Is Colombia Safe for Cycling?

March 12, 2019,   has blogged 3983  posts

‘It is going to be tough, it’s going to be exciting, but it is also going to be beautiful’ – Ambassador Federico Hoyos After inquiring with our Operations Manager, our South American Epic tour leader, the Ambassador for Colombia in Canada, and a Colombia based cyclist/filmmaker the answer to the question is an enthusiastic YES!, …

Looking for answers cycling from Casablanca to Cape Coast on West Africa en Vélo

December 19, 2018,   has blogged 3983  posts

After two months of cycling we have arrived in Songon, a few kilometers outside Côte d’Ivoire’s metropolis, Abidjan. We are now in the final stretch of our inaugural West Africa cycling expedition and, by the time you read this, we will have passed through a place called Axim; 64 km west of the city of …

TDA Global Cycling Blogs: Staff Picks for 2018

December 11, 2018,   has blogged 3983  posts

The past 12 months have seen our office staff, our field crews and our guest bloggers create some pretty amazing content. Here are our favourites for each month of 2018. January – Once Again TDA Global Cycling’s Operation Manager, Miles MacDonald, reflected on his numerous experiences in the Sudan over the years. “Nomadic motion has …

Did The Bike Move For You: 5 World Shaking Cycling Events

November 27, 2018,   has blogged 3983  posts

We all know that cycling is the answer to many of life’s problems – from climate change to depression to obesity to traffic gridlock. As HG Wells once admitted “Every time I see an adult on a bicycle, I no longer despair for the future of the human race.” Looking to the future we can …

The High & Lows Of Desert Cycling

November 9, 2018,   has blogged 3983  posts

“The answer, my friend, is blowin’ in the wind” – Bob Dylan Dylan, as often was the case, got it right. While cycling the west coast of Africa from Morocco to Nouakchott, the capital of Mauritania, the answer is indeed ‘in the wind’. If anything, besides the fact that one is cycling in the spectacular …

The High & Lows Of Desert Cycling

November 9, 2018,   has blogged 3983  posts

“The answer, my friend, is blowin’ in the wind” – Bob Dylan Dylan, as often was the case, got it right. While cycling the west coast of Africa from Morocco to Nouakchott, the capital of Mauritania, the answer is indeed ‘in the wind’. If anything, besides the fact that one is cycling in the spectacular …