Bear Grylls (Full name: Edward Michael Grylls) has become well-known round the world mutually of the foremost recognized faces of survival and out of doors journey. His journey to the present acclaim started within the Great Britain on the islet of Wight, wherever his late father tutored him to climb and sail. Trained from a young age in martial arts, Bear went on to pay 3 years as a soldier within the British United States Army Special Forces, serving with twenty one SAS. it absolutely was here that he formed several of the abilities that his fans everywhere the planet get pleasure from observation him pit against mother-nature.
Despite a free-fall jump accident in continent, wherever he skint his back in 3 places, and when enduring months in military rehabilitation, Bear went on to become one among the youngest ever climbers to succeed in the summit of Mount Everest.
Bear went on to star within the Channel four series: Escape to the Legion and 7 series of the invention Channel’s Emmy appointed television show Man Vs Wild and Born Survivor, that has become one among the foremost watched shows on the earth, reaching associate degree calculable one.2 billion viewers.
Off screen, Bear has lead best expeditions, from Antarctic continent to the Arctic, that successively have raised over $2.5million for kids round the world. In recognition for his experience and repair, Bear was appointed because the youngest ever Chief Scout to over 0.5 1,000,000 scouts within the Great Britain, was awarded associate degree unearned commission as a Lieutenant-Commander within the Royal Navy and as a Lieutenant-Colonel within the notoriously powerful Royal Marines Commandos.
He has authored fifteen books, as well as the No one Bestseller: Mud Sweat & Tears that was voted the foremost powerful book in China for 2012. alternative titles include: True Grit, A Survival Guide always, Born Survivor, Living Wild, nice out of doors Adventures, Facing Up, Facing the Frozen Ocean, To My Sons and 7 children’s fiction novels titled Mission: Survival.