Meet Modern-day Adventurers

Meet Modern-day Adventurers
Rick Stanton and John Volanthen, exploring Wookey Hole Cave.

Below is an introduction to modern day adventurers, more will be added in time.  Follow the links to be inspired 🙂 

In the other resources posts you will find  links to clubs and associations, useful phone apps for planning trips, tide information and other useful stuff.

Do you know an inspirational adventurer you could introduce me to? Someone who other readers would enjoy learning about?

Please let me know….

Meet Modern-day Adventurers

In 2018, twelve boys and their football coach were lost deep inside a flooded cave in Thailand.

The expertise of a team of extreme British cave divers led to their successful rescue.

How did these cave divers gain the experience, techniques and equipment needed to achieve this rescue, when navy seals could not?

Thailand Cave Rescue and the exploration of Wookey Hole Cave

A world record-breaking adventurer, endurance athlete and a highly regarded motivational speaker. See his website to see where his expeditions and voyages have taken him. 

Olly Hicks

Dave is an adventurer, writer and filmmaker. He is more than halfway through his Expedition1000 project, for which he is undertaking 25 separate journeys of 1000 miles or more, each using a different form of non-motorised transport, swimming, skateboarding, etc.  Dave also established the Yes Tribe for which he organises a variety of adventure-based events and workshops throughout the year.  Here’s one of his Tedx talks 

Dave Cornthwaite