Book Miles Hilton-Barber
As a booking agent for Miles Hilton-Barber, booking Miles Hilton-Barber as a Motivational Speaker will inspire your audience. Miles Hilton-Barber is a British adventurer who, despite being blind, undertakes a variety of expeditions all around the world to raise awareness and money for blind people.
Miles Hilton-Barber grew up in Zimbabwe and had his heart set on adventures from a young age, aspiring to follow in his father’s footsteps and become a fighter pilot. However, after initially applying to join the Air Force at 18 years old he undertook an eyesight medical which he ultimately failed due to being diagnosed Reitinitis Pigmentosa, a genetic condition that would eventually lead to total blindness. Faced with this heart-breaking prospect, Miles Hilton-Barber was at an impasse but after his brother Geoff set a world record as the first blind person in history to travel across an ocean solo, he was inspired to start on a new path.