May 29, 2018

Helen, started road cycling, open water swimming and then triathlons. For two years she filled almost every weekend with a new endurance challenge - She did a 112 mile cycle through the Peak District, a 5km ocean swim between two islands in Greece, and spend two days of fell running in Isle of Wight. Two years later, she qualified for the age-group World Champs triathlon and got to go to Chicago and...

May 25, 2018

Known as the ‘human swan’, Sacha Dench is an Australian-born conservationist, adventurer and motivational speaker who certainly knows how to enhance and amplify an expedition. After noticing how swan numbers have nearly halved in 20 years, Sacha decided to do something about it and bring awareness to the problem. An astonishing paramotor adventure is what resulted with Sacha essentially flying with th...

May 22, 2018

Podcast interview with Digital Nomad - Beck Power “It’s that thing that clicks inside you that you can’t stop thinking about. That’s what you’ve got to focus on.”

May 22, 2018

In the spring of 2010, Susan decided to take on the Inside Passage which is an extraordinary coastal route, with some of the most spectacular fjords and convoluted coastlines in the world. It’s a narrow artery that connects with and is part of the sixty-four million square miles that comprise the Pacific Ocean. It is one of the most scenic and most challenging paddling trip in North America, it’s been...

May 19, 2018

I have done my very best to ensure all the below is accurate and hopefully it all adds up! Some costs were difficult to keep track of especially when I was using cash as I did not keep a record of what I spend money on - which looking back on now, would have been great to see. There was no luxuries (although I do remember getting a manicure for $6 while in town!) all the money was basically spend on f...

May 19, 2018

Spending Debit Card

6th September - Caratunk House (Accommodation and Food) - $160.40 (£124.36) + Transaction Fee £3.41

Spending on AMEX Card


US$97.39 (£78.06) + US$9.50 (£7.58) + US$22.50 (£17.95) = US$129.39 / £103.59


US$172.26 (£138.07) 

Accommodation & Food 

US$160.40 (£124.36)


US$4.60 / £3.41


Total Spend for September- US$466.65  /  £369.43

10 Days =  Cost per day - US$46.6...

May 19, 2018

Spending Debit Card

7th Aug - Cash out Unionville - US$102 (£78.33) + Transaction Fee £2.15 + Cash Fee £1.75

21st Aug - Bobs Diner Manchester (Food) - $46.36 (£36.13) + Transaction Fee £1

Spending on AMEX Card


US$46.36 (£36.13) + US$20.46 (£15.94) + US$25.06 (£19.53) + US$25.07 (£19.81)  + US$71.15 (£56.63) + US$22.32 (£17.89) + US$22.18 (£17.78) + US$95.34 (£76.40) + US$44.61 (£35.74) + US$105.25 (£8...

May 19, 2018

Spending on Debit Card

2nd July - ExxonMobil Atkins (Food) US$40.13 (£31.92)

5th July - Woods Hole Hostel (Accommodation & Food) US$115.76 (£92.33)

21st July - Cash Out - Font Royal  - US$202.50 (£156.60)  + Transaction Fee £4.30 + Cash Fee £3.13

Spending on AMEX Card

Zeus Digital Theatre * I went to the cinema to watch Wonder Woman!!!


US$40.13 (£31.92) +US$77.43 (£61.98) + US$68.32 (£54.73) US$19....

May 19, 2018

So I probably should have done this ages ago - but to be honest, I was scared about finding out how much it did cost to do the trail. In my head I was hoping it was going to be around $500 a month!!! I don't think this was the case!!

I had two cards with me - my Debit Card for cash withdrawals and my Credit Card AMEX (American Express) for other expenses. Stupidly these card both have transactions fee...

May 18, 2018

An unexpected injury or diagnosis that limits physical capabilities can be a huge blow to any adventurer. The fear of not being able to do what you love or even do much at all dashes dreams of expeditions and future challenges, but it doesn’t have to be that way. Kiko Matthews is a former teacher turned adventurer who set a world record after rowing 3,000 nautical miles from Gran Canaria to Barbados...

May 15, 2018

Hannah Engelkamp is a travel writer and ex-outdoor-magazine editor who bought a donkey, ‘the eccentric and handsome Chico’, 29 maps, and set off to walk the 1000-mile circumference of Wales. The journey took nearly six months, twice as long as her original estimate! During this podcast we talk more about her life, being involved in adventure, why she loves small adventures in the UK. Where she got...

May 14, 2018

Running for my Life is an honest account of  Rachel Cullen’s life from childhood to present day. She openly shares her struggles with mental health and how she eventually overcomes her demons through running. 

Rachel experiences the reality of mental health issues from a young age- she grows up in a dysfunctional home with a mother who suffers with bipolar disorder and disordered eating.

Rachel is...

May 12, 2018

At the age of 61 Steve Adams "Mighty Blue" hiked the Appalachian Trail. It was a life changing event for him and he followed up his passion for the Appalachian Trail by starting a podcast.

Mighty Blue interviews guests exclusively about the Appalachian Trail. If you are thinking of hiking the Appalachian Trail this is a fantastic resource and you'll be inspired by the variety of different guests who a...

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