Join us for an inspirational evening with professional adventurer and speaker Peter van Kets as he unpacks the true essence of grit…

Event details and bookings

Talk Title: “Grin and bear it!” (Unpacking the true essence of grit)
Date and Venue: Saturday 28 August, Wyvern Club, Kingswood College
Time: 18h30 for 19h00
Cost: R200 per person (includes a 2-course meal). Cash bar available. 
To Book: Contact Mr. Pieter Serfontein on 079 891 7983 or

About Peter van Kets

Professional endurance adventurer, keynote inspirational speaker, entrepreneur, bestselling author

Peter van Kets is one of South Africa’s top adventurers who shares the lessons he’s learnt as an international keynote speaker and story teller. Globally known as a specialist around business’ ability to persevere in a turbulent and harsh economy, Peter has worked with major corporations across Africa, Europe, the Middle East, China and the USA. Taking the lessons learnt from his expeditions, he inspires audiences with stories about survival, courage, perseverance, passion, loneliness, tenacity, grit, amazing teamwork and the will to win. His presentations take people on powerful, life-altering journeys, changing the way they think about themselves and their businesses.

A passionate conservationist and published author, Peter teaches people to seek out the extraordinary in every venture, which demands clear vision, dynamic strategy, precise planning and preparation, absolute honesty and integrity, uprightness of character and self-discipline. Accustomed to standing ovations after presentations, this humble, engaging, ever-reliable speaker is a favourite on the speaking circuit, both locally and internationally.