023 EnduranceThursday · Henry Worsley · Exceptional Explorer In Shackleton’s Footsteps

Henry Worsley is a superior adventurer, a Lieutenant Colonel in the British Army, with his book In Shackleton’s Footsteps: A Return to the Heart of the Antarctic a captivating author and change maker. Being a descendant of Frank Worsley, the skipper and captain of the Endurance, he undertook an extraordinary expedition to follow in the footsteps of his forbears to the heart of the Antarctic. Apart from this he helped set up The Shackleton Foundation which aims to support people who embody the leadership style and spirit of Ernest Shackleton.

Henry’s Book Recommendations
· The Worst Journey in the World by Apsley Cherry-Garrard
· Endurance: Shackleton’s Incredible Voyage by Alfred Lansing
· Blind Flight: An Evil Cradling by Brian Keenan
· Touching the Void: The True Story of One Man’s Miraculous Survival by Joe Simpson

Henry’s Quote
· ‘Even in the depth of winter there was within me an invincible summer.’ by Albert Camus

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