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Because It Is There Expedition

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Kevin Shannon, a friend of mine, will soon be setting off on his world tour to combat “combat stress”. Above we see him with an interesting contraption called a Third Wheel, a trailer that I suspect will reduce the weight and therefore the wear and tear on his bike, though balance and steering traction look tricky.

In his words:

Because It Is There is a an expedition to circumnavigate the world using zero emissions. During the expedition I will cycle approximately 36,000 miles across 5 continents and sail across 2 oceans (and perhaps canoe down a river or row across a stretch of water at some point) and arriving back on my doorstep around 3 years later. During this time I will be facing extreme sub zero temperatures, scorching heat, thirst, hunger and physical and mental exhaustion.

via Because It Is There.

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