Richard Mardens

Co-founder
A paddle for the St Lawrence's expedition

Having a passion for nature and the great outdoor Richard Mardens is a trained biologist who has always been attracted by adventure and discovering. By the years he obtained a complementary master in sciences and environmental management, became a dive instructor and specialized himself on marine mammals.
From Asia to the Alps, through Africa, Australia, Iceland, Georgia, and the Canadian Rockies he traveled to explore, to learn, to meet new people, new cultures, to study more species and also to learn more about himself. Today He focuses to put his skills and experience to benefit the environment.
After a while spent in Québec he co-founded « A paddle for the St-Lawrence » an expedition to discover and share the St-Lawrence river convinced the the beauty and the richness of the world sometimes need to be highlighted.