Costa Rica Research Day Three

Pura Vida! O&A Adventurers hit the jungles, rivers, cloud forests and beaches for an ultimate research trip through Costa Rica! With the aim to explore as many adventure excursions as possible, Robert and Barbara packed their days to the brim with activity, and experienced ... [more]

Costa Rica Research Day Two

Pura Vida! O&A Adventurers hit the jungles, rivers, cloud forests and beaches for an ultimate research trip through Costa Rica! With the aim to explore as many adventure excursions as possible, Robert and Barbara packed their days to the brim with activity, and experienced ... [more]

Costa Rica Research Day One

Pura Vida! O&A Adventurers hit the jungles, rivers, cloud forests and beaches for an ultimate research trip through Costa Rica! With the aim to explore as many adventure excursions as possible, Robert and Barbara packed their days to the brim with activity, and ... [more]

Weedon Island Kayak Research

The O&A Adventurers were out in the field for research once again, this time in Weedon Island Nature Preserve, exploring the 4-mile kayak loop through the mangrove tunnels. The research team – consisting of Barbara and Robert – found the kayak exhilarating ... [more]

Gulfport Stand Up Paddle Research

It was a beautiful day to explore the tranquil Boca Ciega Bay off Gulfport Beach. The O&A research team – Robert, Barbara, and Brody Welte of StandUp Fitness – grabbed their paddle boards and headed out into this protected basin that extends outward from ... [more]

Indoor Skydiving Research

O&A research hit a new high as Chief Adventure Officer Robert Geller and Director of Adventure Barbara Voglewede donned flight suits and entered the vertical wind chamber of iFly! Generating winds up to 130 mph, the chamber's twin turbines simulate the "free fall" stage of ... [more]

Pilates Research

Camille Raciopio, (center) leads O&A Director of Adventure, Barbara Voglewede and O&A Chief Adventure Officer, Robert Geller through the basics of proper breathing and an introduction to the most widely used piece of apparatus, and probably the most important, the reformer. Accompanied by LPGA Pro Megan ... [more]

O&A Launch Party

We kicked off Outings & Adventures exciting rebirth as a national Gay Active Travel brand with a huge party to benefiting The SMART Ride with many special treats for all who ... [more]

Paddling Research with Sweetwater Kayaks

Monday morning board meeting, O&A style! O&A fitness coach, Jeff Giles, O&A Director of Adventure, Barbara Voglewede and O&A Chief Adventure Officer, Robert Geller brainstorm O&A kayak adventures with Sweetwater Kayaks owner, Russell Farrow. We toured the northern portion of weedon island kayaking ... [more]

Gay Travel Guru Semi-Finalist

We've known all along that our founder, Robert Geller, is a true adventurer and travel guru. Who else rents a bike while on vacation in beautiful Hawaii to bike 112 miles, crazy! After completing multiple rounds of tasks, Robert had been selected by GayTravel.com ... [more]