Ambassador Ash Dykes

Explorer & Extreme Athlete

Fearless, ambitious and determined; meet British Adventurer Ash Dykes – the man Sir Ranulph Fiennes cites as: “an example of great determination.


An extreme athlete, Ash is also the holder of two World First Records, has taken to the stage as a TEDx Speaker, is a specialty master scuba diving instructor and a Muay Thai Fighter. He was crowned the 2015 UK Adventurer of the Year and the 2016 Welsh Adventurer of the Year.

Renowned leaders from the British adventurer community are vocal in their support for Ash; Sir Ranulph and Bear Grylls have both endorsed his achievements, while the press have praised his efforts calling him: “One of The World’s Most Fearless Outdoors Men” (FHM) and “the seventh coolest person in Wales” (Wales Online).

Originally from Old Colwyn in North Wales, Ash now takes on ground breaking expeditions and shares his journeys with the world.