Paula Must Try Harder

Adventurer
Writer
Speaker

 

From anxious recluse to trier, speaker, author and, some days, trainee astronaut, Paula McGuire is the world’s least likely adventurer, with the world’s most inspiring adventure story.

Paula Must Try Harder

Adventurer
Writer
Speaker

From anxious recluse to trier, speaker, author and, some days, trainee astronaut, Paula McGuire is the world’s least likely adventurer, with the world’s most inspiring adventure story.

Adventurer

From tackling the Commonwealth sports to working her way through kids’ Dream Jobs, Paula terrifies herself every day by trying new things – and encourages you to do the same.

Adventurer

Writer

Paula is a newspaper columnist, author and blogger, sharing her unique take on adventure and anxiety, and what you can achieve when you turn barriers into climbing frames.

Writer

Speaker

An experienced public speaker, Paula is as comfortable with conference audiences as assembly halls, giving inspirational talks to all on how anyone can turn their life around.

Speaker

Media



Paula is a regular contributor (and occasional presenter) on BBC Radio Scotland and Radio 4, has appeared on local and national television broadcasts, and hosted her own weekly radio show. Click below to find out more.

Media

The Blog


The blog that started it all. Paula blogs about her challenges, her adventures and her anxieties about life here.

Read the blog

The Blog


The blog that started it all. Paula blogs about her challenges, her adventures and her anxieties about life here.

Read the blog

BBC The Social:
Anxiety Saved My Life


BBC The Social made a short video about Paula and how she tackled anxiety through adventure.

Please watch and let Paula know what you think!

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