At 22, Colin faced a near-fatal accident in Thailand, igniting a fire within him to surpass every limit set before him.  From learning to walk again to embarking on the most grueling adventures across the globe, Colin has been on a relentless pursuit of pushing boundaries.  Colin became a 10-time world-record holding explorer and the first person in history to cross the entire continent of Antarctica solo, unsupported, and fully human powered. 

His world record projects include:

  • Explorer’s Grand Slam and the Seven Summits  (2016)

Summiting the highest peak on each continent, as well as the North and South Pole in 139 days.

  • 50 High Points  (2018)

Summiting the highest point in each US state in 21 days 

  • The Impossible First  (2018)

The first solo, unsupported, and human powered crossing of Antarctica a

  • The Impossible Row (2019)

First team to cross the Drake Passage in a rowboat

Colin’s success extends into entrepreneurship, life, and impact through his nonprofit and various businesses, partnerships, and communities.  His book, The Impossible First, chronicling his adventures in Antarctica is a New York Times bestseller and is now being adapted into a major motion picture.  In 2022, Colin launched a global movement alongside his second book, The 12-Hour Walk.  Colin’s endeavors have enabled him to inspire millions across the globe, demonstrating that with determination, there are truly no limits to what we can achieve.

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