- 29 Mar 17
Featured in the new issue of Hot Press, Gavan gives a revelatory new interview with Senior Editor Jason O'Toole.
Record-breaking Irish sports hero Gavan Hennigan made history when he made the notoriously dangerous Atlantic Challenge crossing as part of the 12-boat Talisker Whisky Atlantic Challenge.
A remarkable Galwegian adventurer and deep sea diver, Gavan Hennigan has endured many extreme sport challenges.
But in this wide-ranging, outspoken and fascinating interview in the new issue of Hot Press (out tomorrow Thursday 30, March), the 35-year-old super-athlete candidly discusses how his greatest achievement is the fact that he overcame his battles with drugs, alcoholism and depression – including a suicide attempt – as well as his struggles to come to terms with his sexuality.