This looks to be well worth seeing. An inspiring story about an inspiring man
The first time I encountered Mark Pollock was at a party in 2004. He asked my friend to teach him a few salsa moves. I had not actually met him yet but this shaven-headed non-shades-wearing, slickly-dressed blind guy was already impressive.
After the smooth salsa story I found out that he was a Professional Adventurer and Motivational Speaker. He had already rubbed shoulders with the icy adventurer Sir Ranulph Fiennes at a North Pole Marathon, completed six marathons in seven days across China’s Gobi desert, won two medals for rowing, bronze and silver, at the Commonwealth Games and completed the Liffey Descent (which sounds like a breeze compared to the rest of them).
Then I met him. Mark is down to earth, incredibly practical and a funny man. Like many other inspirational people he manages to make you feel at the centre of his attention when you are in his company…
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