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Living Adventurously, with Alastair Humphreys, is the story of ordinary people choosing to live extraordinary lives.
Over the course of a month-long cycling journey, Alastair interviewed artists and chefs, students and pensioners, athletes and travellers. He wanted to discover what living adventurously means to different people, what universal obstacles stand in the way, and how each of these people took the first step to overcome them and begin their own fascinating journeys.

Living Adventurously Alastair Humphreys

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Living Adventurously, with Alastair Humphreys, is the story of ordinary people choosing to live extraordinary lives.
Over the course of a month-long cycling journey, Alastair interviewed artists and chefs, students and pensioners, athletes and travellers. He wanted to discover what living adventurously means to different people, what universal obstacles stand in the way, and how each of these people took the first step to overcome them and begin their own fascinating journeys.

    Trying to achieve perfection is usually a recipe for disaster. Living Adventurously 23

    Trying to achieve perfection is usually a recipe for disaster. Living Adventurously 23

    Brant Richards is the Co-Founder of HebTroCo which smashed Kickstarter funding targets and grew into a Made In Britain menswear brand from the ground up.

    • 36 min
    "Place is a repository of memory." - Living Adventurously 22

    "Place is a repository of memory." - Living Adventurously 22

    Rob Cowen is the award-winning author of Common Ground, selected as a ‘Book of the Year’ in the Times and featuring in the Guardian’s Top Ten Readers’ Choice.
    After moving from London to a new home in Yorkshire, Rob found himself on unfamiliar territory, disoriented, hemmed in by winter and yearning for the nearest open space. So one night, he set out to find it – a pylon-slung edge-land, a tangle of wood, meadow, field and river on the outskirts of town. Despite being in the shadow of thousands of houses, it felt unclaimed, forgotten, caught between worlds, and all the more magical for it.

    • 34 min
    "If I could live my life over I'd have been braver in my 20s." Living Adventurously 21

    "If I could live my life over I'd have been braver in my 20s." Living Adventurously 21

    Michaela Hanna has completed IronManUK, the Lakeland50 ultra mountain marathon, cycled from Edinburgh to London and across the Western Cape of South Africa. She therefore has personal experience of the significance of precise and relevant nutrition and places a high level of importance on the nutritional value of the food.
    Having spent time working in fine-dining restaurants, high-end event catering companies and as a private chef alongside her day job, the time came for Michaela to follow her joy and feed people full-time again as a private chef.

    • 33 min
    "I wanted to create the Runners' equivalent of a Biker Cafe." - Living Adventurously 20

    "I wanted to create the Runners' equivalent of a Biker Cafe." - Living Adventurously 20

    Ben Dave ran a lap of Yorkshire because he needed a big challenge after running changed his life, helping him lose 30kg and stop smoking a couple of packets a day. Running also helped Ben with his mental health.
    When he was feeling down and lonely, Ben could only think of going to the pub as an option. Therefore he set up the Early Bird Run Crew - a friendly, daily, early 5km run in his home town to connect the community, making everyone happier and stronger individuals.

    • 31 min
    I'm Out Of My Depth, Let's Do It // I Get Knocked Down, But I Get Up Again. Living Adventurously 19.

    I'm Out Of My Depth, Let's Do It // I Get Knocked Down, But I Get Up Again. Living Adventurously 19.

    Boff Whalley, from the band Chumbawamba is a keen runner, never happier than when mud-splattered and gasping up on the windy hills of West Yorkshire. He is also a playwright, the founder of Commoners Choir, and the author of Run Wild - an account of his experiences as a fell runner.

    • 46 min
    Green Spaces are an Opportunity for People to Come Together and Connect - Living Adventurously 18

    Green Spaces are an Opportunity for People to Come Together and Connect - Living Adventurously 18

    Annie Berrington is the founder of Get Out More, a social enterprise working to help people engage with nature to feel better in mind and body. She is a qualified forest school practitioner, a busy mum, and a keen microadventurer.

    • 25 min

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