“How do you feel?” My Guide asked as I sat hunched in the darkness panting heavily.“Absolutely…. exhausted.” I gasped back at him between pants.“Are you sick or do you have a headache?”“No… Just…. exhausted.” This was the conversation during a fleeting moment which changed my life. In the short podcast which follows you can hear the story of the years leading up to that moment and the incredible few hours which followed.
Leave your desk and, for just a few moments, engage with the idea of realizing a dream.
Welcome to my new series of Podcasts called Inspiration for a Monday. The intent is to release something inspirational every Monday. Simple but, believe me, it’s amazing!
In today’s episode, we look back at my trip to Everest Base Camp in 2016 and discuss what it took to get there. Not just along the trek in Nepal but everything from imagining the dream through training towards it to the final realization of the dream.
When you've seen a place in your dreams and a hundred times in Youtube, it's truly special to finally see it in front of you. Referring largely to my trip to Everest base Camp in 2016, this episode contains heaps of inspiration to help you feel what it's like to realize a dream.
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Episode 1 is an introduction discussing my obese Body Mass Index (BMI), my fears and the achievements I managed to reach despite them. Reaching Everest Base Camp, The rim of Kilimanjaro and Open Water Swimming in the Mersey. It’s not about what I’ve done, it’s a flavour of what you could do.
Episode 2 How The Tortoise Won That Race, looks at using humility to recognise your physical capabilities and work within them and still believe in yourself enough to do a Marathon.
Episode 3 Putting Your Heart Into Your Dreams, looks at the importance of checking your heart rate during training and shows some examples of heart rate analysis. There is also a section discussing heart rate at altitude.
Episode 4 It’s A Stretch But You Can Do It, contains a detailed description of the different stretching exercises that I go through each day to get me moving. The exercises in this routine can be used as part of a Warm Up or Warm Down before or after a Training Session or an event.
Episode 5 9 Ways To Get Moving Again After A Muscle Strain, covers different exercises and routines to help you get moving again after pulling any muscles.
Episode 6 The Dream Of Everest Base Camp, contains lots of inspiration as I recount my trek to Everest Base Camp and look at the mindset which can take you to such amazing places.