Mark has made a living achieving the unfathomable: crossing the intersection of danger and excitement. He knows all too well the crippling grasp of fear.
While in Tasmania, fifteen feet in front of a cliff in cold, shark-infested waters, Mark hit a reef and instantly blacked out. Terror engulfed every inch of his being. Neck braced and hospital-ridden, he didn’t know if he could ever surf again. At that moment, Mark made a decision never to allow fear to overpower him again.
Obsessed with the relationship between personal growth, high performance and fulfilment, Matthews is on a mission: offer game-changing ways to adapt to stress and increase wonder in the lives of others.
He has deconstructed, fine-tuned, and personalised emotion and resilience techniques to successfully strengthen one’s mindset and sustain long-term performance. He exposes practical and tangible solutions on how to overcome our primal need for control and security and embrace the feelings of fear.