He came up with the idea and will lead the adventure from start to finish at the helm of his sailboat, the Maewan.
He has gone through several passports, has seen more places in a single lifetime than anyone could possibly dream of, and endured the most extreme conditions exploring the wildest regions on Earth.
He is a world-class ice climber, BASE jumper, and big wall climber.
Erwan is a certified UIAGM/IFMGA mountain guide, experience sailor, and explorer. He possesses over 20 years of experience participating in expeditions around the world.
For the last 10 years he has worked as the International Events and Sponsoring Manager at Petzl. Both he and his team have created the world’s single greatest rock climbing event, the “Petzl RocTrip”.
His major achievements
Super Canaleta, Fitz Roy, Patagonia, 2nd winter ascent, 2001.
Base jumping: 350 jumps throughout the world, including several in Yosemite and Canada.
Safety manager for several Mike Horn expeditions from 2007 to 2012.
Several expeditions to the Himalaya.
Ice and rock climbing in Canada, Norway, Sweden, Scotland, China, …
18 mountaineering expeditions all over the world from 2000 to 2014, including the Himalaya, Patagonia, and Antarctica.
Sailing: establishing new routes in Greenland’s fjords, 2013.
First and only ice climbing ascent of Cascade de l’Oule waterfall (300m), French Alps, 2013.