Ed Stafford (Explorer) Net Worth

By | September 13, 2016

The English explorer Ed Stafford is a well known personality whose net worth is today reach over a million dollar. Find his wife, parents to earning details in 2017. Born in Peterborough on December 26, 1975, but raised in Leicestershire, Ed Stafford is the adopted child of the solicitor couple, Barbara and Jeremy Stafford. He is the fellow who has engraved his name in the Guinness Book of World Records by doing the epic walk of the Amazon, right from source to sea. Traversing a distance of over 4,000 in about 860 days, he was smart enough to film and record his entire journey which reaped him huge dividends.

Ed Stafford

Name Edward James Stafford
Net Worth $2 Million
Source of Income Explorer
Annual Salary $200,000
Monthly Income $16,000
Weekly Income $4,000
Birth Date December 26, 1975
Ethnicity White
Height 1.85 m
Weight N/A
Wife Laura Bingham
Ex-Girlfriend N/A

With an estimated net worth of approximately $1206682577 in 2017 (as per VIP faq), Stafford has an incredible thirst for life and adventure and pushes himself to the limit. Studying at Newcastle University, he got successfully enrolled for the unparalleled prestigious course at the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst. This laid the foundation for his joining the army as an infantry officer in 1998 but he soon left the army in 2002 after reaching the position of a captain. After his epic journey completed in 2010, it was aired as a documentary on the Discovery Channel as, ‘Walking the Amazon’.  Prior to it, he had a trail of high risk endeavors including going to Afghanistan and facing the terrorists. In 2007, he has worked with BBC’s Natural History Unit.

Post the Walk, he won many prestigious awards for his feat like the ‘European Adventurer of the Year’ in 2011; ‘Charlie Burton Award’ from Sir Ranulph Fiennes’ Transglobe Expedition Trust for outstanding bravery in 2012 and many others. He also went on to track his real parents. He also wrote a book on his experiences, ‘Walking the Amazon. He left everybody stunned and admiring when he spent 60 days in an island in his birthday suit with just his hands as his savior. This was for ‘Naked Castaway’, his second series with Discovery. He survived in the toughest of conditions and the epitome of the word, ‘marooned’. He churned another book of his experiences, ‘Naked and Marooned’. This has established him as Discovery Channel’s presenter and adventurer. Though he is happily married to Amanda Rica Barclay, his first live still is adventure! His past 20 years of breathing it and living adventurous expeditions has still not quenched his thirst. Be prepared for what he throws next!

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *