WELCOME TO THE WILD IDEAS WORTH LIVING PODCAST

What if… You could sail to French Polynesia, run from San Francisco to New York, skateboard down the busiest freeway in California, quit your job and ski around the world, start a business, move to Costa Rica, surf every day, get in the best shape of your life, fall in love, and GET WILD?

2019 & 2018 SHOWS

Creating Art as a Couple with Jimmy Chin and Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi

In June of 2017, rock climber Alex Honnold climbed El Capitan, a granite rock formation about 3,000 feet high in Yosemite National Park without any ropes. His journey was captured and made into a beautiful, Academy Award-nominated documentary by filmmakers Jimmy Chin and Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi. read more

How to Unplug with Danny Kim

Have you ever been out in the wilderness, staring at a gorgeous vista or surrounded by falling snow and found yourself struggling against the urge to pull out your phone in order to capture the moment? Are you planning to go back and look at that photo later? Or are you snapping a picture so… read more

Mindfulness with John Allcock

Back in December I got to spend a morning with the kids at Sea Change Preparatory, a school in Del Mar, San Diego that not only educates junior high and high school students in traditional subjects, but also focuses on mindfulness, physical fitness, teamwork, and goal setting. At Sea Change they begin each day on… read more

2019 Trailer

Last year was a big year for this podcast, and this year we’re boosting our production even more. We’re diving deeper into stories and exploring not just people, but also about topics and ideas that will help you chase down your own wild adventures.
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2018 Recap

Wild Ideas Worth Living Podcast’s Idea: To interview top athletes, health experts, adventurers, and authors about their wild idea and share them with you.
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Shelby Stanger Wild Ideas Worth Living Podcast

About Wild Ideas Worth Living

Have you ever wanted to sail around the world, climb a mountain, travel to a new country, learn a new skill, start a business, write a book, or get in the best shape of your life? Wild Ideas Worth Living is podcast dedicated toward empowering others to take a break from the mundane and live out their wildest ideas.

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Host and Adventure/Business Journalist, Shelby Stanger, interviews world-class explorers, scientists, health experts, authors, athletes, performers and entrepreneurs about how they’ve taken their own wild ideas and made them a reality, so you can too.

From people who have sailed around the world, started a new business, broke a record or just stood up for something they believed in, some of the wildest ideas can lead to the most rewarding adventures.

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Shelby lands incredible interviews with fascinating humans because she walks their walk – over and again, she has turned her own wild ideas into reality. I am as big a fan of Shelby’s as I am of her podcast.

Alyssa Roenigk

Senior Writer and TV reporter, ESPN

You’re so much closer to your dream wild life than you realize. And thanks to Shelby Stanger and “Wild Ideas Worth Living,” you may just find the key that unlocks the wilder, bolder, healthier future you’re been yearning for. Shelby is already living the wild life herself, and on her podcast, she taps into her amazing network of visionaries to hear their stories and learn tips for transforming our wildest ideas into a way of life. Think of Tim Ferris with the testosterone dialed down and the fun dialed up, and you’ve got Wild Ideas Worth Living. Every time I listen, I come away inspired, impressed, and exhilarated.
Christopher McDougall

Author of “Born to Run” and “Natural Born Heroes."

Shelby knows everyone in the outdoor world and knows how to get them to reveal what makes them tick in the most interesting ways. I can’t wait to see who she’s interviewed next!

Mary Turner

Deputy Editor, Outside Magazine

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