CLIMBING

Episode 16 - Erik Weihenmayer (first blind person to summit all 7 summits, athlete, author, speaker, adventurer)

Episode 16 - Erik Weihenmayer (first blind person to summit all 7 summits, athlete, author, speaker, adventurer)

In episode 16 we hear from one of my heroes, Erik Weihenmayer. Despite losing his eyesight at 13 years old, Erik has gone on to accomplish some truly remarkable things.

Erik has used hardship as 'fuel to his fire' to become the first blind person to summit all 7 summits (the highest peaks on all 7 continents). He's also; kayaked the entire 277-miles of the Colorado River through the Grand Canyon, skied double black diamonds, competed in adventure races, sky dived, climbed peaks in Antarctica, written books, co-founded an amazing organisation, been a school teacher, a wrestler, and the list just goes on.

Episode 13 - Jim Davidson (Speaking of Adventure) - Part 2

Episode 13 - Jim Davidson (Speaking of Adventure) - Part 2

In episode 13 we hear more from climber, resilience expert, expedition leader, and adventurer Jim Davidson. 

We delve into what it was like losing his best friend in a tragic climbing accident, his epic tests summiting Mount Everest, the Nepali earthquake back in 2015, adventure and resilience more generally, public speaking, writing, and loads more.

Episode 12 - Jim Davidson (Speaking of Adventure) - Part 1

Episode 12 - Jim Davidson (Speaking of Adventure) - Part 1

In episode 12 we hear from climber, resilience expert, expedition leader, and adventurer Jim Davidson. 

We delve into what it was like losing his best friend in a tragic climbing accident, his epic tests summiting Mount Everest, the Nepali earthquake back in 2015, adventure and resilience more generally, public speaking, writing, and loads more.

Episode 8 - Laval St Germain

Episode 8 - Laval St Germain

In episode 8 we hear from one of my favourite adventurers, Laval St Germain. Laval is an adventurer, outdoor athlete, air pilot, public speaker, climber, runner, rower, and also a great husband and father.

Episode 7 - Conrad Anker

Episode 7 - Conrad Anker

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.