Leon McCarron is a Northern Irish adventurer
and cameraman. He is a Fellow of the Royal Geographical Society and specialises in long distance, human-powered expeditions.
At the end of 2012 Leon crossed 1000 miles of the Empty Quarter desert, roughly following the route of explorer Wilfred Thesiger and pulling a cart loaded with supplies. Get the DVD or HD download HERE
In May 2012 he concluded a 6-month, 3000 mile expedition walking the length of China, from the Gobi desert in Mongolia to South China Sea in Hong Kong. National Geographic produced a 4-part TV series of the journey: Watch the show HERE
Other journeys include a 14,000 miles solo and unsupported on a bicycle from New York to Hong Kong, and a folding bike trip around the British Isles to climb the Six Peaks.
For a preview of Leon's latest expedition Into The Empty Quarter, check out the video below: