Jason Manning has cycle toured over 30,000 kilometres worldwide, including New Zealand, Japan, Canada, and Iceland. In addition to cycling Jason has also hiked the Annapurna Circuit as well the Everest Base Camp Trek. In 2016 Jason adopted a plant-based lifestyle and has not looked back. Since his dietary change he has completed an Ironman triathlon, as well as Fat Dog 120—a gruelling 120 mile ultra-marathon with over 28,000 feet of elevation gain. In 2018 Jason finished 4th place overall at Ultra520kCanada. Jason currently lives in Chiang Mai, Thailand, where he is writing a memoir, coaching athletes, and training for Hardcore 100 Miles in the Philippines.