Bear Grylls's Blog
March 1, 2016
Bear Grylls on risking his life, THAT controversial episode with his son and his latest celebrity adventure show.
How does former SAS soldier Bear Grylls persuade cosseted celebrities like Kate Winslet and President Obama to rough it in the wild, eating urine-stewed mice and scaling sheer cliff faces in howling gales?
February 11, 2016
The company is leveraging Disney’s remake of “The Jungle Book” and Grylls’ survivalist TV series
Airbnb is running a campaign spotlighting its more unusual listings, like private islands and treehouses, to encourage people to base their bookings on passions as much as destinations.
Capitalizing on Disney’s remake of “The Jungle Book” and Bear Grylls’ ‘Man vs Wild’ television series, Airbnb will be offering discounts on treehouse and private island listings.
December 14, 2015
Survival expert reveals he shared a special moment with the leader of the free world during filming of television documentary.
Bear Grylls, the survival expert, has disclosed he prayed with Barack Obama, the US president, during the filming of his latest documentary in the Alaskan wilderness.
Grylls said he spent “special” time with Obama, who admitted he felt like he had been “living in a bubble” during his time in the White House.
December 10, 2015
Obama said one of his favorite moments of the year was filming his episode of Running Wild with Bear Grylls.
“The landscape was breathtaking, and so were the very real effects of climate change, which become hard to ignore when the ice is melting into your hands,” he said in his interview of his trek through the Alaskan wilderness. “I thought it was important to talk about protecting the only planet we have, but I never thought I’d be Running Wild with Bear Grylls.”
The episode Obama is refer...
November 3, 2015
Action man Bear Grylls has brought his namesake ‘Survival Academy’ to the region to help participants push themselves to new limits.Hareth Al Bustani finds his breaking point
When you find yourself running after a bright yellow van in the wilderness, it is appropriate to question the decisions that took you to that point.
Add 40C, a very heavy backpack and just three litres of water to last the next 24 hours and things can quickly go from bad to worse.
October 15, 2015
Scouts is about fun, challenges and adventure!
We are the UK’s biggest mixed youth organisation. We change lives by offering 6- to 25-year-olds fun and challenging activities, unique experiences, everyday adventure and the chance to help others so that we make a positive impact in communities.
Scouts helps children and young adults reach their full potential. Scouts develop skills including teamwork, time management, leadership, initiative, planning, communication, self-motivation, cultural a...
The Wilderness Foundation harnesses the positive power of nature to change lives. Their years of experience have consolidated theirbelief in the irreplaceable quality of wilderness as a catalyst for transformational personal growth and change. Wilderness feels it is critical for the future of the planet that our wild places are cherished and maintained, otherwise our existing social and environmental futures will be in grave jeopardy. Every year, they organise opportunities for groups and ind...
October 7, 2015
They’ve been training in the wind. They’ve been training in the rain. They’ve been training in the snow – well, not quite snow but it’s definitely been a bit chilly. And now This Morning’s intrepid team have finally faced Bear Grylls’ Survival Race, tackling a gruelling five kilometres of hills, mud, water and obstacles!
October 5, 2015
MARKS & Spencer is to stock Latin American premium water brand Aquaçai, which is endorsed by Bear Grylls, in its department stores and Simply Food outlets.
Aquaçai, which claims to be the among the purest bottled water drinks in the world, was launched yesterday at Grylls’ Survival Race, which took place at London’s Trent Park.
September 29, 2015
Bettyhas teamed up with China’s Shanghai Media Group (SMG) to produce new adventure seriesSurvivor Gamesfronted by Bear Grylls which will air across China on Dragon TV.
The 1290-min series is co-produced with Discovery Networks Asia-Pacific, Bear Grylls Ventures (BGV) and SMG production arm DocuChina.
Survivor Games will feature eight celebrities as they battle to survive12days in the wildtackling all that the jungle and Bear can throw at them.