European Adventurer of the Year Award

European Adventurer of the Year Award

What is the origin and purpose of the European Adventurer of the Year Award? Who gets picked and why? And what does winning it bring to the career of an adventurer? I spoke to 2017 winner Fredrika Ek, to jury head Matthias Aßmann and to 2016 Adventurer of the Year winner Louis-Philippe Loncke.