Matt P

Matt P

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"Commit to something. Put your balls on the line. Then figure it out" World Record Holder for the Highest Altitude Reached by a Taxi - 17,143ft. Matt has lived and worked in the United Kingdom, Australia and Hong Kong. He has been flying aircraft since the age of sixteen. After completing his degree he served for six years in the Royal Air Force flying Tucanos and Hawks before being subject to the UK Defence cuts. Since his teenage years he has travelled to almost one hundred countries. Some of the more interesting include: Argentina, Bolivia, Bosnia, Chile, China, Falkland Islands, Indonesia, Iran, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Lesotho, Nepal, Norway, Russia, Peru, the Philippines, Saudi Arabia, Tanzania, Tibet, Turkmenistan, the UAE, Ukraine and Uzbekistan. Over the years he has been sponsored by big brands such as GoPro and featured by Red Bull. Matt is an ambassador for Powertraveller and a pioneer for the Adventurists. He has ascended various famous peaks across five continents, with the highest being just short of 20,000ft (6000m). As a British Military Overseas Expedition Leader he led several multi-discipline expeditions across the world and gained experience in the selection of HM Forces next generation of Officers. Matt is currently flying out of Hong Kong and working freelance in various disciplines. There's more in the pipeline and he's always open to suggestions, opportunities and pushing boundaries. Founder of the Matt Prior Adventure Academy: https://vimeo.com/116843516 More Info: www.mattprior.co.uk and www.mpadventureacademy.com