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Mario Rigby walks across Africa

“There are times when it’s actually easier to die than to keep going,” says explorer Mario Rigby, reflecting on his solo, two-plus year walk across the continent of Africa. Rigby — who was born in the Turks and Caicos, ran track in Germany as a teenager, and now resides in Canada — began his journey […]

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Mike Posner on walking across the US

Mike Posner never thought he would traverse a continent on foot, summit mountain peaks, or complete an arduous Wim Hof retreat. “I’m just a singer who already blew his shot,” Posner lamented in his 2016 hit, “I Took a Pill in Ibiza.” Singing about the possibility of disappearing into obscurity, ironically, helped him climb the […]