Joyce Azzam
WHO IS JOYCE

MOUNTAINEER, CONSERVATION ARCHITECT, HUMANITARIAN, MOTIVATIONAL SPEAKER

JOYCE AZZAM THE 1ST LEBANESE WOMAN TO COMPLETE THE SEVEN SUMMITS CHALLENGE

and is working to become the 3rd woman to complete explorer's grand slam by traversing the north & south pole
Joyce Azzam
NOBODY EXPECTS ME TO BE A MOUNTAINEER, BUT I WELCOME THE CONTRAST, AS IT CHALLENGES STEREOTYPES OF WHAT A WOMAN SHOULD BE.
MOTIVATIONAL SPEAKING

EMPOWERING PEOPLE WITH KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS

EDUCATION
CORPORATE
EMPOWERMENT
KIDS INSPIRATION
The stories, visuals, and videos will make jaws drop and leave the
audience with goosebumps and a drive to push themselves further
than they thought possible.

Keeping the dream alive during the corona times

The explorers grand slam 2021 project

ACHIEVEMENTS

MAKING HISTORY

MOUNT ELBRUS
MOUNT ELBRUS
EUROPE, JULY 2012
Summit- 18,510 ft/5,642 m
Russia
Mount Elbrus is the highest mountain in Europe. Located in
the Caucasus mountain range in Russia, close to the borders
of Georgia and Armenia.
CARTENSZ PYRAMID
CARTENSZ PYRAMID
OCEANIA, OCTOBER 2013
Summit- 16,024 ft/4,884 m
Indonesia, Asia
Carstensz Pyramid is the only technical “rock” climbing of all the 7 Summits. Carstensz Pyramid sits in Irian Jaya, which is on the western side of the island of New Guinea located in Indonesia. The bare, rocky and near-vertical slopes of Carstensz Pyramid rise above the lush jungle environment, which make the weather extremely hot and humid. One way to go is the Sugapa route that traverses rugged jungles, forests and alpine terrain for almost 80 km.
KOSCIUSZKO
KOSCIUSZKO
AUSTRALIA, OCTOBER 2013
Summit- 7,310 ft/2,228 m
Australia
Mout Kosciuszko is the tallest mountain in Australia. It’s located in the snowy mountain range on the borders of the Australian states of New South Wales and Victoria, near to the Australian capital of Canberra. It is the smallest of the original Seven Summits and is the easiest to climb, with the hike to the top taking around 7 hours. It is believed that the local aboriginal people were the first to climb Mt Kosciuszko
ACONCAGUA
ACONCAGUA
SOUTH AMERICA, FEBRUARY 2017
Summit- 22,841 ft/6,962 m
Argentina
This is the tallest mountain in South America, and it is highest in the Western Hemisphere. Aconcagua is also the highest mountain outside of the Himalayas. Even with its height, it is considered a safe mountain to climb, as the routes are non-technical, although the lack of oxygen at high altitudes can cause problems.
MOUNT KILIMANJARO
MOUNT KILIMANJARO
AFRICA, MARCH 2014 | APRIL 2017
Summit- 19,340 ft/5,895 m
Tanzania
This is the highest mountain in Africa. Located in Tanzania on the eastern side of the continent, close to the equator and a short distance from the border with Kenya. When climbing Mt Kilimanjaro, allows the climber to experience 5 distinct climate zones, from hot and arid equatorial conditions at the base, to artic conditions at the summit
DENALI
DENALI
NORTH AMERICA, JUNE 2017
Summit- 20,320 ft/6,194 m
Alaska, USA
Denali, is the highest mountain in North America. The weather is bad year-round, and it is known to be one of the most challenging of the Seven Summits.
MOUNT VINSON
MOUNT VINSON
ANTARCTICA, NOVEMBER 2018
Summit- 16,050 ft/4,892 m
Antarctica
Mount Vinson is the highest mountain in Antarctica. It is also the most southerly of the Seven Summits, lying at 78° S, and the coldest, with temperatures falling to -90°F. It is included in the Ellsworth Mountain range near the Antarctic Peninsula, and it is in territory administered by Chile under the Antarctic Treaty. Vinson very hard to get to. The only way to access it is by ski plane from Punta Arenas in Chile, which is only able to fly occasionally due to the weather.
MOUNT EVEREST
MOUNT EVEREST
ASIA, MAY 2019
Summit- 29,030 ft/8,848 m
Between Nepal & Tibet
Mount Everest is in the Himalaya mountain range
NEWS
Climb for Beirut
September 28, 2020
Interview on CNN Arabic
June 11, 2020
Interview with Skynews
May 05, 2020
Rotary Club Article
April 12, 2020
OUR PARTNERS

COMPANIES WE WORKED WITH

  • Himaya
    Himaya NGO - Humanitarian
  • Shouf Cedars Reserve
    Shouf Cedars Reserve - Environmental
  • Ministry of State for Economic Empowerment of Women and Youth
    Ministry of State for Economic Empowerment of Women and Youth 
  • Future TV
    Future TV - Media Partner
  • FRESH
    FRESH - Digital technology partner
  • Level 8
    Level 8 - Nutrition partner
  • AM Bank
    Al Mawarid Bank - Peak performance sponsor funded Mount Everest expedition
  • Alfa
    Alfa - Previous Sponsor
     
  • BLC Bank
    BLC Bank - Previous Sponsor
  • Sports Experts
    Sports Experts - Previous Sponsor 
GET IN TOUCH
If you would like to partner with me or sponsor one of my expeditions, or if there is another way that you would like to work with me,

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