Instructors, VIPs & Staff

OVERLAND EXPO WEST
FLAGSTAFF, ARIZONA, USA
MAY 20-22, 2016

No other event features a gathering of so many overland legends, VIPs, authors, and experts. Overland Expo WEST offers more than 400 session-hours of incredible programs brought to you by over 140 instructors and presenters from around the world.

Are you interested in presenting or instructing at Overland Expo?  See details on the Join Our Team page.


Overland Expo EXperts

LAND ROVER TEAM

Sarah Batten - head instructor for Land Rover driver training, Herefordshire, UK

Bob Burns - Land Rover training team and events coordinator

Tim Scully - Land Rover Training Team

 

Overland Expo Team

Jonathan Hanson ~ co-director, Overland Expo and ConserVentures.org; fellow, Explorers Club; and former founding executive editor, Overland Journal

Tim Huber ~ With experience off-road racing, building expedition trucks and training in driving and recovery, Tim is one of the best in the business

Graham Jackson & Connie Rodman ~ Global overlanders, guides and trainers.

Nick Taylor ~ North African and Middle Eastern overlanding expert

 

7P Team

In 2014, a few well-traveled and experienced gents had the idea of getting the best expedition team in the world together and offering training and expeditions. 7P International was formed. They provide world-class instruction with ex-military and globally experienced instructors in all types of terrain. Their training covers technical driving and recovery, as well as the non-technical elements of overland travel from logistics to navigation. In addition to instructing at Overland Expo, they offer boutique, guided trips to some of the most challenging and interesting destinations in the world including the Central American jungle and the deserts of Africa staying at a combination of remote camps and luxury lodges.  

RAWHYDE ADVENTURES

Jim Hyde and Team - Anchoring our motorcycle trainings, RawHyde Adventures will team up once again with BMW Academy to offer the best in adventure motorcycle education and a chance to test-ride the latest bikes.

 

CAMEL TROPHY Team

Duncan Barbour  - 40+ global expeditions, British Camel Trophy organizer, & 4x4 camera tracking expert for numerous films (Braveheart, Goldeneye, Gladiator)

Ken Cameron - U.S. Camel Trophy

Tom Collins - 1987 Camel Trophy participant; Camel Trophy Team Director

Andy Dacey - British Camel Trophy team participant

Don Floyd - U.S. Camel Trophy

Daphne Greene - U.S. Camel Trophy

Tim Hensley - U.S. Camel Trophy, winner 1993

Fred Monsees - U.S. Camel Trophy

Jim Swett - U.S. Camel Trophy

Jim West - U.S. Camel Trophy

CAMEL TROPHY REUNION, 2011 OVERLAND EXPO; THE TEAM SIGNED A POSTER PROVIDED BY PETE SWEETSER (FAR RIGHT) AND AUCTIONED IT FOR A CHARITY CAUSE.


AT THE AUTHOR'S TABLES

Ted Simon, Jupitalia.com—twice round the world by motorcycle, author of the bestselling Jupiter’s Travels, Riding High, Dreaming of Jupiter and many more motorcycle tales. 

Sam ManicomSam-Manicom.com—8 years around the world, author of adventure travel motorcycle books from around the globe, Into Africa, Under Asian Skies, Distant Suns and Tortillas to Totems.

Simon & Lisa Thomas, 2RideTheWorld.com—this traveling duo is still on the world's longest motorcycle journey by a team. Check out Lisa's new cookbook for adventurers, Dirty Dining.

Danell LynnDanellLynn.com— world record rider, traveler, humanitarian and author of Philanthropic Wanderlust and 2 Wheeled Wanderlust magazine

Andrew PainMinimalMotorcyclist.com—traveler and author of multiple motorcycle travel titles including Going Small, and Ten Things You Should Know Before Buying an Adventure Motorcycle.

Alison DeLappAlisonsWanderland.com—author and photographer of Chaos in Harmony and How Far is North?

Graeme Bell, A2AExpedition.com—professional full time overlander and author of We Will Be Free, a declaration of independence and Travel the Planet Overland, a guide.

Sarah Leamy, Dirt Roads And Dogs—author of four road-trip inspired novels. 

Be sure to check the Author's tent at Overland Expo 2016 WEST to find the latest in travel stories and adventure tales.


FILMS BY

Andrew St. Pierre White, Various

John Dale, A Story Worth Living

Brad Barker, The Ride of My Life

 
 

ALL PRESENTERS, INSTRUCTORS, & VIPS OF OVERLAND EXPO 2016 west

  • Charly Aurelia        
  • Brad Barker        
  • Lily Bartz        
  • Tim Bleau
  • Chris Cole
  • Jack Borden        
  • Sandy & Terry Borden        
  • Ace Brown        
  • George Bull        
  • Ken Cameron, 7P Team    
  • Mark Carrara        
  • Russ Chung        
  • Tommy Clapp        
  • Tiffany Coates               
  • Mared Dacey, Camel Trophy Team    
  • Jon Dale        
  • Brian DeArmon        
  • Alison DeLapp        
  • Michael Douglas        
  • Douglas Duval        
  • Marcy Duval        
  • Mike Endres        
  • Alana Espinosa        
  • Mark Farage        
  • Patrick Freeman        
  • Ken Freund      
  • Doug Hackney
  • Stephanie Hackney 
  • Tom Hanagan        
  • Jonathan Hanson        
  • Janna Hitchcock & Wilderness Medics, Inc.    
  • David Hoffman        
  • Grace Howard        
  • Kelly & James Howard        
  • Rick & Kathy Howe        
  • Tim Huber        
  • Ryan Huff        
  • Carol Hurst        
  • Jim Hyde, RawHyde Team    
  • Graham Jackson, 7P Team 
  • Andrew Johnston        
  • Paul Kaplan        
  • Carla King
  • Jonathan Ehly
  • Trent Kirby        
  • Glen Kukula        
  • Michelle Lamphere        
  • Jayston Landon        
  • Sarah Leamy        
  • Alan Lemire        
  • Danell Lynn      
  • Ed March 
  • Sam Manicom        
  • Scott Martin, Coconino Amateur Radio Club / Northern Arizona Volunteer Examiner  
  • Andrew McAllister 
  • Bob McNamara        
  • Sean Michael        
  • Tracy Motz        
  • Dave Munsterman        
  • Tony Nestor        
  • Mark Ordway        
  • Andrew Pain        
  • Bob Rees        
  • Rusty Rice             
  • Clint Sare        
  • Aliza Sherman        
  • Dean Shirley        
  • Ted Simon        
  • Cam Stone        
  • Bryan Stone        
  • Pete Sweetser        
  • Nick Taylor, 7P Team    
  • Simon & Lisa Thomas        
  • Jon & Emily Turner        
  • Dennis Umshler        
  • Patty & Loren Upton        
  • Walt Wagner III        
  • Bevan & Clare Walsh        
  • Andrew St. Pierre White        
  • Scott Wickham        
  • David & Heidi Winters        
  • Robert Wohlers        


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Header image, Kenya Safari by Jonathan Hanson (ExploringOverland.com)