Touring Talk episode 8: biking boomers by worldbiking

 

Name:

Chris and Heather Hartridge

Country:

Canada

Touring Experience:

Long trips in Canada and the USA with plans for an extended multi-year tour in the future.

Comfort touring or Camping?

CAMPING!  And that is comfort for these two.  A thermarest and fresh air beats the Travel Lodge any day.

Their opinion on bike touring:

They love the freedom of touring and the incredible level of fitness that goes along with a pedal-powered holiday.

Advice for first-timers to bicycle touring:

Ease in to it.  Listen to your body and don’t get obsessed about distances or reaching a particular destination.


Touring Talk: Biking Boomers
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2 thoughts on “Touring Talk: Biking Boomers

  • October 17, 2011 at 12:17 PM
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    Love it, you’re never too old to tour:)

    Nice work guys.

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    • October 17, 2011 at 11:43 PM
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      That’s right…we’ve met guys in their 70’s who can crank out 100 kilometers in a day and race up hills a lot faster than we can.

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