THE FIRST PERSON TO BREAK THE SOUND BARRIER IN FREEFALL, WHICH WAS WATCHED BY EIGHT MILLION PEOPLE
When he's at corporate events, Felix is known to speak on the following topics:
- Drive and determination
- Performing under pressure
- Keeping calm in dangerous situations
- Skydiving and helicopter flying
- Awarded the 2012 Bambi Millennium Award.
- Titled by Top Gear Magazine as one of The Men of the Year 2012.
- Awarded the 2013 Laureus World Action Sportsperson of the Year.
- Received the 2013 Mankind Award at the Spike Guys' Choice Awards.
- Ranked 46 in Flying Magazine's 51 Heroes of Aviation, and was the youngest person on the list.
- Set the World Record for the highest skydive, in 2012.
- Became the first person to independently break the sound barrier.
- Broke the skydiving record for vertical freefall distance.
- Named the first person to skydive across the English Channel.
- Set the world record for the lowest BASE jump, from Christ the Redeemer.