Cycling

Mountain biking

How Mark Matthews Went from Shy Kid to Outgoing Pro Mountain Biker

How Mark Matthews Went from Shy Kid to Outgoing Pro Mountain Biker

My name is Mark Matthews and I’m a professional mountain biker and travel blogger from Vancouver Island, BC. This job is 7 days a week and sometimes life feels like one big vacation, but it has all the usual stresses and setbacks of being self-employed. I’m currently at home in […]

Bike Touring

This Retired Canadian Couple Has Traveled by Bike in the Americas For Years

This Retired Canadian Couple Has Traveled by Bike in the Americas For Years

Candian couple Charles and Denise have been into bike trips since they meet each other 18 years ago. Now they are retired, but that doesn’t mean things have slowed down. After Charles and Denise retired, they have traveled by bike in Americas for a total of 2 1/2 years. In […]

Bike Touring

These Swiss Bicycle Nomads Have Cycled 100,000 Kilometers Across the World for 7 Years

These Swiss Bicycle Nomads Have Cycled 100,000 Kilometers Across the World for 7 Years

To see beautiful places, to meet wonderful people, and to embrace the simplicity of life are some of the reasons why world cyclists Brigitte and Ivo from Switzerland have traveled around the world on bicycles for 7 years! In this interview, they tackle the importance of traveling to find solutions […]

Bike Touring

This American Woman Bikes Around the World with Her Dog and Her Violin

This American Woman Bikes Around the World with Her Dog and Her Violin

Hi, my name is Jasmine Reese. I grew up in Los Angeles, CA. I am currently in Indiana, preparing for the next segment of my life on the road in Asia and Europe. At the moment, my life is consumed by travel, violin and my loyal friend and pup, Fiji. […]

Bike Touring

How to Make a Choice, Give up Your Job and Start Travelling the World

How to Make a Choice, Give up Your Job and Start Travelling the World

Do you also want to give up your job, so you can go travelling full-time? Don’t give up hope! You can still turn things around just like Anna from Germany has done. She realized that she wanted to travel the world and quit her sales job. Now she is travelling […]

Bike Touring

How to Live Frugally, so You Can Follow Your Big Dreams

How to Live Frugally, so You Can Follow Your Big Dreams

People sometimes wonder if they should live more frugally. Is it really worth giving up daily pleasures just to save money for some far away dream? It really depends on what your goals are. For cyclists Sarah and Scott, there was no doubt about why they should live frugally. By […]

Bike Touring, Trekking

Amy Tunstall Explains How Spending Time Outside Will Improve Your Mental Health

Amy Tunstall Explains How Spending Time Outside Will Improve Your Mental Health

Adventurer Amy Tunstall may not own a house or a fancy car, but she has travelled for over 17,000 kilometers by walking, paddling and cycling across two continents, ten provinces and five countries. In this interview, she shares her best adventuring tips and experiences – and why she believes that […]

Bike Touring

Taken by friendly farmers in the middle of Burma.

This Is Why Cycling Couples Should Go Bike Touring on a Tandem

Most people go bike touring on individual bikes, but is that really the best solution if you are a couple? Not if you ask Jessilyn and Neil. They are a cycling duo based in Germany and in this interview, they share all about their tandem adventures in Burma, Ireland and […]

Bike Touring

Adventurer Jake Wilcox is Crossing All 7 Continents to Complete 50 Expeditions

Adventurer Jake Wilcox is Crossing All 7 Continents to Complete 50 Expeditions

Meet Jake Wilcox, the man behind the Venture 500. Having already crossed North America on bike, he is now planning to complete a series of expeditions in all seven continents for a total of 25,000+ miles non motorized travel. In this interview, Jake shares his best tips for adventurers and […]

Mountain biking

How Injuries Make Professional Downhill Mountain Biker Steve Peat Stronger

How Injuries Make Professional Downhill Mountain Biker Steve Peat Stronger

Most athletes have experienced numerous injuries and setbacks. Professional Mountain Biker Steve Peat has been in the mountain biking scene for 25 years and for him, having injuries is an annoyance – but it’s also an opportunity that can make you stronger than before! In this interview, you will learn […]