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Sophie Everard is a multi-faceted athlete business owner, author and athlete passionate about spreading a positive message of empowerment and being a modern female-entrepreneur.
The founder of the Mad To Live movement, a much loved media channel and in-house content creation hub for all that is lifestyle, sport, travel, and cutting-edge journalism, and the Forbes-featured Mad To Live Retreats, the leading international women’s adventure retreats, attended by Olympic Champion, in their 5th year with locations 4 worldwide.
Sophie has fronted stimulating panel discussions for brands including Elle and Ivy Park alongside esteemed hosts including Lorraine Candy, Editor in Chief of the Sunday Times Style.
A free-surfer and bonafide lover of all that is adventure and the outdoors, Sophie has also lived in the Alps for many winters, chasing her love of snowboarding and the outdoors. She can often be found with a board on her feet and a backpack, hunting adventure, or chasing her love of speed on wheels.
As a journalist Sophie has freelanced for many titles including i-D, Wavelength Surf Magazine Grazia and SurfGirl and is the author of a published book from CroWood Press. Sophie is also an Ambassador to The Wave Project, a not-for profit results-driven charity that has reached & impacted thousands of children, benefitting their mental health through surf therapy, and sponsors Moroccan charity Amsoon, who help to provide sport, creative, language and tech classes to children in a small town in Morocco.