He has raised over £39.6 million pounds for UK charities, trekked unsupported to both Geographic North & South Poles, cycled across America & South America, cycled from UK to Africa & then has cycled back from Africa to the UK, run 41 marathons in 20 consecutive days, run / trekked across the Sahara & climbed Mt Kilimanjaro, Mt McKinley & Mt Everest.
He is an internationally renowned motivational speaker having spoken at the United Nations in New York & at TED. He is a mentor, trustee of two charities & sits on the board of the School of Social Entrepreneurs, Memusi Foundation & World Merit.
He is an author, film maker & founder of the worlds first blind ukulele orchestra "Ukulele Light Orchestra".
He is an ambassador for Wallace & Gromit Children's Charity, Memusi Foundation, Save the Children & Barnardo's.
Bernie met with ParentPay & Nimbl CEO Clint Wilson to receive a commemorative book depicting the special journey Clint had taken to open his companies newly built & furnished sponsored classroom at the Memusi Foundations, Memusi School in Magadi, Kenya. Clint also presented Bernie with a second copy of his book to present this to the Headmaster of the school when Bernie returns to Kenya in April to complete the building of the first solar powered computer classroom for the Memusi Foundation.