Val Ismaili is a 22-year old adventurer, writer, and speaker.

Val is a Fellow of the Royal Geographical Society and has given talks about his expeditions at Explorers Connect, the University of Cambridge, and the University of Bristol.

In 2017 Val spent 2 months hiking alone for 1500 kilometres to complete the first thru-hike of the Transcaucasian Trail in Armenia and Georgia. Read more about the expedition here.