Louis Rudd MBE

Best of luck to Wendy Searle who leaves the UK today to begin her journey to Antarctica to attempt to break the solo female speed record to the South Pole. A...

It’s been an awesome 5 months touring the UK visiting over a 100 schools and cadet centres, completely gratis, talking about Army Adventure Training and my expeditions to Antarctica. A lot...

2019 HONORARY EXPLORER AWARD ANNOUNCEMENT We are excited to introduce you to Louis Rudd MBE, winner of our SES EXPLORER OF THE YEAR AWARD! In 2018/19 Louis undertook the ‘Spirit of Endurance’ Expedition,...

When I was 14 years old, during the school summer holidays, I read a book by Sir Ranulph Fiennes that inspired me to hop on my push bike and cycle 500...

Now that I’m finally home and the dust is beginning to settle I thought I’d write a few lines to summarise the key points of the expedition. It’s been an incredible...

It’s getting close now, less than a week to go before I depart the UK. I’m feeling as well prepared both physically and mentally as I’ve ever been for any expedition....

Pulling together major expeditions such as these can be an emotional rollercoaster. The early phases are always particularly difficult as you are trying to get it off the ground, spread the...

Planning and preparations for the Spirit of Endurance expedition are coming along well. I’m currently tackling fundraising, physical training, selecting and sourcing equipment, clothing, nutrition, logistics support, media plan, route planning...