Ballygawley business makes giant leap forward

Pictured celebrating Todds Leaps 25th Anniversary are, Richard Caldwell, Head of Finance Centres at Danske Bank, Ben O'Hanlon, Owner of Todds Leap and Colin Turkington
Pictured celebrating Todds Leaps 25th Anniversary are, Richard Caldwell, Head of Finance Centres at Danske Bank, Ben O'Hanlon, Owner of Todds Leap and Colin Turkington

As business flourishes, Ballygawley based outdoor activity centre,Todds Leap,celebrates twenty-five years by continuing to expand it’s opportunitiies in the corporate market and positioning itself as a filming location in the exciting screen tourism market.

The company has announced a 32% growth in corporate business over the past three years at its 25 Anniversary event.

Since its opening in 1990 nearly 7,500 corporate groups have visited the centre and the recent surge in bookings shows the continued interest in this adventurous business.

Owner of Todds Leap, Ben O’Hanlon said: “We are delighted to mark this momentous occasion of celebrating 25 years in business. In that time we’ve had over 5,500 birthday parties, over 850,000 visitors and even a marriage proposal!

He added: ”Our uplift in corporate bookings reflects our commitment as a business to constantly grow and develop.

In the past number of years we have added conference facilities, a bar and restaurant and increased our accommodation capacity to over 100.

We’ve recently expanded our activity offering with the opening of a brand-new Tandem Zip Line. Looking ahead we see continued opportunity in the corporate market and we are also focusing on the growing screen tourism market – positioning Todds Leap as a filming location.”

Speaking at the event Richard Caldwell, Head of Finance Centres at Danske Bank said: “We’ve had a long-standing relationship with Todds Leap, working together since Ben starting banking with us in 1976. The impressive growth that Todds Leap has seen in the corporate market is indeed a reflection of growing confidence and shows a positive turn in the market. I would like to congratulate Ben and the entire Todds Leap team on a successful 25 years in business.”