Mark  Beaumont

Mark Beaumont

Mark Beaumont is an athlete, broadcaster & ambassador. He has celebrated a decade of world firsts, pushing ultra-endurance, sharing inspiring journeys and helping businesses to perform. Mark Beaumont’s documentaries, events and books about ultra-endurance and adventure have taken audiences to over 100 countries. Mark started on the bike with the World and the Americas, then into the oceans in the Arctic and the Atlantic, before presenting for the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games, then back on the bike with Africa Solo. In 2017 he set out to cycle around the world in 80 days and set a record of 78 days, 14 hours and 40 minutes for 18,032 miles breaking 2 official Guinness World Records, and the previous record by over 40 days. He has published books on each of his cycling expeditions. Outside of sport and broadcasting, Mark is a business ambassador and speaker, as well as working with a number of charities and educational organisations.