Tim, 56, Principal eBike & Ski Leader, Director & Founder Inspired ITALY Ltd & Dolomites Ski Safari. He is a veteran adventure sports enthusiast & expedition leader on skis, sailing & hang gliding.

Tim holds a current BASP mountain first aid certificate & is a qualified hang gliding instructor and coach.

Louise Anderton, Founder, director, ski & bike leader


Louise is a Director and Founder of Inspired ITALY. She is an eBike & Ski Leader who lives in the Umbria and the Dolomites. Her thorough knowledge & deep passion for these regions, in particular for the food & wine, ensures that you have a great Italy Safari experience.

Lou holds a current BASP mountain first aid certificate.

Ask Lou about her Hang Gliding World Champion Team Gold Medal.

MATTEO BAFFI - accountant, operations & Italian foodie

Matteo, 34, is a Director and founder of Inspired ITALY. Matteo is everything admin, except when it comes to food! He is a qualified 'pizzaiola' and he is very good at it too! We're trying to teach him to ski and we've even had him on a eBike too!

That's a 'stinco' that Matteo is about to eat. We had to enlarge the photo to show it, it was so impressive!

ALASTAIR STUART - ebike & ski leader

Al describes himself as "a keen cyclist adjusting to the ageing process" which is why he loves being an eBike leader. Al is a long-time fan of the Dolomites too and, this coming season, joins us as a Dolomites Ski Safari Leader.

Al holds a current BASP mountain first aid certificate.

Don't be fooled by the unshaven look, Al is a retired RAF Wing Commander!

BRIAN RAINES - ebike leader, mechanic & logistics

Brian is one of lifes happy people and no stranger to two-wheeled adventure having toured three continents on various motorbikes!

He is happy to do anything and everything to help you and to ensure that you have a wonderful vacation. He has a magic touch with a bike!

Ask him to adjust your seat!

JILL POWRIE - ski leader

Jill has a vast experience of ski hosting, fluent Italian and very bouncy ski ability!

Jill holds a current BASP mountain first aid certificate.

Jill, seen here sailing in Croatia with husband Jim.

CHRISTINE & RUSS MILLARD - back-up ski leaders

Russ and Christine spent over 15 years cruising the worlds oceans and 15 winters on the Dolomite slopes. Both are very experienced adventurers, great skiers & superbly fit.

Ask them how many sit-ups they can do and be horrified at the answer!