Ed Buckingham is a truly inspirational and a motivational man. Working for the Royal Mail for 28 years, an adventurer and author from his native origin of Cornwall. Coming from a background of hill and coastal walkers Ed has through sheer hard work and determination turned himself into a world class athlete. At the culmination of his quest, he emerges as a capable climber, fit and strong, competing in triathlons running full and ultra marathons, climbing mountains and delivering the post.
Adventurer Speech Topics
The majority of us can watch an episode of the Wish You * Personal Resilience
Were Here program without it having that much effect on us. * Remaining Positive
But that trip to Kilimanjaro was to have a life changing * The Unknown
effect on Ed. The draw of Kilimanjaro and the high * Achieve Against The Odds
mountains of the world would change his life forever. * Inspirational To Others
There have been setbacks along the way nearly costing “Ed was kind enough to be the guest
his life from a fall on Cho Oyu, the sixth highest mountain speaker at the Tamar Business
in the world. Drawn to the high places, Ed embarked on a Network breakfast. Not only did he share
journey that would take him to the highest mountain on each his remarkable endeavours in climbing
of the 7 Continents. It actually involved ten summits. Besides he also spoke about the huge setbacks
Cho Oyu Ed climbed Mont Blanc in Western Europe, the Eiger he has faced along the way.
and Matterhorn in Switzerland and the far remote Papua New Ed has a freshness which allows him as
Guinea summit of Carstenz Pyramid in Australasia. a speaker to be unique, spontaneous
Notable Qualifications and Accomplishments and memorable – thanks Ed
Ed was the first and only Cornishman to climb Everest from Julie Mazzoni, Quickstore
Tibet in 2011.
Awarded the Cornish Gorsedh for Exceptional Endeavour in
2013 in recognition of raising the Cornish St Piran’s flag on Everest.
Ed is the Author of the book titled 7 Summits published in
What Value do I Bring?
An inspirational and motivational person to those seeking a
dream or wanting to do something that you may have thought
impossible. Anything is possible even with a limited fund or
skill level. Explore all avenues to seek that possibility. Do
not live a life of regrets. If the time is right for you, go for it.
People should be praised for having the drive, desire,
determination, personality and the enthusiasm. There is no
guide book to life.
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