Sam Ward

Kayak The Nile

Sam Ward is passionate about conservation and the environment, he has been involved in a variety of projects in Uganda and around the world to protect natural habitat, and runs a podcast called Climate Change Unfolding, about how issues of the environment have unfolded in his life. Day to day he is the Managing Director of one of the world’s leading kayak schools, Kayak the Nile, and also runs two other companies, Nile Stand up Paddleboard in Uganda, as well as the founder and partner of a travel company that operates around the world called Love it Live it. He also coaches members of various international level kayak teams, including 7 years as the Great British kayak coach and volunteers his time to teach and manage the Ugandan kayak team and runs Africa’s largest whitewater festival. His primary passion now is weaving sustainability into the other industries he is involved with, and into all areas of his life, and working out how to inspire others to engage and act on issues of sustainability