How can 6 weeks have gone so fast? It seems only yesterday that our first ever Borneo team were setting out on the adventure of a lifetime and now they’re well on their way home having completed their placements in Malaysia…ready to enjoy the rest of the English Summer (!?!). When we left them last… Read More


Believe it or not the Ecuador Summer Team are due fly home today (sob!) so we thought we’d give you all a quick update on what they’ve been up to since leaving the Rainforests of Bua, where they completed construction of a palm leaf roof on the new cultural centre. Click here for more details… Read More


News just in from Louise at Kwa Madwala: Hi Guy and The Leap Crew, One week after our amazing visit to Mozambique and the team have been getting back down to serious stuff as everyone got their thinking/grad caps on for the teaching week. On a rota basis, everyone got the opportunity to enlighten the… Read More


News just in from Diego in Argentina: The Polo team (Matt, Sophie, Grace, Hattie, Jen and Georgie) have had a great first week in the Pampas and have totally settled into life at La Asuncion. They’ve had a couple of polo lessons, some schooling of young horses (planned to develop their riding skills), lessons on… Read More


The Summer Polo team are looking at home in the Pampas already having just spent their first weekend at LA 54, the horse-breeding estancia 2 hours South of Buenos Aires that will be their home for the next 6 weeks. Jen, Grace, Hattie, Matt, Georgie and Soph are the first team of Polo Leapers we’ve… Read More


Gap Year in South Africa….hmmmmm sounds tempting? Ever had an image of yourself looking rather hot and getting down and dirty in Khaki clothes, on safari in search of the big 5?? On a gap year in South Africa you can do just this as we may be just able to make your dreams come… Read More


News just in from Steffie Bartlett, one of our 9 intrepid Ecuador Summer Leapers:- When we arrived in Ecuador we spent our first few days in Quito going to to the old town and the church and just generally doing touristy bits, with a couple of Spanish lessons as well.  In the evenings we had… Read More


It’s been another busy week for the Kenya Team in Makongeni! All 24 of them have been helping to put the finishing touches to a community medical centre, flexing their muscles again (as you can see below!) The Kenya team have also been completing work on the classroom block in Makongeni, painting it a horrible… Read More


Here’s a quick report just in from Duncan- the project leader in Kenya: We started this weeks projects on Monday as usual in Makongeni primary school, work has been a bit different from the previous week we had in Chanukeni orphanage centre because it has involved desk making, teaching and roofing. On the first day,… Read More


Here’s a quick update on the South Africa Summer Team, amazingly now over halfway through their 6 week placement at Kwa Madwala: In the week starting Friday 10th,  more microlighting and ellie safari’s were done for some while others did the Kwa project. Later on that day, some did a successful anti poaching “sweep” while… Read More