Introducing our Dedicated Team!

David Adlard

David Adlard

Founder, Director of Operations

Author, Ironman, Adventure racer, Mountaineer, Gourmet Chef, Coach, Husband, doting dad…Dave is the president of Perpetual Motion Events, race director of Expedition Alaska, Expedition Idaho (and has many more races coming up!), as well as a two time Ironman finisher, adventure racer, and accomplished chef as seen on the Food Network! Dave Adlard is also long time gymnastics coach who has taught clinics and congresses around the world. He also runs some of the most successful events in the country. For years he ran the Region 2 congress for the pacific northwest. Dave and his wife Lisa have a gym in Coeur d’Alene Idaho where they have a very fun, exciting and successful program.

Lisa & Delaney Adlard

Lisa & Delaney Adlard

Gymnastics, Cooking & Adventure Extraordinaires

Kraig Becker

Kraig Becker

Media & News Communications

Kraig Becker is a freelance writer and world traveler who covers mountaineering expeditions, polar exploration, adventure travel, and other outdoor pursuits. He is the founder of The Adventure Blog, the news editor of The Gear Institute, the adventure and gear editor for OutdoorX4 Magazine, and has served as the Media Director for the Primal Quest expedition adventure race and the BattleFrog Obstacle Course Series. He is the Adventure and Outdoor Travel expert at About.com, and has published stories with Outer Edge Magazine, National Geographic Adventure, Men’s Journal and more.

Lia Mitchell

Lia Mitchell

Website and Online Media Coordinator

This Hawaii girl left her home in the middle of the Pacific to explore and has since backpacked, trail run, rock climbed, hitchhiked, mountain biked, surfed, and sold pineapple cakes throughout five continents. She managed the Online Media/Sponsorships team of the Patagonian Expedition Race in 2012, and the Expedition Alaska Race 2015, and has since worked in Alaska, San Francisco, and Colorado’s adventure industries. Lia currently lives in Bogota, Colombia and is the travel media producer for Afuera Films.

Andrew Tucker

Andrew Tucker

Gymnastics Operations

Stacia Lee

Stacia Lee

Event & Gymnastics Operations Coordinator

Rick McCharles

Rick McCharles

Online Media & Operations

…And many others!

Our team consists of world champion adventure racers including Mike Klosner, Roman Dial (also a National Geographic Geologist), Adrian Crane, Olympic gymnasts including Daniela Silivas, Nastia Liukin, Chris Brooks, Raj Bhavsar, and a special thanks to the 1iOpen international media crew including renowned adventurer Eric Nachtrieb.

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