Adventurous 17-year old heading around the world

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Mistik-ka
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Adventurous 17-year old heading around the world

Postby Mistik-ka » 5 Jul 2018, 6:39pm

This from my home on the Canadian prairies:

http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/saskatoon/at-17-saskatoon-boy-starts-31-000-km-worldwide-bicycle-tour-1.4733422


Bravo kid! (Who says 'they're not making 'em like they used to'?) :D

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Re: Adventurous 17-year old heading around the world

Postby crazydave789 » 5 Jul 2018, 7:00pm

I assume he is back to school in the fall so had better get a shift on.

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Re: Adventurous 17-year old heading around the world

Postby reohn2 » 5 Jul 2018, 7:25pm

Great to see adventure in the young :D
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Re: Adventurous 17-year old heading around the world

Postby foxyrider » 5 Jul 2018, 7:46pm

He does realise the world is quite big beyond continental America?
Convention? what's that then?

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Re: Adventurous 17-year old heading around the world

Postby rjb » 5 Jul 2018, 8:01pm

Do you think he will catch Ed, after all two wheels are faster than one. :D

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Re: Adventurous 17-year old heading around the world

Postby thelawnet » 6 Jul 2018, 9:08am

foxyrider wrote:He does realise the world is quite big beyond continental America?


Continental America is pretty big too.