Tim Cope has pursued a life of adventure, writing and film. He speaks fluent Russian, and has spent years travelling through Russia, Mongolia, and Central Asia. He loves getting to know people in their home environments by travelling in traditional and local ways. Tim is passionate about sharing his experiences with schools, organisations and community groups. He is a National Geographic Adventure Honouree 2007 and Australian Adventurer of the Year 2006. He returns to Mongolia annually to guide trips for World Expeditions.