Day 5 Levi to Pello Sponsored by Kerrys

Day 5 Levi to Pello Sponsored by Kerrys

Day 5 Levi to Pello sponsored by Kerry’s From the deserted ski resort of Levi we headed out South in search of some warmth. The day looked promising – No Rain! No Snow! A few legs were sore especially the knees, the warm up has moved from a few miles on...
Day 4 Lemmenjoki to Levi

Day 4 Lemmenjoki to Levi

  Day 4 Sponsored by New Lodge Contractors After the ordeal that yesterday turned out to be, we decided that the best thing to do for both cyclists and back up was to have a lie in! The forecast was due to stop raining between 11 and 12 so the decision was made...
Day 3 Karasjok to Lemmenjoki

Day 3 Karasjok to Lemmenjoki

Day 3 Karasjok to Lemmonjoki Day 3 Sponsored by The Station Hotel Birstwith   The cold and tiredness has started to take its toll on both cyclists and the back up team. Everyone was quieter this morning and the usual morning banter took a little longer to appear....
Day 1 cycling Nordkapp

Day 1 cycling Nordkapp

Day 1 (cycling) Nordkapp to Repvag 53 Miles Here we are, Europes most Northern point Nordkapp, 550 miles north of the Arctic Circle. A remote inhospitable place. A place where Winters last 9 months – 2 of which are in darkness 24 hours a day – but in June...
Day 5- Last leg driving to Nordkapp

Day 5- Last leg driving to Nordkapp

Day 5 – travelling to repvag. Another early start for our last day of big mileage on our adventure to nordkapp. There were a few sore heads this morning and wet clothes as the combination of excitement, whiskey and sleeping by the sea meant we had a few late...
Day 4 into the Arctic

Day 4 into the Arctic

Day 4 – Asen to Sorkil Into the Arctic! The sun was out for our early start. It never actually got dark last night, we won’t see proper night for the next two weeks now. Turbo Terri and Mad Maureen ventured into the unknown depths of Northern Europe...
Day 3 Gothenburg to Trondheim

Day 3 Gothenburg to Trondheim

Day 3 – Another day on the road making our way from Gothenburg to Gullberget Camping, just north of Trondheim. Team 1 set off by road, team 2 set off by plane with us all meeting at Lillehammer, where we all had a lovely lunch in the pretty mountain town with an...
Day 2 Rotterdam to Gothenburg

Day 2 Rotterdam to Gothenburg

Day 2 – Rotterdam to Gothenburg Motorways, accidents, roadworks, slow arduous drive!!! The boat docked half an hour late and we ended been one of the last to get off the ferry due to been at the back. One hour behind schedule before we even started!! Great!!!...
Day 1 Birstwith to Rotterdam

Day 1 Birstwith to Rotterdam

Four intrepid adventurers from Team 1 of the Arctic to Africa group set off from Birstwith in trusty “Turbo Terri” the pickup truck. Two riders Sean McPartland aka “Hoptimus Prime” and Amy Holmes aka “Nurse Rider” and Two backup...