Bike Touring

Adventurer Cartoonist Tegan Phillips Shares Her Best Packing Tips for a Solo Bicycle Tour

I’m Tegan, a 25-year old adventurer/cartoonist from Cape Town, South Africa. A few years ago, I was kind of headed into a career as a lawyer when fate threw me on a solo bicycle trip from Bristol to southern Spain. I recorded the trip in a cartoon blog, which mostly […]

Bike Touring

The Founders of Bicycle Traveler Magazine Share How They Pack After Years on the Road

I’m Grace Johnson from Seattle, U.S.A. and my husband Paul Jeurissen is Dutch. Years earlier my younger brother went on a bike trip with his Boy Scout club. Being a smug older sister, I figured if he could do it – it couldn’t be that difficult… So when my parents […]

Bike Touring

Nancy from Family On Bikes Shares How to Pack For a Bike Tour with Children

Meet the Vogel family, composed of Nancy and John, and their twins Davy and Daryl who now hold the world record as the youngest people to cycle the length of the Americas. Family On Bikes, as they call themselves, rode their bicycles over 17,000 miles from Alaska to Argentina. They […]

Cycling, Running

Scottish Adventurer Jamie Ramsay Shares His Best Packing Tips for Running and Cycling Around the World

My name is Jamie Ramsay and I was born and bred in Scotland. My life is spent pursuing whatever endurance challenge is available. Most tend to be running related but trekking with camels, cycling across continents or wild swimming are all welcomed. Right now, I am in London preparing for […]

Mountain biking

MTB World Champion and Olympian Alison Dunlap Shares How to Become a Better Mountain Biker

Alison Kerry Dunlap. 48 yrs old. I was born in Denver, CO and have lived in Colorado Springs since 1987. I graduated from The Colorado College in 1991 with a degree in Biology. I live in the Springs with my husband of 18 years and our seven year old son. […]

Climbing, Cycling

How this Visually Impaired Kiwi Male Became a Double Paralympic Champion at the Age of 40

My name is Steve Bate MBE (Member of the British Empire). I’m a Para-Cyclist for British Cycling and ParalympicsGB, I race on the back of a tandem bicycle with my sight pilot, Adam Duggleby. This is because I have a visual impairment and it’s not safe for me to race […]

Bike Touring, Trekking

Adventurer Andrew Siess Explains How to Cycle and Walk Around the World on a Tiny Budget

Name is Andrew Siess from St. Paul Minnesota, USA. Right now, I am in Saint Paul, Minnesota working construction jobs until adventure season starts in a month. Favorite activities are kickball, biking, canoeing, urban exploring, busking, going to the BWCA. I’m a stubborn, laid back, serious, joking, hard working, and […]

Bike Touring

Adventurer Ben Page Shares Everything About His Three-year Bikepacking Ride Around the World

I’m Ben Page and I’m a mid twenties adventurer and film-maker from the UK. I’ve just arrived home (last week!) from a three-year bikepacking ride around the world, which took me across five continents and with a balmy temperature variation between -40C and +53C! I’d dreamt up the idea for […]


How Pro Cyclist Tiffany Cromwell Organizes Her Training and Racing

Hi. I’m Tiffany Cromwell, a professional cyclist from Adelaide, Australia. Currently, I’m in the South of France close to Nice at my European training base. I love to be on the water, playing with paddle boards, wake boarding, jet skis, any water sport activity really. I also enjoy cooking and […]

Bike Touring

This Adventure Cyclist Couple Have Visited More Than 50 Countries – Here Are Their Best Bikepacking Tips

I am Ed Shoote and along with my wife Marion, we are adventure cyclists and bloggers on Our website is all about our adventures riding bikes and split board touring through mountains all around the world. We love huge fans of bikepacking and traveling by bike and we have […]