will be their first large scale adventure travel event taking place in a foreign country.

Trip Essentials: Tracking Your Trip 2019

Trip Essentials: Tracking Your Trip 2019

Have friends and family that want to see how you're doing and where you are along your trek? Check out our social media guide on how you and your loved ones can be informed at all times while you're abroad on your adventure.

Departure Deep Dive

Departure Deep Dive

You’ve made it all the way until the day of your trip departure, now all you need to do is prepare for your day of travel. This post dives into all the important things to keep in mind so that you have an enjoyable — and comfortable — experience at the airport.

April Newsletter

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April Newsletter

In this month’s newsletter, we discuss how our team sat down and revisited what the core values of Choose a Challenge are and how we’re making strides to provide much more than just an international challenge to our student participants.

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March Newsletter

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March Newsletter

In this month’s newsletter we’re giving you all the ways you can get involved with us here at Choose a Challenge. Whether it’s becoming a leader for your campus or taking a part-time job with us to help recruit students to take on one of our adventures you’ve taken on before, we’ve got you covered.

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Our Essential Gear List

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Our Essential Gear List

Getting the gear you need for your upcoming trek can be really exciting, but sometimes it is hard to know where to start. To give you a hand in finding the equipment you need, we’ve put together a list of what we think is some of the most essential gear you’ll need to look out for.

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What To Do In Edinburgh

What To Do In Edinburgh

You’re in Edinburgh to run a marathon but you still have plenty of time to explore the city, so what do you do? Don’t worry, not only are there several unbelievable activities to take part in in this historic city, but we have also gone ahead and compiled some of our favorites for you!

January Newsletter

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January Newsletter

In this month’s newsletter we’re helping you kick off your new year’s resolutions with handpicked articles from our staff sure to help you start training for your challenge or even boost your fundraising efforts.

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December Newsletter

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December Newsletter

In this month’s newsletter we’re wishing you a happy holidays plus telling you all about how you could lead a team of your own on a trip to Machu Picchu next summer

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Setting Up A Successful Giving Tuesday

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Setting Up A Successful Giving Tuesday

Giving Tuesday is an international event held each year during which millions are raised for numerous causes all in one day. It is a great opportunity for anyone to achieve a large chunk of the fundraiser for the cause you’re supporting!

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November Newsletter

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November Newsletter

In this month’s newsletter we share another inspiring story about one trekker who not only has a great connection to the cause he’s fundraising for, but has already amassed over $1,300 in his first few weeks fundraising. Plus CEO, Simon Varley, shares his thoughts on the past year and a special note for our past and current participants

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