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Alastair Humphreys is a British Adventurer and Author. He has been on expeditions all around the world, travelling through over 80 countries by bicycle, boat and on foot. He was named as one of National Geographic’s Adventurers of the year for 2012.

Brief Bio:
Alastair Humphreys is a British Adventurer, Author and Blogger. He spent over 4 years cycling round the world, a journey of 46,000 miles through 60 countries and 5 continents.
More recently Alastair has walked across southern India, rowed across the Atlantic Ocean, run six marathons through the Sahara desert, completed a crossing of Iceland, busked through Spain and participated in an expedition in the Arctic, close to the magnetic North Pole. He has trekked 1000 miles across the Empty Quarter desert and 120 miles round the M25 – one of his pioneering microadventures. He was named as one of National Geographic’s Adventurers of the year for 2012.

Alastair has written nine books.
www.alastairhumphreys.com
Twitter and Instagram: @al_humphreys

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Photos for Media Use:
You have permission to use and download any of my pictures so long as they are appropriately back-linked and credited. You can see a full selection here. (To download a photo from Flickr click the little downward pointing arrow (bottom right) then ‘View all sizes’). Here are a few shots for media or promotional use:

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A fine old spot to spend the night

Laugavegur trekking route, Iceland

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Taking a break

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Expedition Portrait

Alastair Humphreys Portrait

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