Brian Dickinson is a climber, author, adventurer, motivational speaker and motivational guy. Hear his story on The Nice Guys today.


Brian balances a fulltime job at Cisco Systems, teaching Business Ethics at UoP and motivational speaking (plus media) with climbing around the world. Here’s more that we learned about him on the podcast:


He is a former Navy air rescue swimmer


He survived on Mount Everest and came back down all alone and completely blind


His vision did not fully recover for over a month


He also surfs, rappels, snowboards and rides mountain bikes.


His kids (currently 9 – 12) and his wife all climbed Kosciusko (highest point in Australia) with him in 2013.


Contact Brian-


Check out his website at


Purchase his book Blind Descent at Amazon:




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