Ep 7: Tim Jarvis AM, Welcome to the Explorer Club

Today we sit down with polar explorer, speaker, film maker and environmental scientist  Tim Jarvis. A very cool, interview in many ways that is likely hard to not be inspire anyone to try harder to fulfill the dreams they had as a child, to explore the uncharted and to live a life worth living, even if it all seems scary.

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Tim’s latest focus project is ‘25zero’ – www.25zero.com

In today’s interview we hear about how Tim’s ‘explorer club’ as a young boy has guided his conquering Antarctica. Including replicating Sir Douglas Mawson’s and Sir Ernest Shackleton’s historic Antarctic expeditions, and a further record breaking Antarctic crossing in 1999.

Tim is Author of multiple books including Shackleton’s Epic we highly recommend and Mawson: Life and Death in Antarctica. Check out Tim’s books via here.

We go on a fascinating journey from what goes into preparing for such monumental expeditions, how to build a team that’s got what it takes, knowing your limits, how it is everyone’s responsibility to help save Antarctica and much much more.

You can find Tim via www.timjarvis.org or LinkedIn

Real People is a podcast hosted by Jason Dunstone, the founder and managing director of Square Holes, 25 years conducting research and interviews with average and not so average people, as well as interviews with key leaders such as innovators, politicians, scientists and experts. He has have been lucky to meet such wonderful and intelligent people, and have such fascinating discussions, but these are often largely deciphered down to research findings, insightful quotes, statistics et cetera for reports. Real People opens up such conversations for people like you

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