Jonas Deichmann – PanAmerica Solo – 23.000km across the Americas:
“In August 2018, I set of for my so far biggest challenge. Cycling the Panamerica from the Arctic to Tierra del Fuego – solo and unsupported in a world record breaking 100 days. It became a journey that changed my life forever. This is the story of my adventure.”
Life Lessons from a 7 Thousand Mile Bike Ride – National Geographic
Jedidiah Jenkins quit his job and decided to bike from Oregon to the southern tip of South America. His best friend, filmmaker Kenny Laubbacher, came along for the ride. This short film follows Jenkins as he shares what he’s learned from his journey so far. “When you’re a kid, everything is astonishing. Everything is new, and so your brain is awake and turned on … Once your brain establishes a routine, it stops … the alertness goes away,” he says. By choosing adventure Jenkins is able to reactivate his brain and turn his “hundred years on this planet into a thousand.