Dave Pickles of EDGE Travel Worldwide is joining the Everest Challenge as an expert mountaineer to support the Everest Base Camp Team.
Dave has a Bsc (Hons) in Sports Science and Sports Medicine along with a Herbal Medicine Diploma. Additional qualifications as a Physical Training Instructor, Mountain guide, Tour Leader and Arctic & Mountain survival expert. Participated, organised and lead several expeditions worldwide within mountain, jungle, arctic and desert environments, experienced skier mountaineer delivering fitness training and nutrition programmes to members of the public. Ex-military including extensive adventure travel and mountaineering in the Andes, Himalaya and Tien Shan Mountain range. Expert in adventure racing and endurance sports. Life time member of the Royal Geographic Society (British Schools Exploring Society.)