Cycling The Globe

A Cycling Expedition Around The World

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Thomas Andersen
Latest Location: Santiago, Chile

Day 1297, Jaque - Rincon Blanc

Distance: 37.69 km Ride time: 5:01:48 Average: 7.51 km/h Altitude: 3142 m Total: 25676 km After I heard the cracking sound from my back wheel yesterday I knew that I had put more weight on ...

Day 1296, Vinchina - Jaque: Fe

Distance: 52.84 km Ride time: 3:53:07 Average: 13.60 km/h Altitude: 2014 m Total: 25638 km There was excitement in the air as we left Vinchina behind and aimed for the mountains. The first part of ...

Day 1293 - 1295, Vila Union -

Distance: 77.28 km Ride time: 3:47:27 Average: 20.44 km/h Altitude: 1405 m Total: 25585 km As we cycled out of town on our heavy bicycles loaded with 20 days of food, I had the feeling ...

Day 1291 - 1292, Villa Union:

Distance: 80.01 km Ride time: 3:55:35 Average: 20.40 km/h Altitude: 1405 m Total: 25508 km I had been looking forward to arrive in Vila Union for a number of reasons. First of all this town ...

Day 1290, San Jose de Jachal -

Distance: 74.78 km Ride time: 3:45:52 Average: 19.94 km/h Altitude: 1202 m Total: 25428 km There are two ways to cycle out of Jachal. Through a flat road or through a valley. In the end ...

Day 1286 - 1289, San Jose de J

Distance: 31.54 km Ride time: 1:32:25 Average: 20.23 km/h Altitude: 1181 m Total: 25353 km In the morning Petter was not feeling well, so we opted for an easy cycling day into San José de ...

Day 1285, Pachaco - Niquivil:

Distance: 115.98 km Ride time: 4:45:25 Average: 24.42 km/h Altitude: 1068 m Total: 25322 km As we woke up in the morning we were surprised to see clouds on the sky. Something we hadn't seen ...

Day 1284, Calingasta - Pachaco

Distance: 87.64 km Ride time: 5:48:54 Average: 15.11 km/h Altitude: 1889 m Total: 25206 km The nights might be perfect for camping, but from the morning it was clear that this was going to be ...

Day 1283, Barreal - Calingasta

Distance: 25.56 km Ride time: 1:12:40 Average: 21.30 km/h Altitude: 1380 m Total: 25118 km The weather during the night is perfect for camping, not too warm and not too cold. I love sleeping in ...

Day 1282, El Leoncito - Barrea

Distance: 54.28 km Ride time: 2:50:42 Average: 19.18 km/h Altitude: 1546 m Total: 25092 km After the very long and action packed day yesterday, we took it a bit easier in the morning, enjoying our ...