Follow Robby every step of the way on a journey from rock bottom, stuck in a wheelchair staring down a handful of painkillers, to standing on the top of the world - the summit of Mount Everest.
Discover what it takes to push through countless setbacks , keep your eye on the prize and recover stronger to achieve what others said was impossible.
"THE FEEDBACK WAS OUTSTANDING!"
Alexander Forbes was proud to host our Top 50 Senior Leadership Conference in September 2018. We researched several speakers and came across Robby’s story, and wow what an amazing story at that!
We needed to find someone who would grab our audience and take them on a journey that not only spoke to their careers but impacted them on a personal level as well. Robby is real, interactive, inspirational, fearless and has no filters when sharing the true challenges he faced on a daily basis. Kudos to Robby for helping us set the stage for a remarkable conference.
Robby is an ordinary guy with an extraordinary story.
In 2006 Robby broke both ankles in a climbing accident, permanently damaging both ankles and putting him in a wheelchair for the longest year of his life. With crippling debt, severe depression and constant pain, Robby spiralled into an abyss of despair and hopelessness, with literally nothing left.
Nothing, but the power to decide, and a dream.
This is a story about losing everything and what it takes to rebuild a life from absolute rock bottom and not giving up until you reach the ultimate goal...the summit of Mount Everest.
Robby is not the first, youngest or the fastest to summit Everest ... Just the most driven.
Lauded for its raw authenticity and brutal honesty, this story grips you from page 1 and does not let go
until the final chapter.
Mind Over Mountain is available in bulk for corporate gifts
and can be customised and signed with enough notice.
Note: Left Foot Right Foot was rereleased in December 2019
titled, Mind Over Mountain under Trigger Publishers UK.
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