I've been on the move since 2005, when it became obvious that my cat enjoyed life more than I did. I'm now a self-propelled record-breaking adventurer, motivational speakerauthor of multiple books, maker of little films and founder of SayYesMore; which nudges people towards finding out what they're really capable of.

 

WORKSHOPS

Join Dave for a masterclass in adventure planning, filming, editing, making a living from your passions and a variety of other workshops Kick start that new career or adventure in style. 

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COMPETITION TIME

Last October I visited Ontario, Canada and now, alongside Ontario Travel and Active Traveller Magazine, we've created an opportunity for you to win an 8-day all-inclusive trip. 

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EXPEDITION1000

Twenty-five different journeys, each over 1000 miles, each using a different form of non-motorised transport. This is the project that keeps me adventuring and gives me some identity in a crazy world.

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In terms of ambition and persistence, Dave’s Expedition1000 would be difficult to equal. I wish him the very best of luck and willpower to help him complete his mammoth task.
— Sir Ranulph Fiennes


POWERS

SPEAKING

Making the seemingly impossible and breathtakingly simple. Challenge, motivate and activate.

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WRITING

Books, articles and a thought-provoking blog. Join me for a series of journeys and stories on life and adventure

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FILMMAKING

From mid-adventure video blogs to prize-winning short films, brew a cuppa, sit back and relax...

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"Comfort kills ambition."