Bikes for a better life: simple words that describe the simple yet impressive community program, BEN Namibia. On our way to our bike adventure in the backcountry of Namibia, we decided to visit two social bike projects of BEN Namibia in Katutura, a poor suburb of the capital Windhoek. Why ship containers in the savannah and the letter M are symbols pointing toward a future filled with hope.
Fahrräder für ein besseres Leben, mit diesen Worten kann man das einfache aber beeindruckende Community-Programm von BEN Namibia beschreiben. Auf dem Weg zu unserem Bike-Abenteuer ins Hinterland Namibias besuchen wir in Katutura, einem armen Vorort der Hauptstadt Windhoek, zwei soziale Fahrradprojekte von BEN Namibia. Warum Schiffscontainer in der Savanne und der Buchstabe M in eine hoffnungsvolle Zukunft deuten.
Rodolphe Pasciuto went to the Isle of Sky for a little Bikepacking adventure. Endless trails, desert landscapes, changeable weather and pure nature represent this unique place. Perfect conditions for Rodolphe to test the new bikepacking range and to treat hisself with a big portion of fish & chips.
For me, Scotland is a country full of tales coupled with unique landscapes. I remember this part of the planet as very authentic and sensitive. According to old legends, the country is home to mythical creatures such as elves and trolls, telling their visitors stories.
Actually, we shouldn’t even be here. Below the glacier in the background, a volcano has been active for days and officials are warning of an imminent eruption. We only notice that the area is cordoned off at the end of our two-day tour. One day later, 3 km of the main road section not far from us is engulfed by a small eruption.
Born on 19 January 1984 in Hamburg. Residence: Burgberg in Allgäu. At the age of 18, I moved from the flat area of Porta Westfalica in northern Germany to the mountains. There I began an apprenticeship as an energy-tech engineer in Oberstdorf, a town in the Allgäu region of southern Germany. The endless opportunities for mountain sports. were the main reason I chose Oberstdorf and I quickly made connections in the local Allgäu sports scene of mountain running, climbing, snowboarding, skiing and mountain biking.
Die beiden Freeski Athleten Max Kroneck und Jochen Mesle starten zu ihrer bisher größten und