Ed Stafford is a 42-year-old English explorer who holds the Guinness World Record for the first human to walk the length of the Amazon River. His tale of true grit, bravery, and determination to succeed against all the odds has led him to set an example to the world. He has been described as Britain’s most intrepid hero since Scott of the Antarctic in The Daily Mail and A True Hero by The Times.
People are eager to know Ed Stafford married life along with his wife and children. So, who is Ed Stafford wife? On deck, we’ll be exploring Ed Stafford bio, married life, wife, children, net worth, age, height, family, and wiki facts.
Ed Stafford Married Life; Wife and Children
The European explorer Ed Stafford is a married man, married to his beautiful wife, Laura Bingham. She is an explorer and an expert in Survival techniques, fire-starting, archery, and knife throwing.
Their wedding ceremony was held in Hallaton on 4th September 2016 where the duo plan to set up their home. After three days of marriage, Ed Stafford and his wife went on Honeymoon at a little cottage in Devon.
Ed Stafford began dating his now-wife since the first day of their meeting. Laura contacted him to ask for guidance for her cycling trip. And later, Stafford proposed her on top of a mountain in Australia’s Northern Territory.
On 8th of December 2016, Ed Stafford and his wife Laura Bingham announced on social media that they were expecting their first baby. Stafford shared a picture of his child on Instagram with a caption:
“Soooo… we (@laurabingham93 & I) are having a baby! Chances of it being a desk jockey?! Due date June 10th.”
The duo shared their first child name on Instagram with caption “Meet Ranulph James Stafford” with heart emoji. Besides being an explorer, Stafford is a loving, caring and supportive when it comes to the family role. He loves spending his time with his beautiful family.
Ed Stafford Career; TV Shows
Ed is a former British Army captain filmed and blogged about his dangerous journey and engaged followers all over the world for two and a half years. His epic adventure made headline news, featuring in over 900 articles and on every primary news channel in the UK and the United States.
His tale of true grit, bravery, and determination to succeed against all the odds has led to him described as; ‘Britain’s most intrepid hero since Scott of the Antarctic,’ by The Daily Mail and ‘A true hero’ by The Times.
His raw footage was made into a Discovery Channel documentary and sold to over 100 countries. His book, “Walking the Amazon,” has been translated into Polish, Mandarin, Ukranian, and Spanish language.
Ed tries to use his adventures to inspire adults and kids alike to get off the settee and go outside. He got nominated for one of National Geographic’s Adventurers of the year 2010, and in 2011 he was awarded the title of “European Adventurer of the Year” in Stockholm.
His achievement was recognized formally in 2011 Guinness World Records, and he appeared in the 2012 Guinness Book of Records. Also in 2011, Stafford was awarded the Mungo Park Medal by the Royal Scottish Geographical Society for outstanding contributions to geographical knowledge through exploration.
Ed is currently filming his fourth TV show series for Discovery Channel. He is also the global ambassador for Land Rover and the Scouts. He even worked alongside Sony to promote their Xperia Z1 waterproof smartphone.
Ed Stafford Net worth
Ed Stafford has successfully carved his name on Guinness World Records to walk the length of the Amazon River. Featuring in TV shows including Ed Stafford: Into The Unknown, Naked and Afraid has undoubtedly helped to incline his income. He has also cast in TV series like 100 Miles From Nowhere, The Last Alaskans and Naked Afraid XL. So, he must have accumulated a huge amount of net worth.
But what’s the figure of Ed Stafford net worth?
As of 2018, Ed Stafford net worth is under review. However, his annual salary is $200,000, monthly income is $16,000, and Weekly income is $ 4000.
Ed Stafford Wiki – Bio: Age, Parents, Nationality, Height
Ed Stafford is an English explorer who was born in 1975 at Peterborough city of England. He celebrates his birthday on 26th of December that makes his age 42.
Stafford was raised in Leicestershire. He was adopted as a baby by Stafford family. Ed grew up with father Jeremy and mother Barbara Stafford who both were solicitors in Leicestershire. His full name is Edward James Stafford.
He received education at Uppingham and was a Cub and a Scout in Leicestershire. His height measures 1.85 m.