Stephan Kesting’s 1000 Mile Journey from Missinipe Saskatchewan to Arviat Nunavut.. because #hardasnails
Stephan who is renowned for his online/youtube BJJ instructional’s set out on a 1000 mile journey. Stephan’s website grapplearts.com, is a bible for white belt and young students looking for tutorials on BJJ and grappling in general
12 days before starting out he answered questions from an online audience.
During his journey Stephan who is a well respected BJJ Blackbelt faced more than one disaster, highlighting his journey on his blog grapplearts he encountered
- A wild fire
- a blackbear
- solar power equipment failure (due to lack of sun.
and many many more trials that ultimately could have caused him to meat his demise much like Evan Tanner who completed a similar journey in September 2008.
During his journey he updated his blog regularly and openly discussed all manner of his own life. His divorce , children and financial challenges. Even going so far as to discuss his kidney transplant.
This was ultimately a different kind of journey for kesting, one that i believe truly makes a man. You can read the full article HERE