Inspire

An incredible expedition is the culmination of a lot of time, thinking and effort. The following stories, photos and blogs show you why you should bother.

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Pro Explorer  Sarah Outen
  • Upcoming public talks
    Various folk keep asking me when I shall be giving a talk near them. For now I am mainly focussing on writing my book ‘Dare To Do’ (due out in November) but I do have a few planned public talks in coming months. Hopefully these…
  • TALK: Bristol, Wednesday 10th Feb
    Folks,   This is one for those in the Southwest. I am giving a talk on my L2L adventures on Wednesday 10th Feb (next week) at St George’s in Bristol, with all proceeds going to the brilliant Youth Adventure Trust. Tickets £10 via stgeorges.co.uk I…
  • Happy Socks Returns
    With the RNLI Castletownbere crew (Credit Niall Duffy/West Cork Photo) A few days after Happy Socks was spotted just half a mile offshore in SW Ireland and picked up by the RNLI crew of Castletownbere, we launched a pick up mission to bring her home.…

Expedition Liz Clarke and The Voyage of Swell
 
  • Journeys to Activism Patagonia Event Tour: Our choices define us
        Last year, Patagonia contacted me about participating in a series of events about ‘women in activism’. I felt excited. To me it meant that I was being recognized as an ‘activist’ for the planet because of the choices I’ve made in my own life to cause less harm and use my voice to […]
  • Empowering the Sisterhood: voyaging with two amazing sea sisters
      Last year I got to meet fellow Patagonia ambassadors Kimi Werner and Léa Brassy for the first time. Patagonia generously arranged for all of us to meet upon the waters of some remote atolls that have come to be my beloved backyard and playground. From all that I knew about them, I expected we’d […]
  • Procrastination in paradise: book-writing on board
    Blog updates have been limited this year because I’m writing a book! Last year, Patagonia Books proposed that I write the story of my voyage. The timing felt right, and now that I am more than halfway through, I have mustered the courage to announce it here. It’s been a about 11 months since I […]

Historical Explorer Tom Crean – Antarctic Hero
Tom Crean – Explorer
Travel Book  The Worst Journey in the World
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Quote  
  “If you can keep your head whilst all around you are losing theirs then you probably haven’t appreciated the seriousness of the situation.” (Unknown)
Films  
 
  • Gladiator
  • City of God
  • Toy Story
  • Topgun
  • Shek
  • Jerry Maguire
Foods  
 
  • Roast lamb
  • Tapas
  • Sandwiches … never leave home without one!
  • Bacon cob from Upper Booth Farm
Drinks  
 
  • Pale Ale
  • DalWhinney

 

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