In episode 9 we hear a heavy weight titan of human powered adventure, Dimitri Kieffer. Dimitri is possibly the most adventurous employee Microsoft ever had! He is currently attempting to circumnavigate the globe using human power alone - walking, skiing, swimming, kayaking. You name it. He's doing it! This one will definitely get your adventure blood going so start listening and get moving.
In episode 7 we hear from climbing legend Conrad Anker. Conrad is world famous for his exceptional list of climbing achievements. He has summited Everest 3 times, the most recent of which was without assisted oxygen. The recent hit film Meru followed Conrad, Jimmy Chin, and Renan Ozturk successfully summit the Shark's Fin on Mount Meru, A climb that had defeated more elite climbers than any other peak in the Himalayas over the last 30 years. Conrad is also the lead climber at team North Face. He's also been featured in National Geographic and many of the worlds top climbing magazines for being able to pull off seemingly impossible climbs.
In episode 6 we hear from without doubt one of my favourite adventurers (and humans), Pip Stewart. Pip has a wealth of experience in so many different fields. She is an adventurer, journalist and presenter. A hippy at heart, with a love for travel, meditation, health and wellbeing (in her own words...)
In episode 3 we hear from my mate Henry Brydon. Much like myself, Henry quit his job in the city, in search of adventure. He cycled from London all the way to SYDNEY, before starting his online adventure company We Are Explorers. Take a listen for some awesome stories that are guaranteed to want to get you on your bike!
Owner of the worlds most powerful beard, Sean Conway drops knowledge bombs in episode 1 of We Need More Heroes. We hear of how Sean went from being uninspired and lost, to endurance athlete and lover of life. After selling his photography business for £1, he set his sites on adventure and has never looked back. We cover Sean's thoughts on training, life, happiness, and just about everything else in between.