Following on from Osprey's competition to win £500 and a Transporter duffel in August, 9 adventurers have set off on their AdventureProof journeys.
From hundreds of inspiring pitches from the Osprey community, 9 intrepid explorers have been selected to be part of the global AdventureProof journey.
The participants, equipped with a Transporter 95 and £500 towards their trip, will be covering more than 35 countries over the next 12 months and will be undertaking a wide range of exciting activities. Adventures including epic treks into Patagonian winds, volcano drone exploration and a 5,000 mile journey travelled only by sustainable transport!
The adventurers have been placed into relay teams, each team taking their own Transporter 95. The rugged duffel will accompany the adventurers as they explore the world, before finally being passed on to the next participant at end of each journey.
'Team Transporter Red' have begun the first leg of their journey with adventurer Sophie Neary trekking through Nepal while team 'Team Transporter Blue' sets off for the Inca trail with Clare Connelly. As well as the two relay teams we also have one 12 month adventurer who will be exploring south-east Asia before driving the whole length of America in a converted campervan!
The adventure doesn't end with our community either. Osprey Europe athletes Jerome Clementz (Enduro MTB rider), Mike Horn (International Explorer) and Gabriella Edebo (Skier and Climber) will be participating in their own global adventures and relaying another of our Transporter 95s.
You can follow these epic journeys on our OspreyAdventureProof page or by joining us on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, or Email. Why not get involved and show off your own adventures by using #OspreyAdventureProof.
Here's the original competition:
Calling all adventurers! Osprey Europe is searching for 9 individuals, with 9 different thrill seeking adventures to discover new horizons and travel "Around the World in 95 Litres' with our latest Transporter 95 duffel. Each adventurer will win a £500 contribution to help support their trip!
To join this epic adventure, individuals have the exciting opportunity to submit their next big venture for the coming 12 months. On their travels, they will try out our brand new Transporter 95 duffel. Built to be tough, yet comfortable to carry, the Transporter boasts a range of new and adventure-ready features designed to withstand the mo rigorous of journeys; #AdventureProof.
If selected, you will become one of 9 Osprey Ambassadors who will travel around the globe with the Transporter 95; pushing the duffel to the ultimate limits. Individuals can submit either:
- 1 x 12 month adventure starting in October 2017, or;
- 1 x month long venture for 1 of 8 available relay slots between October 2017 & September 2018.
All chosen ambassadors will become the face of the "Around the World in 95 Litres" campaign, sharing their journey with the Osprey community at every milestone. The lucky ambassadors will each receive 1x Transporter 95 duffel & a £500 contribution for their adventure.
To apply, adventure seekers must submit a proposal as to why their planned journey is the most epic of adventures and one that Osprey should support via: https://www.ospreyeurope.com/gb_en/adventureproof-registration/
Closing date for submission: 31st August 2017 (T&C's apply).