Per Wimmer Awarded Fellowship At The New York Explorers Club

The New York Explorers Club has awarded its highest status, Fellowship, to Per Wimmer, CEO at Wimmer Space, for his services to earthly adventures and space exploration.

A Fellowship is reserved for those who have distinguished themselves in the field of adventure, exploration, science, and space. Among some of its members and Fellows are some of the greatest adventurers of all time; Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin, Sir Edmund Hillary, Jacques Piccard, and Robert Peary, all pioneers in the field of exploration of Earth and Space.

“It is a great honour to be awarded the New York Explorers Club’s Fellowship. I have a deeply rooted passion for adventure, exploration, and space travel. Throughout each adventure I follow my heart and my passionate drive to learn, to explore, to break records, and to push the boundaries for human exploration. I am deeply grateful to be accepted amongst the most committed and accomplished fellow adventurers, explorers, and astronauts. I look forward to further exploration together!”

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Wimmer Space Vision And Values

  • To get Per Wimmer through extreme adventures, including to space and back safely and, ultimately, to place the Danish flag, the “Dannebrog,” on the Moon and
  • in the process to inspire today’s children to live out their dreams – whatever their dreams might be – and to encourage their interest in space and science. Wimmer Space works with UNICEF, Hospice Foundation, Ideas Foundation, ShareSpace, Global Angels and other great charities to achieve that goal.

The Seven Wimmer Values:

  1. Think out of the box: Allow Yourself To Be inspired.
  2. Follow your heart and passion: Have purpose. Have fun. Be Authentic.
  3. Focus and execution
  4. Time discipline: Be Conscious About Time Allocation.
  5. Teamwork: The Sum Of The Parts Is Greater Than The Individual Parts Alone. 
  6. Take calculated risks: Assess The Risks-Rewards Ratio. Apply Sustainable Solutions Respecting The Environment & Scarce Resources
  7. Inspire others: Especially Children, And Encourage Them To Live Out Their Dreams

Per Wimmer Makes World History ...

Per Wimmer, together with Ralph Mitchell, became the first two persons to successfully complete a tandem sky dive over Mount Everest on Oct 6, 2008.

A film crew has followed the First Ever Everest Sky Dive Expedition and has documented the whole adventure day by day.

Read Wimmer´s Blog from the Mount Everest Sky Dive Expedition here

Watch Per at TEDx Talks in Kiruna

THE BOOK “WALL STREET” BY PER WIMMER RECEIVES 6 STARS (OUT OF 6) IN BOOK REVIEW BY THE DANISH FINANCIAL TIMES EQUIVALENT, BORSEN

“FOR GREEN ENERGY TO BE TRULY SUSTAINABLE
IT MUST BE COMMERCIALLY SUSTAINABLE”

THE GREEN BUBBLE 
by Per Wimmer

Latest TV Interviews:

A Moment of Xen with Astronaut Per Wimmer on Private Space Travel, Oct 10 2021

Richard Branson safely back from space with comments by VG astronaut Per Wimmer, TRT World, July 12 2021

Wimmer comments on Sir Richard Branson’s space trip, TRT World, July 11 2021

Branson Space launch with Per Wimmer,
Danish DR TV July 11 2021

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