Bear Grylls

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<p>Bear Grylls</p> <p>Presentation by Ketevan Kobakhidze2015Bear Grylls</p> <p>General informationEdward Michael"Bear"Grylls(born 7 June 1974) is a Britishadventurer, writer and television presenter. He is widely known for his television seriesMan vs. Wild(2006-2011), originally titledBorn Survivor: Bear Gryllsin the United Kingdom. Grylls is also involved in a number of wilderness survival television series in the United Kingdom and the United States.In July 2009, Grylls was appointed the youngest-everChief Scoutat the age of 35.</p> <p>Personal life</p> <p>Grylls grew up inDonaghadeeinCounty Down,Northern Ireland, until the age of four when his family moved toBembridgeon the Isle of Wight.He is the son of theConservative partypoliticianSir Michael Gryllsand Lady Sarah Grylls.Grylls has one sibling, an elder sister, Lara Fawcett, a cardio-tennis coach, who gave him the nickname 'Bear' when he was a week old. </p> <p>EducationLudgrove School Eton College</p> <p>Birkbeck, University of London</p> <p>FamilyGrylls married Shara Cannings Knight in 2000 and they have three sons.</p> <p>Military service</p> <p>In 2004, Grylls was previously awarded the honorary rank oflieutenant commanderin theRoyal Naval Reserve;and in 2013 he was awarded the honorary rank of lieutenant colonelin theRoyal Marines Reserve</p> <p>Everest</p> <p>On 16 May 1998, Grylls achieved his childhood dream climbed to the summit of Mount Everest</p> <p>Other expeditions</p> <p>Circumnavigation of the UK</p> <p> Crossing the North Atlantic</p> <p>Dinner party at altitude</p> <p>Paramotoring over the Himalayas</p> <p>Journey Antarctica 2008</p> <p>Northwest Passage expedition</p> <p>Grylls and Media</p> <p>Grylls the Writer</p> <p>TV SeriesEscape to the Legion</p> <p> Born Survivor / Man vs. Wild</p> <p>Worst Case Scenario</p> <p>Bear's Wild Weekend</p> <p>Get Out Alive</p> <p> Escape From Hell</p> <p>The Island</p> <p>Mission Survive</p> <p>Chief Scout</p> <p>On 17 May 2009,The Scout Associationannounced Grylls would be appointed Chief Scout following the end ofPeter Duncan's five-year term in July 2009</p> <p>Charities</p> <p>Grylls is an ambassador for The Prince's Trust, an organisation which provides training, financial, and practical support to young people in the United Kingdom.He is also vice president for The JoLt Trust, a small charity that takesdisabled,disadvantaged,abusedor neglected young people on challenging month-long expeditions.</p> <p>Bear Grylls in Georgia</p> <p>Man vs. Wild - Bear Takes on GeorgiaThanks for attentionResources:http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bear_GryllsPhotos from Google</p>

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