Chris Ord


SPECIALITIES: trail running, trekking, adventure racing, adventure travel & tourism

Chris has worked in the adventure media and tourism sector for more than 15 years. Launching his own travel website, The Travelrag, he went on to became the launch editor of adventure travel mag, Get Lost. A stint editing UK trekking mag ‘Walk’ followed before he took up editorship of multi-pursuit adventure title, Outer Edge.

Chris then founded Australia's only trail run mag, which he continues to edit. He is remains a senior writer for Australian Geographic Outdoor and Men's Fitness titles. His career also spans media and marketing roles, including consulting to Tourism Australia, Tourism Victoria, Baw Baw Alpine Resort, and various adventure event products.

Chris is also a producer, director and writer of documentary vision, creating an hour broadcast program ‘100 Reasons’ for The North Face, screened on FoxSports, and a pilot adventure run series dubbed ‘Run The Planet’.