• Olly Hicks - a world record-breaking adventurer, endurance athlete and a highly regarded motivational speaker. See his website to see where his expeditions and voyages have taken him.
  • Dave Cornthwaite Dave is an adventurer, writer and filmmaker. He is more than halfway through his Expedition1000 project, for which he is undertaking 25 separate journeys of 1000 miles or more, each using a different form of non-motorised transport, swimming, skateboarding, etc.  Dave also established the Yes Tribe for which he organises a variety of adventure-based events and workshops throughout the year.  Here's one of his Tedx talks.

Innovative and adventurous entrepreneurs 

  • Coast Capture Air - For those who live in crowded urban cities around the world with very badly polluted air - mountain climber  Sally Lands has an interesting solution.  Sally and her mountain climbing team capture the freshest of the UK's fresh air and bottle it for sale around the world. 


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