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Annual Dinner 2022-23 "To the Ends of the Earth"

Adrian Hayes
Saturday, 25 Feb 2023
The Hong Kong Club, 1/F, 1 Jackson Road, Central
6.30 pm Drinks Reception, 7.30 pm Five-course Buffet Dinner with unlimited wines
Please note that no blue denim, T-shirts or sportswear are permitted at the HK Club. For further details, please click here
The Royal Geographical Society- HK is honoured to welcome again British record-breaking adventurer, mountaineer, explorer, author, speaker, consultant & coach, and documentary presenter, Adrian Hayes.
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An Arabic and Nepalese speaking former British Army Gurkha Officer, who also spent two years in the SAS, his adventuring achievements include trekking to both Poles, summiting Everest and K2, crossing the length of Greenland and the Arabian Desert, setting two Guinness World Records for Polar expeditions, writing two books and featuring in three documentaries to date.  

A former Airbus Middle East sales director, Adrian is also a global keynote speaker and professional leadership, team and executive consultant, coach & mentor, delivering speeches, seminars, programmes and workshops worldwide.  

As one of the few extreme adventurers in the world with a senior corporate background, he is now an internationally popular keynote speaker and executive coach and consultant. Adrian was featured in or presented three documentaries to date: The Greenland Quest for the National Geographic Channel, and Footsteps of Thesiger and In Inner Mongolia for the Discovery Channel and is now an establishing television and documentary presenter. His first book, Footsteps of Thesiger, was published in 2013, followed by his second, One Man’s Climb: A Journey of Trauma, Tragedy and Triumph on K2, in 2019. He is in the process of writing his third book, on human development and society, intended for publication in 2024.  


Individuals and smaller groups are very welcome to join. You are also welcome to book full tables for 12 people.  

The cost includes a five-course buffet dinner including welcome drinks and unlimited drinks throughout the evening. - Members' tickets are $980 each - Regular non-member tickets are $1,380 each - Discounted non-member tickets are $1,180 each, including one year’s RGS-HK membership worth HK$400 when payment is made by recurring credit card  

For bookings, please see the panel above.  

In the event of over-subscription, priority is to be given to Members.  

This event is going to be held within RGS-HK's understanding of the social distancing rules of the Government then prevailing.

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