February 25, 2020

Sunshine People was set up to highlight the changes in our society and the need to stay connected through kindness.  It has never been as important in our education and leadership with the shift towards technology to keep human connection at the forefront of our conversations.  Set up after her partner died on a charity cycle challenge the founder, Nahla Summers completes a challenge each year and as...

February 20, 2020

We first spoke with Mimi in December 2015, where she shared more about her early life, how she got into endurance running.  During the first episode we go into more depth about some of the bigger challenges she has done, for example breaking the world record for fastest women running JOGLE (John O’Groats to Lands End - 840 miles) in the UK in 2008. (This record has since been broken in 2019 by Sharon...

February 18, 2020

Bruna is a dedicated adventure sport explorer.  Bruna has solo-climbed the tallest mountain in the Western Hemisphere (Aconcagua, 23,000 ft), whitewater rafted the entirety of the Grand Canyon (226 river miles), and sailed across half of the Pacific Ocean, 6,100 nautical miles! During this podcast Bruna shares more about her early years, how she got into hiking and how her love of adventure has evol...

February 11, 2020

Beth in her own words…. I’ve traveled a lot and have had what many would consider some pretty adventurous trips. I’ve completed (twice) the 25-day, 220-mile Snowman Trek in Bhutan (one of the most difficult treks in the world), climbed Mt. Kilimanjaro and reached the top at 19,341 feet, finished marathons in Hawaii, Tokyo, Portland and Seattle. I ran my first marathon at 50, ran five marathons that...

February 4, 2020

In September 2015, Helen took her first foray into multi-day, solo bike touring by cycling the classic route from Lands End to John O’Groats (LEJOG). Helen cycled a distance of 1,000 miles in 13 days! In January 2016, Helen met Mike on Tinder! Through a mutual love of cycling and wanting to travel the world. They started planning a cycle trip around the world! After moving in together, working multip...

February 4, 2020

Over the past few years, I have tried to undertake one challenge each year that helps me to step outside my comfort zone. I do this for a number of reasons. Firstly, I love it and get a huge amount of personal satisfaction from doing an endurance based, travel challenge. Secondly, I get to share this journey with others, to show them how I did, what the challenges were along the way and what I’ve le...

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