Why Challenge Awards

Challenge Awards, an origin story. Somewhere on the road between Telluride and Los Angeles (which is to say the road between pure inspiration and the crude mechanics of pulling it off) I had a vision: What if we found a way for today’s explorers to be rewarded? A way to showcase the bravery and innovation…

Film Competition Wraps

Adventure Film Competition Update By any measure we can think of, our first filmmaker challenge has been a big success, eclipsing all expectations. THANKS GOAL ZERO! Our first sponsor, Goal Zero, stepped up when almost nobody had ever heard of us. And truthfully, their solar gear is a perfect fit for adventure filmmakers. Honestly, I’m…

Adventure Film Competition Heats Up

Adventure Film Competition UPDATE! Friends, Filmmakers, Explorers! We are STOKED and grateful to witness the extraordinary short films rolling in for our first filmmaker challenge award on Xpedition.TV. The quality of submissions is beyond our best hopes and many are truly outstanding. Beautifully photographed, passionate, and deeply personal stories – it’s humbling to see the…

Xpedition.TV Launches Short Film Competition

Big day everyone! Xpedition.TV kicks off our very first challenge award with this short film competition for adventurer filmmakers! “Emerging Talent Filmmakers Challenge” Submissions DUE by July 15, 2013 so enter as soon as possible! (See full competition rules & details). The short film competition is being sponsor by GOAL ZERO, a Utah based tech…

Ric Gibbs’ talk at BIL Conference

UPDATE! WE HAVE OUR SLOT! Ric Gibbs’ talk “Risky Business: why jumping off a cliff is safer than your couch” is now scheduled for the MAIN STAGE at the BIL Conference! Saturday, March 2 at 2:00 pm. A million thanks! With a scant 5 day window to organize, we were one of the TOP vote-getters…

Ric Gibbs Needs Your Vote!

The BIL Conference is the little brother to the TED TALKS this month in Long Beach, CA. BIL runs the weekend immediately following TED, March 1-3 and is packed with smart, eclectic, thinkers, innovators and yes… EXPLORERS! XPEDITION.TV needs your help!! We want to introduce ourselves at BIL with an awesome 15 min talk, entitled:…

Xpedition.TV Logo

One of the challenges of launching a new company is creating a single image that conveys all of your hopes and dreams for the project.  The Xpedition.tv logo. Wow!  Waaaaaay more challenging than we thought!  After weeks of reaching out to a very generous and suuuuper design community across the country, we have narrowed things…