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Bear Grylls

Man Vs Wild, Bear Grylls is a powerful speaker. A former SAS soldier, Bear is a true adventurer having conquered the summit of Mount Everest at an early age. A strong communicator and successful author, Bear uses his experiences and knowledge to address audiences leaving them highly motivated.

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Testimonials for Bear Grylls

“I have never had such a positive reaction to a guest speaker before, the team were simply enthralled…an inspiration to all who listened! Somehow you still managed to make the challenges we face in our jobs relevant on a personal level to yours.”
Trading Director, Coca Cola Enterprises    

“Bear was exceptionally well received by the audience; we thought he scored 10 out of 10.”
BP International    

“Your talk went down extremely well with all of our audience, I received special thank you letters from the Chief Executives saying that your speech was the most entertaining we have had to date . One of the best speakers we’ve had in years.”
PricewaterhouseCoopers    

“We absolutely loved him, he was a fantastic after dinner speaker”.
Reuters
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Bear Grylls's Biography

Man Vs Wild, Bear Grylls is a powerful speaker. A former SAS soldier, Bear is a true adventurer having conquered the summit of Mount Everest at an early age.  A strong communicator and successful author, Bear uses his experiences and knowledge to address audiences leaving them highly motivated.

Bear Grylls has become known around the world as one of the most recognized faces of survival and outdoor adventure. His journey to this acclaim started in the UK on the Isle of Wight, where his late father taught him to climb and sail.   Trained from a young age in martial arts, Bear went on to spend three years as a soldier in the British SpecialForces, serving with 21 SAS. It was here that he perfected many of the skills that his fans all over the world enjoy watching him pit against mother-nature. Despite a free-fall parachuting accident in Africa, where he broke his back in three places, and after enduring months in military rehabilitation, Bear went on to become one of the youngest ever climbers to reach the summit of Mount Everest.  

Bear went on to star in Discovery Channel’s Emmy nominated Man Vs Wild and Born Survivor TV series, which has become one of the most watched shows on the planet, reaching an estimated 1.2 billion viewers.   Off screen, Bear has lead record-breaking expeditions, from Antarctica to the Arctic, which in turn have raised over $2.5million for children around the world. In recognition for his expertise and service, Bear was appointed as the youngest ever Chief Scout to 28 million Scouts worldwide, was awarded an honorary commission as a Lieutenant-Commander in the Royal Navy, and has authored 10 books, including the No 1 Bestseller: Mud Sweat & Tears.  

Bear has a natural talent for communication and his speaking and TV shows has brought him worldwide acclaim. As a motivational speaker, he has addressed corporations all around the world on his experiences on Everest and how these can help us in our life and business environments. He is among the most in-demand speakers in the world. Bear’s first book, ‘Facing Up’, went into the top-10 best seller list, and was launched in the USA titled, ‘The Kid who climbed Everest’. Worldwide this book has touched people through its enduring honesty, courage and humility.   He has gone on to write 11 books, including four teenager fiction survival books titled Mission Survival, and adult books ranging from Scouting (Living Wild) to Born Survivor, Facing the Frozen Ocean and Great Outdoor Adventures. He has also authored a book written very personally for his three children on how to live a fulfilling life, titled With Love Papa. His latest book, his remarkable autobiography, Mud Sweat & Tears, stayed for nine weeks at No 1 in the Sunday Times Bestseller List in the UK.

Speaking Topics Include

The Close Connection & Realities of Teamwork
Honesty & Courage in an Intense Environment: It Comes from Inside
Born Survivor: Bear Grylls