Images

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Bremma heading off to do the purchasing of a lifetime!

Bremma heading off to do the purchasing of a lifetime!

Super excited for our first photo shoot with the bike

Super excited for our first photo shoot with the bike

1st mission fully loaded

1st mission fully loaded

Seconds before take-off from Riverside campground, Whistler

Seconds before take-off from Riverside campground, Whistler

On the road

On the road

Falkor loaded in Nanaimo, ready to head to Duncan

Falkor loaded in Nanaimo, ready to head to Duncan

Cycling to Victoria

Cycling to Victoria

Celebrating our 1000th km with a sports drink at the look out for the Seal Lion Caves

Celebrating our 1000th km with a sports drink at the look out for the Seal Lion Caves

Nearing 1000km

Nearing 1000km

The sea mist cycling into South Beach OR

The sea mist cycling into South Beach OR

The handle bar bag on the mount

The handle bar bag on the mount

Bremma on the Golden Gate Bridge

Bremma on the Golden Gate Bridge

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Our 2000th km!

Our 2000th km!

TotallyTandem shaved heads

TotallyTandem shaved heads

 

On the right path through the desert

On the right path through the desert with brother Michael

Bren holding the brakes firmly on  while I try to capture the steepoisty of this street

Bren holding the brakes firmly on while I try to capture the steepoisty of this street in San Francisco

A veritable flock of Cary's - finally, ready to roll

A veritable flock of Cary’s – finally, ready to roll in Reno

Completely knackered, quite sweaty and slightly cold but absolutely victorious at the top of Mount Rose Pass

Completely knackered, quite sweaty and slightly cold but absolutely victorious at the top of Mount Rose Pass

We started off smiling & blissfully unaware of the day that lay ahead

We started off smiling & blissfully unaware of the day that lay ahead

Bremma dancing up a dust storm in Black Rock City

Bremma dancing up a dust storm in Black Rock City

Matt the total legend, making our new rear wheel

Matt the total legend, making our new rear wheel in San Diego

Bremma with F&O IMG_1169 outlook cropped

Trepidatious as we approach the border. You can see the fence behind us.

Trepidatious as we approach the border. You can see the fence behind us.

 

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There are some mighty large cacti out there

There are some mighty large cacti out there

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The desert is full of awesomeness!

The desert is full of awesomeness!

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A happy man at having re-laced his first wheel!

A happy man at having re-laced his first wheel!

Sitting on a bus seat by the lagoon

Sitting on a bus seat by the lagoon

We feel like this about our current situation

We feel like this about our current situation

All things TotallyTandem at Tepic University. Todo es posible!

All things TotallyTandem at Tepic University. Todo es posible!

Falkor #1, last day on the road.

Falkor #1, last day on the road before the big frame break down.

Cyclists haven - Casa De Cyclista

Cyclists haven – Casa De Cyclista

Hooray! Introducing Falkor #2!

Hooray! Introducing Falkor #2!

Falkor #2 1st test ride!

Falkor #2 1st test ride!

Yay!

Yay!

Stretching, it's important

Stretching, it’s important

Knackered on the side of the highway

Knackered on the side of the highway

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Skyping with the year 5's at BST

Skyping with the year 5’s at BST

Hoorags saving us from the smog!

Hoorags saving us from the smog!

 

At the Monte de Alban ruins in Oaxaca

At the Monte de Alban ruins in Oaxaca

At Agua de Hierve

At Agua de Hierve

After a quick morning swim

After a quick morning swim

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Cold and exhausted.

Cold and exhausted.

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Thank goodness for our HooRags! This was 'Blue Hoo' day.

Thank goodness for our HooRags! This was ‘Blue Hoo’ day.

"Until Victory Always"

“Until Victory Always”

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No kidding, there is a place called Central Australia in Cuba. No wonder people were surprised by our shizle Spanish!

No kidding, there is a place called Central Australia in Cuba. No wonder people were surprised by our shizle Spanish!

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It had to be done. We took a ride through Havana in an old Chevy with Roberto.

It had to be done. We took a ride through Havana in an old Chevy with Roberto.

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Loving ourselves in our new Keen cycling shoes

Loving ourselves in our new Keen cycling shoes

Brendy doing the interview for Belize TV with cameraman Pandy Show

Brendy doing the interview for Belize TV with cameraman Pandy Show

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Knackered

Knackered

Camping with the coppers

Camping with the coppers

Yup. Country number 7

Yup. Country number 7

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Totally Newsworthy

Totally Newsworthy

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3 is waaay cooler than 2!

3 is waaay cooler than 2!

1111km! How auspicious! We expect by 2222km we will be on the east coast of Oz.

1111km! How auspicious! We expect by 2222km we will be on the east coast of Oz.

10 countries

Flat 1

Flat 1

new WBR gear

And another one

And another one

Burritos in tent

Another flat

Another flat

Bridge shade

TotallyTandem with some of the student of PCIS

TotallyTandem with some of the student of PCIS

 

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The less than sexy side. It was 37degrees by 8am with humidity soaring as we peddled up hill

The less than sexy side. It was 37degrees by 8am with humidity soaring as we peddled up hill

Tea for two

Tea for two

Falkor in Panama Canal

Loading Falkor onto the Roller Coaster from the dinghy

Loading Falkor onto the Roller Coaster from the dinghy

The classic 'us in front of…..' shot. Cant go wrong!

The classic ‘us in front of…..’ shot. Cant go wrong!

Its apparently tradition to kiss under this bridge as you approach the first lock

Its apparently tradition to kiss under this bridge as you approach the first lock

TotallyTandem Skype chat from Mexico with primary students at The British School in Tokyo

TotallyTandem Skype chat from Mexico with primary students at The British School in Tokyo

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Loading Falkor on the dinghy for her arrival on the yacht

Loading Falkor on the dinghy for her arrival on the yacht

With Falkor at our side, we sail into Cartagena

With Falkor at our side, we sail into Cartagena

Stoked to be riding again

Stoked to be riding again

Camping on a small farm with 6 children

Camping on a small farm with 6 children in Colombia

What would a trip be without a broken spoke

What would a trip be without a broken spoke

or 2…...

or 2……

The camping stove is a source of true wonder

The camping stove is a source of true wonder

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Must have shade

Must have shade

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Must be nearly the top, right?

Must be nearly the top, right?

Just for clarity

Just for clarity

Hot & hilly

Hot & hilly

We did a presentation in Spanish about cycle touring for the Cultural Week. St least, we think that's what we said…..

We did a presentation in Spanish about cycle touring for the Cultural Week. St least, we think that’s what we said…..

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Bremma do a day ride through Cartagena. So nice to ride without all of our bags!

Bremma do a day ride through Cartagena. So nice to ride without all of our bags!

 

Hot & Hilly. Oh Colombia!

Hot & Hilly. Oh Colombia!

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No way! Really! Another broken spoke?

No way! Really! Another broken spoke?

And everyone tells us we need a mobile phone

And everyone tells us we need a mobile phone

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A new chain for Falkor. 3 chains in 13,000km

A new chain for Falkor. 3 chains in 13,000km

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"Crema Crema Crema! Rica Rica Rica!" Have you ever seen e=anhone this excited about ice cream! 25cents a pop. We had 2 each.

“Crema Crema Crema! Rica Rica Rica!” Have you ever seen e=anhone this excited about ice cream! 25cents a pop. We had 2 each.

Totally at the Equator Roadside break Colombia

After 36km of downhill in the freezing wind, we start to warm up on the climb back out of the valley

After 36km of downhill in the freezing wind, we start to warm up on the climb back out of the valley

13988 km at elevation 3190m - 14degrees inside

13988 km at elevation 3190m – 14degrees inside

Looking back at the hard slog uphill

Looking back at the hard slog uphill

LOVING our new World Bicycle Relief hats!

LOVING our new World Bicycle Relief hats!

We find some stow aways on Falkor

We find some stow aways on Falkor

Our silent campsite in the paramo

Our silent campsite in the paramo

Some tricky sections

Some tricky sections

 

yup, broken spokes

yup, broken spokes

Yay! New cycling friends!

Yay! New cycling friends!

Bremma middle of the world

Camping on the side of the PanAm in the desert stretch in Colombia.We were told it was very dangerous but we just found it hot and difficult.

Camping on the side of the PanAm in the desert stretch in Colombia.We were told it was very dangerous but we just found it hot and difficult.

Asking for directions from the cops with the big guns in Pasto

Asking for directions from the cops with the big guns in Pasto

The heights of Colombia

The heights of Colombia

Roadside rest Colombia2 Bremma ride Colombia mtns

Check out our new Aussie flag HooRags! STOKED to get this package in Ecuador.

Check out our new Aussie flag HooRags! STOKED to get this package in Ecuador.

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Waiting for the clouds to clear over the volcano

Waiting for the clouds to clear over the volcano

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F F F Freeeezing we have to stop around 3pm in order to get in our sleeping bags and get warm for the night. Only 15km but we are knackered.

F F F Freeeezing we have to stop around 3pm in order to get in our sleeping bags and get warm for the night. Only 15km but we are knackered.

Check out the sand under the front wheel. This was our journey out of the national park

Check out the sand under the front wheel. This was our journey out of the national park

And another flat tyre

And another flat tyre

So. Very. Cold.

So. Very. Cold.

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Schools out! Down to the shops for an icy pole!

Schools out! Down to the shops for an icy pole!

Incredible lakes

Incredible lakes

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Feeling exhausted by it all

Feeling exhausted by it all

Oooh! That is a big snake!

Oooh! That is a big snake!

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15,000 TotallTandem km! Check those zeros man!

15,000 TotallTandem km! Check those zeros man!

Feeling optimistic

Feeling optimistic

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In the bottom left hand corner you will see broken spokes 3& 4

In the bottom left hand corner you will see broken spokes 3& 4

Not happy in the back of the truck

Not happy in the back of the truck

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At then back at the top again!

At then back at the top again!

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The mist creeps

The mist creeps

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Then we climb to the top again and sweat our butts off

Then we climb to the top again and sweat our butts off

New brake pads. We are going through them like clean nickers!

New brake pads. We are going through them like clean nickers!

You have permission to laugh a lot

You have permission to laugh a lot

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The Keulap Ruins

The Keulap Ruins

Photo by Elkin

Photo by Elkin

Photo by Elkin

Photo by Elkin

Photo by Elkin

Photo by Elkin

Photo by Elkin

Photo by Elkin

Photo by Elkin

Photo by Elkin

4000m

Photo by Elkin

Photo by Elkin

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Our faces say it all

Our faces say it all

 

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Not stoked in the back of the truck

Not stoked in the back of the truck

This climb nearly killed us as we reached the summit around 6pm. Very cold and tired.

This climb nearly killed us as we reached the summit around 6pm. Very cold and tired.

Check out those mountains in the background

Check out those mountains in the background

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Wrangling Falkor down 1000 vertical metres like this

Wrangling Falkor down 1000 vertical metres like this

16,000 TotallyTandem kilometres!

16,000 TotallyTandem kilometres!

Bremma in Cusco

Bremma in Cusco

The 2nd blow out - not happy

The 2nd blow out in 20 minutes – not happy

Another excellent hole

Another excellent hole

This is how we feel after our 3rd blow out

This is how we feel after our 3rd blow out of the day

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Quite the hole eh!

Quite the hole eh!

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There it is! 5004m

There it is! 5004m

Huascaran National Park

Huascaran National Park

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So so tired

So so tired

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Looking out over the jungle

Looking out over the jungle

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A terribly muddy spot for a blow out

A terribly muddy spot for a blow out

 

Its about 2 hours along the train tracks

Its about 2 hours along the train tracks

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In Huscaran NP

In Huscaran NP

Arriving at the base of the glacier.

Arriving at the base of the glacier.

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17,000km

17,000km

Cheezy grins while smashing some big days again

Cheezy grins while smashing some big days again

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Bolivia! Country #15!

Bolivia! Country #15!

Bremma Tounges Bremma Titicaca

Lake Titicaca at Copacabana

Lake Titicaca at Copacabana

Lake Titicaca Peru

Lake Titicaca Peru

Stretching the tight legs after a luxurious  10 days off the bike in Cusco.

Stretching the tight legs after a luxurious 10 days off the bike in Cusco.

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Enserio? 20,000km?

Enserio? 20,000km?

Aussie Day in the desert

Aussie Day in the desert

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Riding Bolivian winds and high altitude sun

Riding Bolivian winds and high altitude sun

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our 19,000th Km!

our 19,000th Km!

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Dude! 21,000km! We kinda got so into riding this day the precise moment escaped us so this shows 21,046km!

Dude! 21,000km! We kinda got so into riding this day the precise moment escaped us so this shows 21,046km!

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Tired, cold and riding into strong headwinds

Tired, cold and riding into strong headwinds

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Happy 19th Anniversary!

Happy 19th Anniversary!

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Hot, dusty and really quite exhausted

Hot, dusty and really quite exhausted

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