Alastair Humphreys

Alastair Humphreys is an adventurer, blogger, author and motivational speaker.

His expeditions include cycling round the world, walking across India and rowing the Atlantic. He has also been named a National Geographic Adventurer of the Year for his pioneering work on the concept of microadventures – adventures that are close to home, cheap, simple, short, yet very effective.

Alastair's six books for Eye include the highly acclaimed The Boy Who Biked the World trilogy – a series of novels for 9–12-year-olds based on his own real-life adventures – plus Moods of Future Joys, Thunder and Sunshine and Ten Lessons from the Road.

He produces a monthly newsletter with the highlights of the blog and important expedition news.