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"Remember when you were a kid and you got your first bicycle? After a few weeks of mastering the dynamics of balancing, steering, and pedaling, all at the same time hopefully, your father released his protective, steadying grip on the seat and you went wobbling off on your own. It was probably your very first taste of independence and freedom and you knew you liked that fe"Remember when you were a kid and you got your first bicycle? After a few weeks of mastering the dynamics of balancing, steering, and pedaling, all at the same time hopefully, your father released his protective, steadying grip on the seat and you went wobbling off on your own. It was probably your very first taste of independence and freedom and you knew you liked that feeling very much. Few things in life have ever compared to that first solo ride.Almost 40 years after my first solo bike ride, I was able to recapture the excitement and passion of that momentous occasion when I pedaled out of Anchorage, Alaska bound for Tierra del Fuego-the very tip of South America. No matter that it was 17,500 miles distant and would take 3½ years to get there I vowed I would achieve that goal if it took the rest of my life."...

Title : A Bicycle Journey to the Bottom of the Americas: Being a True Account of a Bike Adventure from Alaska
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ISBN : 9781469716145
Format Type : Kindle Edition
Number of Pages : 432 Pages
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A Bicycle Journey to the Bottom of the Americas: Being a True Account of a Bike Adventure from Alaska Reviews

  • Bill Kinman
    2019-05-20 12:43

    A Story of the PlacesThis is a story of the places and the people more than a story of the ride. The detail of the places gets a bit overwhelming at times. Personally I enjoy more about the actual ride and all that entails. If you are into the places more than the ride then this book is for you. A great effort in any case, riding the distance from Alaska to Argentina however you elect to tell about it.