Erin is a second year International Relations student at the London School of Economics. She completed the New York marathon last year and won the Paris Marathon for her age group in 2015. An avid cyclist and mountaineer, Erin also has a strong media background. A freelance journalist at Monocle, Erin is also the President of The London Globalist, LSE’s International Journalism Society. Whether travelling across India, America, on a bike, or studying International Relations at LSE, the desire to understand the world has underlined everything she has sought to achieve.
Ben Treasure has summited Kilimanjaro and Mont Blanc, motorbiked the length of Vietnam, travelled thousands of miles through Africa, Europe and Asia, and worked personally with Sam and Richard Branson organising the Virgin Strive challenge in the Swiss Alps. He is currently studying International Relations at the London School of Economics where he is the Vice President of LSE Sparks, the UK’s largest student-run entrepreneurship conference. For Ben, the motivation for attempting the challenge is to inspire others to explore their own passions through adventure.
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