Those we trust as friends are the ones we support because of our shared desire to add value to the world a little bit at a time. We look forward to growing this list throughout the years.
Finisher of over 120 ultra endurance events in 17 countries, Travis Macy, M.Ed., is a speaker, author, coach, and professional endurance athlete. He is the author of The Ultra Mindset: An Endurance Champion's 8 Core Principles for Success in Business, Sports, and Life, and he set a record for Leadman, an epic endurance event consisting of a trail running marathon, 50-mile mountain bike race, Leadville 100 Mountain Bike Race, 10k road run, and Leadville 100 Run, all above 10,200' in the Rocky Mountains. Travis lives with his wife and two young children in the mountains around Evergreen, Colorado. His sponsors include Vasque Footwear, the adrenalin project, injinji, Ulimate Direction, AYUP Lights, Vespa, Native Eyewear, Hagan Ski Mountaineering, and Northern Lites Snowshoes. Travis is certified by USA Track and Field and National Federation of State High School Associations and has coached numerous 100-mile (and other ultra distance) finishers, a Leadman winner, an Adventure Racing World Championship second place finisher, a Ski Mountaineering National Championship podium finisher, and many others who seek age group victories or just want to beat the cutoffs.
- Running: ultra, trail/mountain
- Endurance mountain biking
- Ski mountaineering
- Adventure racing
- Leadman and other unique multisport events
- Time-crunched athletes
Patrick Murphy is the proud owner of the Revolving Art Gallery at The Kings Lens & Friends in Newport, Rhode Island, USA. Opening and established at the age of 22, it still has its doors open three years later. The space features the work of rotating artists as well as the abstract visions of water and light captured by The Kings Lens. In three years, Patrick has featured and curated over 45 artists, showcasing all types of artistic mediums and styles. From Art showings, film premieres, to farm to table dinners, The Kings Lens And Friends is an artistic and creative mecca.
In 2016 Patrick founded and started Newport's first all local premiere Music and Arts Festival, Live Local. Live Local is an all-day music and arts festival celebrating the culture that makes Newport, Rhode
Wandrd provides bags for daily and travel use. Each bag can be specialized for photographers. Wandrd's mission is to create products that inspire people to get out and live passionate lives; exploring, creating, and living life in the moment.