One Wild Ride is the exploration of a more meaningful life. A place where personal adventures collide with good business and positive impact. Here I share real conversations with ordinary humans doing extraordinary things. From Activists and Entrepreneurs to Sportspeople and Scientists, these are the people that help make our world a better place. Theirs are stories of positivity, hope, expansion and evolution. These are unscripted conversations where we deep dive into their highs and lows, their challenges and their triumphs. I’m Pru Chapman, and this is One Wild Ride.
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Share The Dignity | Ending period poverty for women doing it tough.
Rochelle Courtenay is the founder of Share the Dignity, a charity that distributes period products to women doing it tough.
Share the Dignity collects thousands of period products each year and distributes them directly to cover 2,500 charities across Australia with the help of 5000 volunteers. So far, they've had 2.8 million packets of pads & tampons and over $50 million donated.
Tune in to hear how one woman set out with a mission to end period poverty, and is making it happen.
We Are Explorers | Inspiring us to live more adventurously and protect our natural world
In search of the ultimate adventure Henry Brydon spent two years riding 38,000km on a pushbike from London to Sydney traversing through more than 30 countries, which made for countless stories of human generosity. To share the spirit of adventure he then went on to start We Are Explorers, an exciting media company spreading the love of the outdoors to over 1 million people a month, as well as being named Consumer Publication of the Year in the 2020 Mumbrella Publishing Awards.
B Corp | Certifying business as a force for good
B Corp is a certification for businesses that meet the highest certifiable standards of social and environmental performance as well as transparency, and accountability. This community drives a global movement of using business as a force for good. To date, over 3,500 businesses have been B Corp certified in 70 countries and 150 industries. In this interview, we chat with B Lab CEO An drew Davies on business positively impacting the world.
Riparide | Soul-fulfilling escapes to unplug from the modern-day world
Riparide is a travel platform focused on unique properties and experiences in regional Australia. Much more than a standard accommodation booking site, Riparide is a highly curated portal into nature adventures. Born as an antidote to the modern world Riparide strives to inspire people to unplug from the city and head outdoors in search of fulfilling moments. Whether it’s a beautiful waterfall or a cabin in the wilderness it's about pursuing moments that restore balance and bring fulfilment to our lives.
Good Citizens | ’Untrashing’ the planet one pair of sunnies at a time
Good Citizens make sunglasses from 100% recycled, single-use plastic bottles. It was founded by Nik Robinson and his 8-year old son Harry with a mission to play their part in ‘untrashing’ the planet. Every pair of Good Citizens sunnies pays for 1kg of plastic to be pulled out of the ocean.
It took 752 days & 2500 failed attempts to turn a plastic bottle into a pair of sunnies, and they've since been featured in Forbes, United Nations, and won The Design Files Sustainable Design Initiative for 2020.
The Broad Place | A modern approach to conscious living
Jacqui Lewis is the co-founder of The Broad Place, a space to help people discover their highest grade self through applied ancient knowledge and meditation. It’s well known for its courses teaching integrated mediation, gatherings, workplace programs, and Jacqui's recently released book High Grade Living. Unique to The Broad Place is the focus on meditation being an integrated tool in life - not something reserved for ashrams or isolated caves, but a powerful practice to help us navigate the modern world