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Ben Fogle

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Motivational Speaker, Explorer and TV Presenter

Ben Fogle is a well-loved adventurer and television presenter, who is an inspirational and motivational speaker on subjects such as teamwork and overcoming adversity.

Ben came to the public eye when he appeared on the BBC’s Castaway reality show, in which he was marooned on an island in the Outer Hebrides for a year. His warmth and charisma won a wealth of fans, and he quickly became a regular face on British TV.

Ben has presented numerous programmes including Animal Park, Countryfile, Wild in Africa, Wild on the West Coast, Crufts, One Man and His Dog, Country Tracks, Extreme Dreams, A Year of Adventures, Storm City, Harbour Lives, Countrywise and Fisherman’s Lives, and his most recent series New Lives in the Wild.

Known for being a keen explorer and adventurer he has taken on many challenges including climbing Mount Everest, rowing across the Atlantic, racing across Antarctica to the South Pole and has crossed the deserts of the Empty Quarter in the Middle East.

Ben has also run the Marathon Des Sables, swam from Alcatraz to San Francisco.
He has had published nine books including The Teatime Islands, Outposts, The Crossing, Race to the Pole, The Accidental Adventurer, The Accidental Naturalist, Labrador, Land Rover, English.

A fellow of the Royal Geographic Society, he is ambassador to WWF, Tusk and Hearing Dogs for the Deaf and Patron of The Red Cross and United Nations.


Ben Fogle is a popular choice of keynote speaker and has hosted numerous awards. Ben covers subjects such as –

• Teamwork
• Overcoming Adversity
• Sustainability/environment
• Leadership & Overcoming Challenges

Ben can also, blend together his stories to deliver humorous after dinner speeches