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86,400 Seconds

23 Aug

86,400 Seconds

A couple days ago we posted a blog highlighting the work TRP is doing through baseball. If you missed it, go ahead and take a peek at what we wrote here. Since starting baseball programs in Gulu there are many days that we have felt like we are batting .1000 and that this tool we […]

Such Great Heights

20 Aug

Such Great Heights

At 1:00 EST PM today on ESPN the Uganda Little League Baseball team will take the field against the Dominican Republic in the 2015 Little League World Series. (The details of this match-up are highlighted here by NPR.) This is the third Ugandan team to qualify for the World Series. The 2012 team became the […]

And we’re off: TRP and Restore Leadership Academy climbing club!!!

27 Jul

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  Today we received 15 girls from Restore Leadership Academy for our first climbing lesson. We are always so excited to get a new batch of climbers and filled with hope of what will come. We introduced the project, had some practice, and then Irene asked “What are your expectations from this club”. In the […]

My experience on the Wilderness Excursion, by Alex Pycroft

20 Jul


Arriving before the rest of the group, Ben and I got a chance to scope out what was in store for the day. Looking over the 80 foot cliff—gave even the experienced climber “Jelly Knees”. Imagining 17 high school girls, whose only climbing experience is a 7 meter climbing wall in the forest, I wondered […]

Transforming Fear into Joy

7 Jul

Want to know how The Recreation Project transforms fear into joy? Watch this short clip with Priscilla who was one of 20 high school girls in the climbing club we run at Sacred Heart Secondary School. From fearfully climbing one or two steps on the climbing wall to rappelling down a 100 foot cliff on the […]