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About Alex Chacón


Meet Alex Chacón, the 34 year old University of Texas Alumni and medical student, photographer, videographer and social media influencer who sold all his belonging 3 years ago to travel around the world on a motorcycle across 200,000+ Km, 41 Countries, 75+ borders and 5 continents raising awareness for charitable causes.


He is the most recognized motorcycle adventure rider in the world and is credited as having taken the "Most Epic Selfie of 2014"  and most views Selfie VIdeo on Youtube according to CBS News, Google, Time Magazine, CNN and Fox News, He has inspired millions and has created trends that have shaped an entire generation like the 360 Degree Selfie, and the Dronie ( Selfie + Drone=Dronie)


Alex continually travels around the world creating his own content while creating innovative digital media content and campaigns with partners and brands like Google, GoPro, Android, LG Mobile, Sena, Kawasaki, Hostel World, Harley-Davidson, Alpinestars as well with the Ministry of Tourism and Governments of various countries like Egypt, Mexico to promote tourism, and create authentic travel inspired content that gets millions of views.


He continually creates uniquely authentic digital content on his continued international travels on Youtube and social media. From life changing adventures on motorcycles, Vlogging, How-to's, backpacking, hitchhiking, to taking incredible selfies or dronies around the world using filming techniques and concepts never seen before.


He currently runs the only motorcycle consulting business in the world for travel in Latin America. He's a public speaker that attends events around the world to speak and present about his Epic expeditions. His body of work has been featured around the world in thousands of magazines, newspapers, international/national TV news and interviews. His challenges include sleeping in parking lots, being arrested in Honduras by corrupt officials, crossing landmine fields in Chile, surviving 4 days stranded in the Patagonia without food and a deadly parasite in India to name a few.



360 K Subscribers

300,000+ Followers



3+ Million Unique Visitors


Alex's Viral Video with 14+ Million Views!

Publicity: TV Appearances and Interviews


CBS "This Morning"  Show Live Interview from New York City


CNN / HLN Weekend Express News Live Interview


Interview/Feature on FOX's America's Newsroom Live Newscast


Right This Minute Nationally Televised TV Program Feature and Interview


CNBC - Interview for Stock Market "Squak Alley" IPO for GoPro


Latino Nation Feature on Nationally Televised Show


KTLA in Los Angeles Live Interview


Telemundo National Live Interview - Un Nuevo Dia


GoPro - Starring talent of "Highest Road in the World" Adventure Series Film and Hero 3+ Video Launch Contributor


Huffington Post Live Online Interview


USA Today


Good Morning America Appearance




Online Publications


Time Magazine Online Feature


Loney Planet Article


Travel Channel Online Feature


CNET Feature


BuzzFeed Feature


Huffington Post /  Huffington Post 2nd Feature


Yahoo News Feature 1

Yahoo News Feature 2


New York Daily News Feature


Business Insider Article


Peta Pixel


Univision News Feature




ABC National News Interview and Features on Fusion


CBS National News


UK Daily Mail


Front Page of Reddit




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