“2012 Renewal Summit” December 19-21, 2012…..Has come and gone. And none of us will ever be the same because of it. From soft tropical breezes to glorious sunsets to laughing and racing and scavenger hunts and dancing…..to being still and allowing ourselves to ponder life….what a trip. An experience so powerful it has left […]
From Russia With Love… Vodka, and MiG-29 Fighter Jets
Ever wondered what it would be like to fly a MiG-29 Fighter Jet to the edge of space? Maybe a crazy question. For Mavericks, a perfectly fantastic idea—and one that caught like wildfire once it got kicked around. And of course we Mavericks aren’t big on sitting around wondering for long. We are big on […]
Launch Sequence Go!
by William Lee, Maverick1000 Member #100 After getting back from UG7 and speaking to M1000 Member #128 Ben Roy, who had just watched the prior launch, I made an effort to see Shuttle Endeavor’s launch. After being advised that there were only two more launches left, I made it a priority. I even enrolled M1000 […]
Will Silences the Lion: Maverick South Africa FIFA 2010
by William Lee, Maverick1000 Member #100 Ulusaba: Nighttime game drive (Safari) We approached the infamous “Five Lions” of Ulusaba after nightfall. It was dark and we needed the aid of a spotlight from the Ranger to see. The Five Lions appeared, walking down the road toward our Land Rovers. As they approached, we were all […]