I constantly strive to become the best possible version of myself and challenge myself everyday. That’s what this bucket list is all about. I’ll occasionally add to this and am open to suggestions.

Adventure

  • Go snorkeling
  • Go scuba diving
  • Go cliffdiving
  • Go parasailing
  • Go whitewater rafting
  • Learn how to surf
  • Go bouldering and alpine scrambling
  • Go deep-water soloing (DWS)
  • Go tropical tree climbing
  • Go iceclimbing
  • Go skydiving
  • Go paragliding or hang gliding
  • Fly a plane
  • Drive a racecar

Athletics

  • Run 10 miles
  • Run 15 miles
  • Run 20 miles
  • Run a half-marathon
  • Run a full marathon
  • Complete a triathlon
  • Complete a Spartan Race
  • Complete a Tough Mudder race
  • Complete a Ragnar Relay
  • Learn to snowboard
  • Learn parkour
  • Learn self-defense

Environment + Community service

  • Donate blood
  • Complete 5000 hours of volunteering
  • Complete 10,000 hours of volunteering
  • Complete 25,000 hours of volunteering
  • Conserve 150 acres of land by forming a land conservancy
  • Open a school/home for 1000 slum-dwelling kids
  • Plant rice in a rural village
  • Plant 1000 trees
  • Impact 1000 people directly through my nonprofit organization
  • Help build/rebuild 10 schools
  • Sponsor a child to attend school
  • Impact 100,000 people directly through my nonprofit organization
  • Build a model village

Entrepreneurship

  • Start my own business
  • Start my own nonprofit organization
  • Get funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF)
  • Connect with 1000 young entrepreneurs
  • Expand Young Visionaries to 10 cities in the U.S.
  • Create e-commerce site for female entrepreneurs in rural villages
  • Raise $50,000
  • Raise $500,000
  • Write and publish a book
  • Impact 1000 people directly through my nonprofit organization
  • Impact 100,000 people directly through my nonprofit organization
  • Install 1000 waste-to-energy systems at homes in third-world nations
  • Collaborate with Elon Musk

Language and Culture

  • Participate in Holi
  • Participate in La Tomatina
  • Become fluent in Hindi
  • Learn Japanese
  • Learn Russian
  • Learn Mandarin
  • Learn Sanskrit
  • Become fluent in Sanskrit
  • Learn Spanish
  • Become fluent in Spanish
  • Learn Latin
  • Become proficient in Latin
  • Learn how to cook mouthwatering momos
  • Buy 50 pounds of titaura in Nepal
  • Learn how to make street-style chana chatpat

Nature

  • Shower in a waterfall
  • Climb a mango tree and pick mangoes
  • See the northern lights
  • Visit an active volcano
  • Hike in deep snow
  • Hike above 10,000 feet
  • Hike above 15,000 feet
  • Hike above 20,000 feet
  • Climb to Mt. Everest base camp
  • Climb Mt. Kilimanjaro
  • Climb Mt. Fuji
  • Climb Mt. Rainier
  • Climb Mt. Denali
  • Swim with dolphins

Travel

  • Visit Japan
  • Visit Ukraine
  • Visit India
  • Visit China
  • Visit Vietnam
  • Visit Israel
  • Visit Bali
  • Visit the Pyramids of Giza in Egypt
  • Visit the Galápagos Islands
  • Visit the Amazon Rainforest
  • Visit Antarctica
  • Visit Iceland
  • Travel to Pokhara, Nepal
  • Travel through Gorkha 
  • Travel through Southern Africa
  • Backpack through Europe
  • Backpack through South America
  • Feed a cat in Turkey

Weirdness (aka Awesomeness)

  • Roll around in a pile of leaves
  • Color my hair purple
  • Become a proficient tightrope walker
  • Hug a lion
  • Pet a squirrel
  • Deliver a letter via carrier pigeons
  • Hug a tree
  • Lie down on top of a bush
  • Sleep in a tree
  • Kiss a cactus
  • Pet and hold a snake
  • Spend a day alone on a deserted island
  • Travel to outer space
  • Drop flower petals on people while paragliding