As part of our commitment to the #AdventureRevolution, we host regular events where a speaker from our community shares their latest adventure with us.
Come along to meet like-minded people and get inspired. Everyone is welcome (but tickets must be bought in advance!_)
James Dyer will kick off proceedings with stories of walking the routes of famous historical figures. Phoebe Smith will then talk about her ‘Extreme Sleep Out’ - a charity mission that saw her spending 10 nights suspended from UK landmarks up and down the country.
12th September 2019, London
On the 5th October 2011, Jeremy Scott began a challenge of a life time, a 2 ½ year, 51,916km solo bicycle ride from London to New Zealand, covering more than enough distance to circumnavigate the earth. A journey that was made possible thanks to the open-heart surgery that saved his life as a child.
3rd October 2019, Bristol
Jon Rider and Edmund Le Brun will kick off proceedings with stories from travelling through Pakistan by raft and foot to uncover the impact of China’s investment in the Karakoram Highway. We will then screen the film ‘Kadoma’ - winner of the best Adventure and Exploration film at Banff in 2011.
14th November 2019, London
FIND YOUR OWN ADVENTURE…
Experience the mountains in a completely new way, and join us for a guided sunrise summit to witness dawn breaking over the Black Mountains. We'll be summiting Waun Fach whilst everyone else is tucked up in bed.
14th - 15th Sept 2019
A brand new, unique, and exhilarating weekend scrambling some of Snowdonia’s most iconic, rugged ridges and receive specialist performance coaching to improve your mental focus for more challenging routes.
27th - 29th Sept 2019
Explore the best of Cornwall’s remote Penwith Peninsula. Celebrate with a spectacular night of entertainment at a clifftop amphitheatre. One of the highlights of the Explorers Connect calendar.
27th - 30th Sept 2019
This hands-on workshop will see you distilling your adventures into sentences that sing. It'll cover the techniques to harness your story and editors' pet hates. It’ll consider what you want your words to do and help you find your style.
23rd - 24th November 2019
Walk the West Coast of Gower Peninsula in a weekend. We will walk from the south west tip of the Gower peninsula (the iconic Worms Head) all the way along the coast to the north west tip of Whiteford Sands.
8th - 10th November 2019
Our annual ski and snowboarding trip is back! Explore the hidden gem of La Rosière, with all the fun of an Explorers Connect trip, all abilities welcome.
19th - 26th January 2020
Our ever-popular sellout course is back for 2019 - make a life-changing step and join other like-minded people to learn the hard and soft skills needed to lead expeditions and find out how to get a job in the adventure industry.
7th - 8th Dec 2019
Location is everything on this unique adventure. Our lodge is remote, accessible only on foot and surrounded by the peaks of Great Gable and Kirk Fell in the heart of the Lake District National Park.
6th - 8th March 2020
On this breathtaking trek to Everest Base Camp, you'll follow in the footsteps of climbing legends, including Sir Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay, the first people to reach the summit of Mount Everest in 1953.
3rd - 19th April 2020
This coast-to-coast journey along the Great Glen Canoe Trail takes you through the heart of the Scottish Highlands. Starting in the west at Fort William, you'll follow the Caledonian Canal east to Inverness.
4th - 8th May 2020