Nowhere in the world can you bearrested for having too much fun while riding a bicycle! Unless, of course, youread BICYCLING AROUND THE WORLD! Whether youre flying over 15,000 footpasses with two condors in the Andes, riding with an emuin theMoreNowhere in the world can you bearrested for having too much fun while riding a bicycle!
Unless, of course, youread BICYCLING AROUND THE WORLD! Whether youre flying over 15,000 footpasses with two condors in the Andes, riding with an emuin the Australian Outback, facing a king cobra in Nepal or meeting a manwalking across America on his hands, Wooldridge carries readers into theastounding world of long distance bicycle touring.From the first chapter to thelast, youre riding on the edge of your seat with laughter and wonder. This isthe best of 26 years in the saddle.
If youve never smelled the breath of agrizzly bear in camp, you will. Youll find out how he discovered theVoluptuousness of Living. Wooldridge meets fascinating men and women fromaround the globe that will astound and inspire you.This book mesmerizes readers withanimal stories that bring a smile to your face. It will pain your mind andheart seeing the Third World. It chills you with a once-in-a-lifetime ride in Antarcticawhere youll meet a family of Emperor penguins. Along the way, youll find outthat you have to go without a mirror, sometimes, in order to see yourself. Thegreatest aspect of this book comes from--expectation!
Not since Miles From Nowhere has a writer captured the Zen and Art ofBicycle Adventure as well as Wooldridge. Not only that, you enjoy a finalsection--EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT LONG DISTANCE TOURING. He showsyou HOW TO LIVE THE DREAM. Youll have the right bike, equipment, money andtools to ride into your own long distance touring adventures.
If you likebicycling, youll go wild reading this book. If you dont like bicycling,youll still go wild reading this book.