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After leaving the Royal Marines to run a successful business in Asia, Chris found himself homeless, suffering acute mental illness from crystal meth addiction and working for the Hong Kong triads.

Declining conventional support, Chris rebuilt his life, becoming a qualified pilot, skydiver, adventurer and bestselling author. He has expeditioned to eighty countries across seven continents and raised thousands of pounds for charity.

An extreme-endurance athlete, Chris recently ran an ultra-marathon a day for thirty-seven days, unsupported, the length of Britain, to raise awareness of the alarming rate of veterans suicide.

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Chris firewalked forty metres over red-hot coals to raise money to work with street children in war-torn Mozambique. He has driven volunteer journalists to India and back in an old school bus to highlight global inequality and poverty. Chris was awarded the Second Level Commendation of the Finnish Nation on the grounds of Human Generosity for his ability to inspire others.

While backpacking through every country in North, Central and S...

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Zero negativity and a positive mind.

- Ant Middleton, SAS: Who Dares Wins

There are inspirational life stories and then there is Chris Thrall’s.

- Adrian Simon, CEO Naked Eye

What an absolutely incredible and wonderful thing Chris is doing.

- Tim Johns, BBC

Chris’ ‘can do’ attitude is a real inspiration, making you feel like you can achieve anything

- Darren Hands, Rotary Club of Great Britain

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