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The Bootcast | S3 - E1 | Survival with Irish Outdoorsman, Adam Ó Ceallaigh

The Bootcast | S3 - E1 | Survival with Irish Outdoorsman, Adam Ó Ceallaigh
This new series of The Bootcast kicks off with a young Irishman, we could all learn a lesson or two from. An accomplished scout and outdoors enthu...

The Bootcast | S2 - E11 | Thoughtful Travel with NotABallerina Amanda Kendle

The Bootcast | S2 - E11 | Thoughtful Travel with NotABallerina Amanda Kendle
The Bootcast | Series 2 - Episode 11. Today's guest is Australian, Amanda Kendle of notaballerina.com. We talk travel highlights, the recent bushf...

The Bootcast | S2 - S10 | Climb This Mountain with Brian Bateson of Climbit.ie

The Bootcast | S2 - S10 | Climb This Mountain with Brian Bateson of Climbit.ie

In this apt episode, Irish Bootstrapper interviews Brian Bateson of Climbit.ie on Mountain Skills, Mental Health and how COVID_19 is seriously affecting his business. 

The Bootcast. Series 2 - Episode 10. Climb This Mountain with Brian Bateson

The Bootcast | S2 - E9 | Business & Bangkok with Rory McNicholas

The Bootcast | S2 - E9 | Business & Bangkok with Rory McNicholas

In this 1 hour episode, we hear from Ruairí McNicholas, an Irishman based near Bangkok, running his own web design business. After trying a few different career paths, Ruairí (or Rory) settled on web work and setup his own business with a friend & partner. Oh and we also hear a shocking travel story that delayed this podcast being done! Tune in and enjoy.

 

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1 Eye On 2 World Records | The Baikal Project

1 Eye On 2 World Records | The Baikal Project

1 Eye On 2 World Records | The Baikal Project.

In February 2020, Irishman, Gary Ó Keefe and an international team set off on a mission to break 2 world records! Irish Bootstrapper caught up with Gary at the 1 Eye On The World HQ workshop back in July 2019 for the preparation stages of this mad mission! To drive 750km on a frozen lake, Lake Baikal in Siberia, Russia. In a custom van, the UAZ and some finely tuned KTM bikes! 

The Baikal Project was born.

The Bootcast | S2 - E6 | Life With A Mug with Barbara Fraile

The Bootcast | S2 - E6 | Life With A Mug with Barbara Fraile

The Bootcast - SE2 - EP#6.
Eugene from Irish Bootstrapper interviews Barbara Fraile, about Life, Travel, overcoming trauma and her latest venture, a book about "money". Enjoy!

#BecomeTheJourney

The Bootcast - SE2 - EP#4 - Building Happy Bay Walls in Sri Lanka with Johnny Wall

The Bootcast - SE2 - EP#4 - Building Happy Bay Walls in Sri Lanka with Johnny Wall
Series 2 | Episode 5 of The Bootcast welcomes Johnny Wall to the hot seat, telling travel tales, on working abroad to his recent venture with the Happy Bay guesthouse in Weligama, Sri Lanka.
Become The Journey.

Living With The Big D (How It All Began - Irish Boostrapper Founder Story)

Living With The Big D (How It All Began - Irish Boostrapper Founder Story)

Living With The Big D.

This is the backstory of the Irish Bootstrapper brand, as told by its Founder, Eugene Devereux. After battling depression for all of his adult life and quitting the traditional path, Eugene gave birth to a new movement to inspire others who may be battling with themselves to try something new, like travel, to push out their comfort zone and find meaning and happiness in the process. 

Become The Journey.

The Bootcast - SE2 - EP#2 - Fell But He Got Up Again with Harrison Ward

The Bootcast - SE2 - EP#2 - Fell But He Got Up Again with Harrison Ward

The Bootcast - Series 2 - EP #2.

In this episode, we meet Harrison Ward. A man who fell with dpression and addiction who then later turned his life around for the better, finding a new love for life in hiking and cooking in the outdoors. An inspirational story of a man's battles with mental health. Well done Harrison, keep it up!

Enjoy.

The Bootcast - SE2 - Episode #1 - Travelling & Blogging with Becky Angell (Becky The Traveller)

The Bootcast - SE2 - Episode #1 - Travelling & Blogging with Becky Angell (Becky The Traveller)

Series 2 of The Bootcast kicks off today with Becky The Traveller. Becky's on a mission to make her passion for blogging and travelling a full time career.

With a love for the mountains and writing about her experiences, we get some great insight to what it takes to be a travel blogger in what may look like a crowded space. Enjoy this debut!

An Irishman's Travels - Niall Stenson (Guest Blog)

An Irishman's Travels - Niall Stenson (Guest Blog)

We recently caught up with travel titan Niall Stenson from Carlow, Ireland to learn about his outings and adventures around the world. From scuba diving to hiking and huddling together in freezing temperatures. To the hustle and bustle of the great cities of the globe. As with all of our guests, like on The Bootcast podcast, there are some great key takeaways from this Niall's story about leaving one's own country to stepping beyond the comfort zone and the life skills that travel opens up for people. Have a read below. Enjoy. 

The Bootcast | S1 - E7 | The 7 Summits with Mark Pattison

The Bootcast | S1 - E7 | The 7 Summits with Mark Pattison
Episode #7 of The Bootcast brings special guest Mark Pattison to the mic, to share his journey from playing in the NFL upto now, on a mission to conquer the 7 summits of the world.