Leon McCarron

Leon McCarron is an adventurer, filmmaker and motivational speaker specialising in long-distance, human-powered expeditions. In recent years he has cycled around the world, walked 3,000 miles across China and trekked 1,000 miles through the Empty Quarter, the largest sand desert on the planet. He is a fellow of the Royal Geographical Society, and has released an independent film, Into the Empty Quarter, as well as his flagship four-part TV series, Walking Home from Mongolia, for National Geographic. 

 
 

Leon McCarron is an adventurer, filmmaker and motivational speaker specialising in long-distance, human-powered expeditions. In recent years he has cycled around the world, walked 3,000 miles across China and trekked 1,000 miles through the Empty Quarter, the largest sand desert on the planet. He is a fellow of the Royal Geographical Society, and has released an independent film, Into the Empty Quarter, as well as his flagship four-part TV series, Walking Home from Mongolia, for National Geographic.