Ben Fogle

Television Presenter, Adventurer & Writer

Ben Fogle is an award-winning Broadcaster and adventurer. He has written 9 Sunday Times Bestselling books and is the former United Nations Patron of the Wilderness. Ben has climbed Mount Everest, rowed across the Atlantic, raced across Antarctica to the South Pole and crossed the deserts of the Empty Quarter in the Middle East.

"A well known media personality and great motivator"

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  • Entertainment
  • Awards
  • Overcoming Adversity and Challenges
  • The Environment
  • Motivation


He presents in English and is fluent in Spanish.

How he presents

Ben's presentations are entertaining and inspiring, and he is equally at home hosting or giving a motivational speech, adding prestige to any event.

Books & Media

  • The Accidental Adventurer
  • Offshore: In Search of an Island of My Own
  • The Crossing: Conquering the Atlantic in the World's Toughest Rowing Race (with James Cracknell)
  • The Teatime Islands: Adventures in Britain's Faraway Outposts (short listed for the WH Smith's people's award for Best Travel book)

In Detail

A former Reservist in the Royal Navy, Ben first appeared on the BBC's Castaway, in which he was marooned on an island in the Outer Hebrides for a year. Ben has since presented numerous programmes including Animal Park, Countryfile and has made documentaries on Prince William in Africa, disease in Ethiopia, Captain Scott in Antarctica and Crocodiles in Botswana. Ben has travelled extensively in South and Central America and has toured the world for various broadcasting assignments to more than 200 places.


Ben has vast media experience, and his life has been action-packed on assignments that have taken him around the world. In his presentations he speaks about his personal experience and shows how to live differently.


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Skills Awards

Ben Fogle’s speech was perfect for our event. It was light-hearted and very interesting. He engaged with the whole audience – wonderful.

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