One Step Beyond

One Step Beyond

By Tony Fletcher

A podcast about positively engaging with the world outside our door.


S2E18: Henk Rogers vs. The World

In an earlier life, Henk Rogers brought the computer game Tetris to the world, as you will know if you saw the movie Tetris. Following a near-fatal heart attack in 2005 just after selling a different company for over $100,000,000, he is now bringing Read more


S2E17: Everybody Loves Elephants. So How Do We Save Them?

It's hard to find someone who doesn't appreciate the elephant, the largest land mammal on earth with the biggest brain, and the longest gestation period, an animal known for its sense of family, its empathy, its memory, and for being damn cuddly to bRead more


S2E16: 500 5ks in 500 Days, with Jamie Kennard

Tony interviews Catskills resident Jamie Kennard about his recent undertaking of 500 5ks in 500 days – across multiple sporting disciplines, and all of them outdoors – as a means of coping with the loss of his wife Tracy to a particularly rare and brRead more


S2E15: Why We Travel

Why do we travel? Does travel make us happier? Smarter? Braver? Or, given the current climate crisis, why should we travel? What's the difference between a tourist and a traveler? And what's a Digital Nomad and why does that term make some people criRead more


S2E14: Beer Hiking New York and Wine Running Europe

Jason Freedman and Philip Vondra are outdoorsy New Yorkers with a book just published entitled Beer Hiking New York: The Tastiest Way to Discover the Empire State. Colin Renton is an outdoorsy Scotsman with a book recently published entitled The WineRead more

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