This summer, about 5,500 students will complete an Outward Bound course. 5,500! We found a few other numbers that are almost as impressive.
Can you guess how many students will complete an Outward Bound course by the end of the summer?
Some will challenge themselves in remote areas of the backcountry. Others will find adventure in city centers. But all 5,500 of them will walk away as Outward Bound alumni.
Check out some of this summer’s other numbers:
150,000 is …
About the number of miles Outward Bound students have sailed, hiked, ran, canoed, kayaked and rafted.
1.5 tons is…
About the amount of granola Outward Bound students have eaten for breakfast.
And, 10,000 is…
About how many bagels they’ve had plain, toasted, shmeared or rained on.
30 miles is…
The height of 120 Empire State Building stacked on top of eachother. But, it’s also…
The number of vertical miles climbed by Outward Bound students this summer!
What are your numbers? How many days was your course? How long did you go without showering? How many blisters did you get? How many new friends did you make?
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