Masha Gordon has recently become the fastest women to have ever completed the Explorer’s Grand Slam, in under 8 months. This ultimate feat of physical and mental endurance comprises of summiting the highest mountain on each of the seven continents, as well as trekking to both the North and South poles. Kilimanjaro – Africa 5,895m…
In 2014, Jamie Ramsay embarked on a 17,000km solo and unsupported running expedition from Vancouver, Canada, to Buenos Aires, Argentina. The expedition took him through 14 countries and included obstacles such as The Atacama Desert, The Andes, The Sechura Desert and negotiating his way around The Darien Gap.
Adam Stern is an Australian freediver, 3 x national record holder and PADI freediving instructor trainer. Adam recently joined what is perhaps the most elite club in freediving – diving to a depth of 100m on a single breath. Adam shares some insight into this fascinating sport.
Alex Staniforth is no stranger to adversity and overcoming obstacles. Two attempts at summiting Mt Everest have been cut short due to avalanches. Alex shares what he went through being trapped on the mountain when an avalanche hits.
Elise Downing is attempting to run 5,000 miles around the coast of Great Britain. I catch up with her 3,000 miles and 6.5 months into her mammoth adventure. Elise shares some stories about her adventure so far, her struggles, her mindset and motivations, as well as her fuel of choice – cake.
Sarah Williams is an author, blogger, podcaster and marathon runner. Sarah has recently completed one of the toughest foot races on Earth – the Marathon de Sables. The MdS is a 6-day, 251km (156 miles) multi-day stage race through southern Morocco in the Sahara Desert, where temperatures often top 50 degrees centigrade.
Leon McCarron is a Northern Irish adventurer, filmmaker, writer and motivational speaker. Leon specialises in long distance, human-powered expeditions. Some of his past adventures include: Walking 3,000 miles across China and filming a TV show for National Geographic Carried the Olympic Flame along a section of the Northern Irish coast as part of the London…
Matt Fitzgerald is a marathon runner, Ironman triathlete, coach, certified sports nutritionist and has authored over 20 best selling books. Matt goes into detail about his newly published book “How Bad Do You Want It? Mastering the Psychology of Mind over Muscle. “
Squash Falconer shares a couple stories including riding a motorbike from England to the foot of Mont Blanc, climbing to the summit, then paragliding off the top! Squash also goes into detail around her successful summit of the tallest mountain on Earth – Mt Everest.
Tarran Kent-Hume is an Australian adventurer who talks about his latest expedition kayaking 6,500km along the entire length of the Amazon – the longest river on Earth.
George Bullard is a British endurance athlete, explorer and adventurer and to date has completed over 2,000 miles on foot in the polar regions. In 2008 at the age of 19, George Bullard and Alex Hibbert completed the world’s longest fully unsupported polar journey – making a 1,374 mile return crossing of the Greenland Icecap in 113 days.
John Beedon is the first person to successfully row non-stop across the Pacific Ocean, from San Francisco to Cairns in Australia. Averaging up to 15 hours per day for 209 days, John rowed approximately 14,000km.
In March 2016, Craig Percival completed 8 full Iron distance triathlons, in 8 of Australia’s states and territories, in 8 consecutive days. In this interview Craig talks about what he went through and what kept him going.
Vlad Ixel is a true champion in every sense of the word. Based in Hong Kong, Vlad has been tearing up the ultra trail scene in South East Asia with some devastating wins over the past few years. Vlad’s commitment and approach to health, nutrition, training and racing is evident, and his determined mindset is extremely inspiring.
Andy DuBois is one of Australia’s most respected ultra running coaches. Andy has a very scientific, and current approach to training and has completed multiple Ironman triathlons, 100 mile ultramarathons including UTMB.