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For all my latest news follow me on Twitter @redszell The Holman Prize – Latest My Holman Prize adventure is underway! You can keep up to date on how my training for Project Extreme Blind Triathlon is going by following me on Twitter. And applications for the 2019 Holman Prize for Blind Ambition are now…

Epic Fail

With so much emphasis on success nowadays, failure has become a dirty word.  The media in particular wants winners. Failure is not ‘inspirational’. It’s easy to forget that we learn by our mistakes. But in a rollercoaster year Matthew and I have a scarily bad day on the hill to thank for teaching us a…

Holman Prize – Latest News

I’m just back from San Francisco Lighthouse for the Blind – the organisers of the Holman Prize. During this welcome week I met my fellow prizewinners, conducted a climbing lesson at Mission Cliffs, learned how to salsa and visited Alcatraz (see pictures below). The countdown to my Holman Prize adventure has begun… For more information…

***STOP PRESS***

The 2018 Holman Prize I am delighted to announce that I have been awarded this prestigious international prize for blind adventurers. Launched in 2017 by the San Francisco LightHouse For The Blind to ‘support the emerging adventurousness and can-do spirit of blind and low vision people worldwide…the Prize provides financial backing for three individuals to…