Labelling Paula Reid a ‘polar explorer and around the world sailor’ is somewhat of a disservice. To accurately describe her in one summarisable sentence is almost impossible! Paula’s ‘Live life to the full’ motto has enabled her to accomplish 117 (and counting) life-changing activities on her ‘living life list’ including: a 10 month voyage around the world (the wrong way!) by yacht (with no experience!); a six week trek to the South Pole (succumbing to excruciatingly painful ‘polar thigh’ one week in); paddling 300 miles down the Mekong River (after purchasing a dug-out canoe from a bemused Cambodian tribe); kayaking the Thames and, cycling the length of the UK! Aside from her adventurous, and sometimes, life-threatening escapades, Paula’s life mission is to empower others to push themselves to accomplish feats previously thought impossible, big or small. Paula will remind you to start taking advantage of every precious moment spent on earth!
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Adventure Travel Show
The lovely people at the Adventure Travel Show are offering Off the Ropes podcast listeners a 40% discount on tickets for their weekend of talks, seminars & workshops on all things adventure & travel to be held at London’s Olympia 21-22nd January 2017. Paula Reid, as well as previous podcast guests: Nathan Millward, Sean Conway, Laura Bingham, Masha Gordon, Dave Cornthwaite and Natalia Cohen will be speaking, & we’ll be there too, so be great to say hello!
Visit www.adventureshow.com to buy tickets & enter ‘offtheropes’ to claim your discount.
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