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"Bike Touring Basics" FREE guide / ebook
« on: May 16, 2010, 03:33:49 PM »


Link to "Bike Tour Basics" FREE ebook

A FREE manual / guide for bicycle touring is finally available! This inspirational ebook "Bike Touring Basics" is a great piece of work!

It's 60 pages of advice, tips and inspiration, drawn from Friedel's and Andrew's bike-touring experience and put together with photos, quotes and contributions from across the bike-touring community. It will encourage you to get out and travel by bicycle, as well as answering some of those questions everyone has when they get ready for a big tour.

In the book, you’ll learn about:

•Why bike touring is so much fun
•How to save money for a tour
•How to pick out a destination and a route
•Training before you leave
•What bike to buy
•The basic gear (sleeping mats, tents, bike accessories)
•Finding the pace that’s right for you
•Where to sleep
•Managing Money

And more!

Link to "Bike Tour Basics" FREE ebook
« Last Edit: June 05, 2010, 02:16:26 PM by Stephane »
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Re: "Bike Touring Basics" FREE guide / ebook
« Reply #1 on: May 19, 2010, 08:58:04 AM »
Thanks for the heads up, I just downloaded it and read it. It gets my thumbs up :)

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« Reply #2 on: May 19, 2010, 11:19:33 AM »
thx Stephane, I downloaded it too... all I can say is: WOW! a lot of work was put into it! I wish I had it before my first trip.. I still learn a lot of stuff though...

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Re: "Bike Touring Basics" FREE guide / ebook
« Reply #3 on: August 30, 2010, 12:56:25 PM »
It's a great piece of reading from Friedel and Andrew, with alot of down to earth practical tips.

I love their podcasts too http://travellingtwo.com/category/cycling-trips/podcasts

Shane