About EDGE Travel Worldwide
Scheduled and Private UK & International Adventure Trips for all abilities throughout the calendar year to accommodate the levels, beginner, intermediate, advanced and extreme.
Each experience is unique bringing likeminded people and incredible places together, to get the best out of both. Our clients are members of the public, Charity organisations and private groups.
With over 25 years of experience in UK & International Adventure Trips, EDGE Travel Worldwide has developed a strong applied philosophy; where we encourage and facilitate people to set goals and DO more. Once we are doing what we set as a goal, we start to FEEL more and that is the important moment where we then start to BE more. We are always in search of DO more FEEL more BE more
Founded by David Pickles
Who is behind the brand EDGE Travel Worldwide? Dave Pickles is founder and owner of the adventure travel brand EDGE Travel Worldwide specialising in UK & International Adventure Trips.
Dave is also founder and owner of the brands Performance To Summit specialising in online and face to face fitness, training, health & wellbeing sessions, Team Engage specialising in working with corporate, sports club and charity organisations in developing individuals and teams to know their self, method and mind in order to increase personal and team performance and co-founder and co-owner of EP Global Events and the World’s Highest OCR, specialising in extreme world record breaking sporting events worldwide.
An expert in having organised and lead civilian and military expeditions in remote and austere environments throughout the world over the past 25 years in jungle, arctic, mountain and desert environments.
Ex British military, having served on international deployments including Afghanistan, with a wealth of experience and knowledge that he has brought into the world of adventure, fitness, team energisers, leadership and staff development programmes, military camps, bushcraft & Survival experiences and extreme sports.
Dave also provides guest speaker appearances to small groups and global audiences in their thousands; highlighting how to thrive over survive in remote and austere environments, along with how it relates to the ever-changing business environment. First-hand accounts of extreme situations from mountain ascents to being on the front line in a military deployed environment.
As an accomplished mountaineer, combat medic and survival expert, Dave has summited the highest free-standing mountain in the world, Kilimanjaro, over 57 times including running to the top and back down again as a speed event. Taking over 2,800 people with a range of abilities and backgrounds to the summit of Kilimanjaro over the past 20 years, along with organising and leading two previous world records in the crater, leaves no doubt that he is a world leading expert in everything that is successfully summiting and operating on the mountain of Kilimanjaro as a master summiteer.