Colin creates amazing inventions and world record beating vehicles in his garden shed for his highly successful YouTube channel, which now has over 11 million subscribers and more than 1.3 billion views in total. He was #10 in The Sunday Times Influencer List 2019.
After leaving school at 16 to pursue a plumbing apprenticeship Colin began his film making career recording short videos of rides and stunts on his BMX bike, which rapidly progressed to filming fires and explosions. YouTube gave Colin a platform to showcase these films as well as an audience for his wild projects and crazy stunts. Colin now creates amazing inventions and world record beating vehicles from the comfort of his garden shed and holds the world record for the biggest bonfire [1406m3], longest motorcycle [72ft], fastest mobility scooter [71.59 mph], pram [53.46 mph], toilet [53.25 mph] and bumper car [100.336 mph].
Colin featured as a member of the build team of Sky 1’s Gadget Geeks and he has also appeared on other online channels including Fast, Furious and Funny and Mr Bean.
Colin’s can-do attitude, coupled with his years of designing seemingly impossible inventions, means he delivers brilliantly inspiring and exciting talks. He instills audiences with his infectious enthusiasm and entertains both adults and children alike. You will walk away from time with Colin with the tools to bring more risk into your everyday life, and to achieve things you think are unreachable.
Themes: Design & Manufacture, Education, Entertainment, Innovation, Fear & Risk, Technology