At the moment I’m pretty occupied with doing research on fat bikes. There’s a lot do to research on, more on it shortly. On doing research, I found this interesting three piece documentation of a fat bike being built under … Continued
When, according to Apsley-Gerard, Scott’s last attempt to reach the Southpole had been the worst journey, then Shackleton’s bid to cross Antartica which turned into an ongoing struggle under the worst conditions you can imagine, is the greatest story of … Continued
Joe Simpson is best known for his famous book & film “Touching the Void”, where he, when having a climbing accident and was believed to be dead he fought himself back to life in an epic struggle of survival. The … Continued
Now, how cool is this??? Don Whillians und Chris Bonington are no strangers to this game. Learn more about Don “Villain” Whillans here. And about Chris Bonington here.
The other day when researching some stuff I stumbled upon this vid which I do not want you to deprive of: enjoy!
Everybody knows Forrest Gump, a guy who, among other things ran across North America for the better part of 3 years. Swiss mountain guide and multiple boxing champion Serge Roetheli ran around the world. 25,000 Miles in five years. Before … Continued
Normally I do not recommend mainstream movies – this is an exception.
Folks, wheelbuilding is a skill you definitely should master. Especially when you’re a cyclist. ON top of that, it’s a good way to spend your time, much better than sitting on the couch watching the tele. I build wheels for … Continued
Today I’ve a Special treat for you: four episodes of the EXPEDITION 360. 13 years did it take adventurer Jason Lewis to circumnavigate the world with human power. Why? Because all attempts to aquire major financial support failed, so they … Continued