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Overview

  • 81 references 57 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in English; learning French, Italian, Spanish, Swiss German
  • 48, Male
  • Member since 2006
  • Transformational Coach
  • Boat Life
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About Me

Transformational coach and AirBnB superhost

Kite Surfer
Woman Whisperer
Superfood Acro Yogi
Splenic Projector (Human Design)
'Best Year of my Life' coaching program since 2017

My mission in life is to live with grace and power and to be a catalyst for others.

My philosophy for living is 'Minimalist Abundance'. I have everything that I need and nothing that I do not. I like my space to be clean, clear and functional on every level - physically, energetically and socially.

NB I GET A LOT OF REQUESTS AND UNFORTUNATELY DON'T HAVE TIME TO ANSWER ALL OF THEM. I do try to respond to personal messages where someone has taken the time to read my profile...

Why I’m on Couchsurfing

I'm focussed on my current projects so don't have as much time to host any more but still try to do so when I can. I would love to meet travellers who are as confident in their own immunity as I am.

If you are more afraid of COVID-1984 than you are of your government then I am not the right host for you. NB I only host unvaxxed guests as I am affected by shedding. Please TELL ME YOUR VAX STATUS with your enquiry - sadly it seems that most CSers are involved in the clinical trials for this new technology...

Interests

If it is something to do with living a more healthy and inspired life then I will probably be interested in it. If it isn't then I probably won't be...

  • kite surfing
  • acroyoga
  • human design
  • conscious relating
  • energetic bodywork
  • organic plant based nutrition
  • radical authenticity
  • sexual alchemy
  • the work of byron katie
  • transformational coaching.

Music, Movies, and Books

Favourite and most recently enjoyed on top!

BOOKS

Atlas Shrugged - Ayn Rand
The Fountainhead - Ayn Rand
Does Woman Exist - Dario Salas Sommer
Loving What Is - Byron Katie

The Power of Now - Eckhart Tolle
Gaia - James Lovelock
The Road Less Travelled - M. Scott Peck
The Teachings of Don Juan - Carlos Castaneda
Knowledge of Higher Worlds - Rudolf Steiner
Blink! - Malcolm Gladwell
The Gift of Fear - Gavin de Becker
Wild Swans - Jung Chang

MOVIES

The Gentlemen
La Belle Vert (the Green Beautiful)
The Princess Bride
The Intouchables
Flight!
Fight Club
To Kill a Mockingbird with Gregory Peck's as Atticus
Into the Wild
BABEL
Crash!
Withnail and I

MUSIC

L'Entourloop
Nora en Pure
Jodi Martin
Emily Arin

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

Created "Best Year Of My Life" coaching programme
Created Bare Fish Swimming - helping adults to overcome fears and swim further faster and easier - coached swimming all around Australia, NZ and also in Japan, UK and the US.

Trained to be a Steiner/Waldorf Teacher
Studied 5 years at Cambridge University

Hydrofoil kite surfing on Koh Phangan
Lived in Australia for 11 years

Raced 7 Ironman Triathlons in 3 continents including the World Championships in Kona, Hawaii. 2005
Dancing naked in the streets in a rainstorm with a view of Sydney Harbour Bridge
National Rowing Champion and Henley Regatta winner in 1997

Spent 2 months in retreat with a tantric master

Teach, Learn, Share

Boating life and how to live abundantly in tune with your surroundings
Deep inner work. Learning to be comfortable with being uncomfortable.
Natural immunity and optimal health. 'Terrain Theory' as an alternative to 'Germ Theory'

Countries I’ve Visited

China, Finland, France, Iceland, Italy, Japan, Latvia, Mexico, New Zealand, Norway, Switzerland, United States, Uruguay

Countries I’ve Lived In

Argentina, Australia, Indonesia, Spain, Thailand, United Kingdom

Old School Badges

  • 10 Vouches
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