Four continents, six Ironman, Norseman and countless marathons and ultra-distance events later, french adventurer Perrine Fage tackled one of the world’s toughest endurance triathlons last year: The Mighty Arch-2-Arc, from London’s Marble Arch to France’s Arc De Triomphe. Leaving her life as a lawyer in France, she currently works at beIN Sports in Qatar, pursuing her passion for sports. Each year, she discovers new horizons, surpasses her physical and mental limits, and travels all around the world with her bike. “ I am just me, I am free, I just do what I want”, she says.
Leaving a career in Financial Technology Services, and finding a unique market gap in Karachi, Adnan is on a mission to make Karachi a city worth training for endurance events as the Co-Owner of CORE gym. For him it's about committing to a specific training plan, pushing himself harder each day so he can live life to the fullest. Whether or not you're planning on training for a major endurance event, it's worth learning from Adnan on how to balance work, family and training.
A courageous young woman from Chitral, Pakistan with a passion for football on a mission to empower women through sports - Karishma Ali has battled stereotypical views of a community rooted in patriarchy, and she is proof to never back down and to confront the odds. This feature is a peek into Karishma’s journey and we hope it inspires you to stay grounded and develop unwavering self-belief.
This week’s giant Nameer Shamsi, is a great example of unwavering discipline, commitment and persistence in the face of odds and inspires us to not settle for mediocrity. Nameer Shamsi is currently the Program Director and Founder at one of the top tennis academies in Pakistan, The Shamsi Tennis Academy. He has pursued tennis since the age of 11, and was Pakistan’s Number 1 Tennis Player Under 13-16 between 2008-2010. He’s living his passion and we hope you find the courage to live your passions too.
Meet Usman Iqbal - A giant living in disguise in Karachi, Pakistan. He’s a multi-faceted individual who is passionate about football, climbing mountains, marine biology and ocean ecology. Usman’s comical personality is captivating and his energy is contagious - a perfect balance of adventure, intellect and humour.
This week’s feature is a giant beast! Ovais Hanafi is one of a kind, an insane adventurer, hard core runner and an unconventional man. He truly lives his life on the edge, facing adversities and finds his power through mental and physical challenges. His interior is as tough as his exterior. We hope you find your inner strength and inspiration through his experiences.
We’re stoked to have the talented and a very familiar individual from Karachi, Pakistan, Ali Khurshid - A creative photographer and Founder of Lighthouse Photography, Karachi. He’s literally always on the run, come rain or shine, at photoshoots, training, cycling or out and about around Karachi rescuing animals. He’s humble by nature, but we’ve managed to scratch the surface of what makes Ali a true giant in disguise.