Wildfox Resorts has appointed Venture Xtreme to the Afan Valley resort delivery team. Venture Xtreme are responsible for the adventure sports mix and activity design with the aim of making Wildfox Resorts the most exciting, accessible and inclusive adventure destinations in the UK.
The team will be working from multiple offices including North Wales and is led by CEO Andy Macnae. Andy is supported by fellow director and principal consultant Steve Jones, and senior consultants Rory Holburn and Phil Nelson.
The team at Venture Xtreme have significant practical experience of adventure sports, with several employees being elite level participants who have gone on to leadership roles in the design, construction and operation of adventure sports facilities. Andy is also a trustee of Cycling UK.
This unique mix of practical experience has made Venture Xtreme a world leader in the development of adventure sports destinations, with an international client list and a track record of project delivery around the globe including the likes of NEOM and Qiddiya in Saudi.
All the team at Venture Xtreme are really excited to be working on such an innovative project. Adventure is the fastest growing part of the tourism market and Wildfox Resorts can be a gateway to adventure lifestyles for many, many people who would not otherwise get the opportunity”
Andy Macnae, CEO Venture Xtreme
About Wildfox Resorts
The Afan Valley resort will be the first of its kind in the UK and will be the single biggest investment in tourism, regeneration and landscape restoration in Wales, creating over 1,000 jobs in construction and in operation.
Wildfox Resorts Afan Valley will offer an adventure-filled escape for all ages who wish to take part in a range of activities including mountain biking, walking and cycling trails, canyoning, zip wires, climbing, bouldering, family adventure pool and electric off-road experiences to name a few. For those looking for a more relaxing stay or some well-deserved rest and recovery, the resort will offer a unique spa as well as a selection of restaurants and bars that champion regional produce.
Guests will be able to choose between a range of high-quality lodges or stay within the bespoke hotel and our Wildfox apartments, all set within the stunning Welsh valley with easy access to the motorway and rail networks.
About Venture Xtreme
Venture Xtreme is a world leader in the feasibility, design, business and operation of Adventure and Extreme Sport destinations. Venture Xtreme’s ambition is simple – to deliver the world’s best Adventure Sport destinations. VX work directly with development partners to bring design concepts to life and advise public and private sector partners on all aspects of adventure sport development. VX brings unmatched experience of adventure sport, backed up by design and modelling tools perfected over 20 years and dozens of major projects.