In this episode Robbie and I talk to Kerry and Ruth, better known as the Two Wheeled Travellers, about their recent trip to Tajikistan to ride the Pamir Highway. Tajikistan is remote environment with limited resupply and challenging conditions. Hearing them talk about it as if it were a Sunday trip to the coast was inspiring.
They’ve also put together a short film on the trip. You can check that out here – https://vimeo.com/638580505
Niel is back from probably his hardest race yet. Okay well definitely his hardest race yet. In this episode he talks about what it was like to race 2000km over some of the toughest terrain the UK has to offer in conditions that were more like the depths of a wet winter than a beautiful summer.
In other news the guys talk about:
Ana Orenz recovery after an horrific crash on the TransIberica. Find her go fund me page here
Ulrich’s stunning come back after a mechanical on the TransIberica
Talking of mechanicals, the guys talk about Angus’ disqualification on the easier off-road race up the UK on GBDuro
In this episode Niel talks about the upcoming Great British Divide race. What he’s expecting, what bike he’s riding, what kit he’s taking and generally what he’s excited about and what he’s scared about.