Ranulph Fiennes

Ranulph Fiennes is the only man alive ever to have travelled around the Earth's circumpolar surface (more people have been on the Moon!)

His record-breaking expeditions include travel by riverboat, hovercraft, manhaul sledge, skidoo, Land Rover and ski...

The World's Greatest Living Explorer

This is the official website of Ran Fiennes, described by The Guinness Book of Records as “the world’s greatest living explorer”. That was back in 1984 since when he has broken many more world records and led many more expeditions to remote regions.

This site is your complete resource for all aspects of Sir Ranulph's inspiring and fascinating career. For over 40 years he has lived through countless life-threatening experiences. Just reading about the many exploits of Britain’s most famous explorer is breath-taking which is why we encourage you to visit this website.

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2015 Marathon des Sables

This year, intrepid explorer Sir Ranulph Fiennes will take on one of the biggest challenges of his life by competing in the Marathon des Sables ultra-marathon for Marie Curie. The event takes place on 4 - 14 April 2015 and sees Sir Ranulph attempt to run 156 miles (251km) over just six days in the blistering 50°C heat of the Saharan Desert.

Please follow this link to find out more and how you can help