March 30, 2018

Have you ever thought about participating in a triathlon? Hélène Rossiter of Where the Wheels Go began competing at the age of 24 and hasn’t stopped since. In fact, Hélène recently spent 18 months adventuring throughout Europe to find the best places to triathlon train.

As Hélène immersed herself in the world of triathlons, she went from representing Great Britain at Age Group level for the European Ir...

March 27, 2018

After receiving the sudden news of losing her father whilst on the other side of the world backpacking, Lindsey threw herself into adventure to deal with the grief. Having not ridden a bike since at school, she decided to cycle to Paris.

She liked it. So, she cycled the length of Britain. She liked that too and then cycled the African continent. But, she didn’t just stick to adventuring on two wheels....

March 23, 2018

Dr. Suzie Imber is an Associate Professor of Planetary Science at the University of Leicester with a love of exploring. Susie is a mountaineer, rower, and rock climber just to name a few.

Suzie was the first person to chart a number of remote peaks in the Andes and was also the winner of the BBC Two television series Astronauts: Do You Have What It Takes?.

It’s no surprise that Suzie is willing to take...

March 20, 2018

Cal is a stand up paddle boarder, surfer, ocean lover and vet. Increasingly upset by the amount of plastic waste she was finding in the ocean, she wanted to connect people to the harm that it was causing, but moreover to empower people to make positive changes to help prevent it.

So she turned to adventure and in 2016 she stand up paddle boarded the entire Cornish coast in a bid to demonstrate the pro...

March 13, 2018

Katie-Jane L’Herpiniere has a passion for adventure, challenging her limits both physically and mentally, and exploring this wonderful world in which we live. 

After university Katie had the opportunity to build a career as a commercial model, on fashion shows for household names such as Marks and Spencer’s, Tony & Guy and Alexander McQueen, photo shoots and a number of Film and TV projects including h...

March 12, 2018

Who better to learn about maximising your adventures from than one of the 50 most influential travellers of our time, Anna McNuff? As a British born adventurer and author, Anna travels the world on long, human-powered journeys. Her adventures have included running the length of New Zealand and cycling the Andes.

Living a life of adventure and sharing all the highs and lows certainly qualifies Anna to t...

March 8, 2018

Jane was born in Edinburgh and brought up in North Yorkshire. After reading English at Somerville College, Oxford, she became an antiquarian book dealer, and later a writer. Her ten books to date have been critically acclaimed, and have confirmed her as one of our most engaging and original social historians.

Jane lives near Oxford with her husband and - during university holidays - her two sons. She w...

March 6, 2018

Hélène has just come back to the UK after 18 months adventuring in her VW camper-van travelling with her bikes, and finding the best places to triathlon train in Europe! In 2016 Hélène represented Great Britain at Age Group level for the European ironman and half ironman championships in Poland and Austria, in 2017, it was Ironman Austria, where she qualified for the Ironman World Championships in Kon...

March 2, 2018

Have an inkling of adventure in you that’s yearning to get out? Or do you simply want to cultivate more adventure in your life? Faye Shepherd had the same desire in 2014. Since climbing Kilimanjaro, this inspiring woman has cycled the length of New Zealand solo and spent 6 months cycling the Andes.

Giving each challenge an aspect of charity, Faye pushes herself to accept new challenges each year and ex...

March 1, 2018

ABOUT THIS EPISODE

Join us as we speak with Sarah Williams of Tough Girl Challenges about her journey, her work and get her take on how to move toward being the person you want to be.

Sarah is the founder of Tough Girl Challenges, which is an amazing platform for women who are taking on physical challenges and overcoming obstacles. 

Sarah started her professional life in finance but found it lacking and...

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