Gareth Mate

“My name is Gareth, I’m English, but live in the Netherlands.

I have always loved sport and continually enjoyed being outdoors. Sport and the outdoors provides a hobby and a release from the daily grind and demands of working life.

It regulates my mind, makes me happy and can de-stress my body and mind.

It provides me with the challenges in life I need and hopefully allows me to inspire others to get outdoors and share their passion too!

I cycle 52 km to work daily, run regularly. I helped others to set up and run Parkrun in Rotterdam and love to hike mountain trails whenever and wherever I can.

In the past I have run many marathons, competed in triathlon events and played a variety of team sports at a good level.

I write through my website all about the outdoors and actively encourage others to follow my lead and use the outdoors as a learning tool and a way fulfilling and more enriched lifestyle.

I have the philosophy of doing as much as I can while I can. Making the most of my days and living life to the full.”

Share:

Share on facebook
Facebook
Share on twitter
Twitter
Share on whatsapp
WhatsApp

More Posts

Natalie Moore

  “For as long as I can remember I’ve loved dancing, sport and just generally being active. Throughout my childhood I was a member of

Shahna Astill

“I have danced since the age of 7, once I started intense dance training at university, age 19, I began doing more bootcamp sessions and

Pete Mckinnon

“I have always had a bad relationship with my weight, I was always a big child and grew up thinking it was in my genes

Amy Mackenzie

From a very young age I have always been incredibly active. Growing up I was like most normal kids, swimming lessons, bike rides and trips