Monthly Archives: August 2019

Mt Toubkal 4,167m and High Atlas Mountains, Morocco Oct 2013

  We were a very mixed and friendly group of 7; three men – me, Benno and Adam and 4 ladies, Lesley, Julie, Annabelle and Kay. On arrival at Marrakesh Airport our old friend and team leader Stephen Pinfold with his local right hand man Ibraham Amzil were there to[…] Read More →

Everest Base Camp Nepal

Our journey to Everest Base Camp Nepal The Team : Roger, Lucas Bateman, Lesley Pender, Annie (Annabelle) Hancock ,Clive Hagley & his youngest son Max, Julie Jones, Jan Meek Our journey to Everest Base Camp on the lower slopes of world’s highest and arguably the most majestic mountain is as[…] Read More →


  Roger is an accomplished public speaker. His stories of adventure, recovery and business have made him a popular, engaging  and entertaining speaker. A range of personal  experiences from expeditions in the Arctic, Rowing the Atlantic, mountains and playing the highest games of Rugby in history; to relating to challenges people face[…] Read More →

Sahara March 2015

To me, the Sahara displays an awe-inspiring uniqueness as did the North Pole. They share extremes of contrasts yet alike in so many ways; legend, mystery and raw beauty. Both can and will kill you if you don’t respect them. The Sahara is the largest non-polar desert on our planet; 3,320,000[…] Read More →

Mt Kilimanjaro 2010 and again in 2012

Mt Kilimanjaro is on the northern border of Tanzania, 200 miles south of the equator. It is the tallest freestanding mountain in the world, rising out of the African plains to an impressive 5,895m (19,340ft) above sea level; not to be underestimated. Myself and friends have embarked on a huge[…] Read More →

Roger’s Bio

Roger Davies; 11.12.47, Soul Mate, Dad and Granddad, ex-violent criminal, business entrepreneur, inspirational speaker and honorary eccentric. For whom the challenges of the Polar Race, Rowing the Atlantic and playing the highest games of Rugby in history are the pinnacles of an ‘interesting’ roller coaster ride of a life. As[…] Read More →