Stephen is a Firewalk Master, initially certified as a Firewalk Instructor by Rolf and Owsa Beckman (Eight Directions). He has also trained with Tolly Burkan. In 2016 Stephen was invited to complete his Firewalk Master’s certification and was approved as Master by a council of 3 honoured Firewalking Masters.
With a background in the development of people through Adventure Sports and High Impact Activities, Stephen uses the skills he learned in his Firewalk Training to take his clients on adventures of self-discovery. An expanding part of Stephen’s work is the retreats he provides for individuals, businesses and corporations which have seen his working in Italy, Switzerland and the Sahara Desert.
With great entrepreneurial spirit, Stephen has owned and managed 7 companies, mainly within Adventure Tourism and Team Development but also including Social Media Training and Management Consultancy. Over the last 20 years he has worked with SME’s and Multinational corporations as well as individuals and families.
Stephen has trained hundreds of people as instructors in many Adventure Sports and now as a Firewalk Master he continues this by regularly delivering Firewalk Instructor Training courses.
His next big projects are the Festival of Fire in Ireland and a 10-day retreat in Mongolia.
Stephen lives in Northern Ireland.