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The Munga (Hunga) Games

The Munga. Where to start? On the official website the inaugural Munga Trail is described as a 400km (actually 413km) five day trail race with 11,000 m of vertical gain. It is run from Lakenvlei Forest Lodge (outside Belfast, Mpumalanga) ...

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Reflections from 2016

Its  2 January 2017!! I can hardly believe how time has flown. As I reflect back on 2016 I cant but help think that it was a year mixed with such incredible highs and equally opposite lows. Life as a ...

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Inspired Leadership – Part 2

My chosen career is “adventurer”. To date my three greatest feats are rowing the Woodvale Atlantic race twice and trekking to the South Pole. I completed my first Atlantic crossing in 2007 and early 2008 with a friend, Bill Godfrey. Bill and I rowed ...

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Inspired Leadership – Part 1

Over the next few weeks I will be writing extracts from my book ‘The Eighth Summit’ . My aim is to inspire you to seek out the extra-ordinary, to have great vision and to live a purpose filled life. “It ...

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Standard Bank Accelerate Awards Breakfast

I have recently had a spate of incredible motivational talks at events that have made a huge impact on me and the audience. On 19 June I spoke at the Standard Bank Accelerate Awards Breakfast. It was great to see ...

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Rev 18 Hydration Pack

I have had the Osprey Rev 18 for almost 8 months now and I have tested it properly. Its time now to tell you about it. This pack has been very versatile for most of the sports that I am ...

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Lexmark Conference Update

Thanks Lexmark for a great Nordic 2015 kickoff conference! I am busy with a series of Talks for Lexmark. Just finished speaking in Stockholm and now on my way to Sharm El Sheikh in Egypt

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Children in the Wilderness

Children in the Wilderness is a non-profit organisation supported by ecotourism company Wilderness Safaris to facilitate sustainable conservation through leadership development and education of rural children in Africa. Insight, care and commitment are required to conserve Africa’s pristine wilderness and ...

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Ener-B – Natural Energy Sachet

The greatest single track mountain bike event ever, the Nedbank Tour de Tuli 2014 is done and dusted and I am definitely missing the time spent with my team navigating our way around southern Botswana, Zimbabwe and Mapungubwe. The organisers, Children in ...

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