Party in Hawaii!
When the crew of Sea Dragon land in Honolulu at the end of March a beach clean-up and after party will be waiting for us, thanks to Sustainable Coastlines Hawaii. For all of our Hawaiian friends, please do come on down to the event on 31st March at Kewalo Basin, and then to the evening event from 6pm at Fresh cafe, 831 Queen Street. The press release is below for more details… FOR IMMEDIATE...
How to Tweet from a Sat Phone
To send tweets from a satellite phone follow these steps: 1) Set up an account on www.twittermail.com linking your Twitter profile with an email address. Part of this process involves you selecting an email address, so for example’s sake let’s say this address is firstname.lastname@example.org 2) Switch on sat phone 3) Open a new SMS message 4) Type your message as follows:...
DaveCorn Newsletter Mar' 12 - To the Sea
Good morning from Mexico! After an epic run of 50 talks in 2012, ending with an intimate little gig in London’s new National Geographic store on Tuesday night, I’m now preparing for my next two expeditions and, thankfully, a whole bunch of new stories! Expedition1000 No.5: Sail - Pacific Ocean On the 15th March I’ll be one of 11 people setting sail from Cabo, Mexico on Pangaea...
The world is getting smaller, we’re told, but as far as I’m concerned it’s about...– - Taken from Dave Cornthwaite guest blog for Alex Hibbert > Read ‘Doing It My Way’
Doing It My Way
Last June I guest blogged on polar explorer Alex Hibbert’s website. This just popped up on Google and it still seems relevant. > Read the article, here
Interview with Michael Turtle
Orla O’ Muiri interviews travel writer and beer lover, Michael Turtle… 1.What’s the absolute best part of travelling? My favourite bit of travelling is that every day is different and you never know what to expect. I have no idea where I will be in a few days time and what I’ll be doing because I never plan in advance. It keeps life pretty exciting. 2.How do you make your...
We celebrate birthdays, where all you have to do is not die for 365 days!– Drew Dudley, Everyday Leadership, TEDx Toronto
Expedition1000: Apply to join Missouri Swim...
For 50 days, between August 10th and the end of September 2012, Dave Cornthwaite will be swimming 1000 miles along the Lower Missouri River in the USA, between Yankton, SD and St Louis, MO. For the first time in six years Dave is opening up applications for a dedicated support team to join one of his expeditions; helping to create, document and ensure completion of the most testing acts of...
An Interview with Glow Magazine
DAVE CORNTHWAITE: A MODERN RENNAISANCE MAN by MELANIE GOW Dave Cornthwaite is a romantic. I don’t mean the sort of guy who turns up on Valentine’s Day with a bunch of garage forecourt flowers and a table booked, I mean an early 16th Century man imbued with idealism, passion, chivalry, and a desire for adventure. Back in the day they would have written epic poems about men like him, today...
Interview: Mississippi Challenge 2013
In May 2013 Sam Norman, Matt Fraser and Harry Hogg will begin their 2320mile journey down the length of the Mississippi river by kayak in aid of Help for Heroes. By Orla O’Muiri 1. Why did you pick the Mississippi? Matt: We actually looked at a few of the world’s great rivers before we settled on the Mississippi. The Yangtze and the Nile were on our original research list but...