Jan Short

Jan Short

Mountaineering, Expedition Logistics, Senior Management Team

Jan has always loved travel and the outdoors as hobbies, while spending decades working in the IT industry as a project manager.

When Jan had the opportunity of switching career to work with Chris in 1996 when Far Frontiers Expeditions was incorporated, she jumped at the chance!  

Her responsibilities with the company have covered many and diverse areas, but since the company has grown over the past decade, she is now concentrating on the website, Mountaineering and special projects and is also responsible for the customer journey through Far Frontiers Expeditions.

  • Ex PRINCE2 Project Manager, BSc (Hons) Computing

  • Joined Chris in 1996 with Far Frontiers Expeditions

  • Summitted Lobuche East (6,119m) in Nepal - on honeymoon...

  • Far Frontiers expedition experience in the Everest, Dhaulagiri and Annapurna regions of Nepal, the Cordillera Blanca in northern Peru, Turkey, China & Morocco 

  • Personal travel including Australia, New Zealand, Kenya, Canada, Europe

  • Mountain Leader (Summer) Training

  • Regular runner & cyclist

  • PADI diver

  • A decade's experience of expedition planning and logistics

Aiming one day to ... run the Everest Marathon with Charlie!

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FAR FRONTIERS MOUNTAINEERING IN A NUTSHELL

MAKALU BANNER 08 Camp 2 in sunHere at Far Frontiers we are passionate about mountaineering and alpinism. We have been the partner of choice for numerous successful British services expeditions, including Everest, Makalu, Dhaulagiri and Island peak. We are pioneering new British ascents on summits 5,500-6,500m. We promote medical research and Alpine style ascents. We promote Nepalese Mountain Guides. We develop the essence of Alpinism within young people. Drop an email to Chris on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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