By Jordan Flagel
Jordan Flagel, a dual-sport athlete on the college of Calgary, had simply entire his lone season soccer and used to be seeking to make a transformation. He desired to use his well-deserved measure in environmental geography to paintings within the box – yet he by no means notion he might prove within the little-known kingdom of Guyana. What begun as an offline weblog to percentage with family and friends grew into a huge story of river monsters, jaguars, three-legged caimans, Amerindian village events, bow and arrow fishing, and a visit in the course of the jungle all of the technique to Argentina. Jordan used to be misplaced within the wooded area on my own, ate wild rats, drank a cup jam-packed with hearth ants, and stared down a puma on a path. He entered Guyana as a child from town with little connection to the flora and fauna. He left as Jord of the Jungle, a vine-swinging, fish discovering, ‘big mon’ who used to be authorised by way of the locals and located a house among the trees.”
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