Chris Ryan

SAS Hero and Best Selling Author

Chris Ryan is a Best Selling Author, Broadcaster, Motivational Speaker and Former SAS Soldier. Chris Ryan was a member of the SAS eight-man team chosen for the 'Bravo Two Zero' mission. Chris made history with the "longest escape and evasion by an SAS trooper or any other soldier".

His eight day escape is the longest known in SAS history.

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  • Leadership
  • Motivation
  • Triumph over Adversity
  • Teamwork


He presents in English.

How he presents

In his relaxed manner he will capture your every thought with his spell binding story.


  • Ruthless
  • Missing
  • Seige
  • Most Wanted
  • Hard Target
  • Ultimate Weapon
  • The Increment
  • Chris Ryan's Ultimate Survival Guide
  • Chris Ryan's SAS Fitness Book
  • The One That Got Away

In Detail

In 1984, Chris Ryan joined 22nd SAS, the regular Regiment, and completed three tours which took him to many parts of the world on operations and exercises. During the 'Bravo Two Zero' mission, the team were dropped behind the Iraqi enemy lines during the 1st Gulf War in 1991. Out of the initial eight SAS soldiers, three of the team were killed in action, and four were captured. Only Chris escaped. During his escape, Chris Ryan trekked over 200 miles in eight days on foot, in both the freezing cold and baking sun, and often in full view of enemy patrols. Since leaving the SAS, Chris is now a military consultant and a computer games designer and has co-devised and consulted on ITV1's military action drama Ultimate Force.


If ever there was an example of winning against the odds, this is it. Hearing his survival experience is truly inspiring and boosts your own motivation.


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