Q&A sessions on the Rickshaw Run often end up as more of a piss-up than a proper meeting. This time, though, the January Rickshaw Run faced none of these issues...all due to that most magnificent tool of all adventure - the Powerpoint Presentation.
There's only a handful of things you can count on when it comes to doing the Rickshaw Run: that your mighty steed will eventually stumble, that you’ll get lost more times than you can count, and that you never know who else you'll be sharing the adventure with.
This Run’s pimp jobs are some of the best we’ve seen yet – ensuring that when teams inevitably crash and burn on the Indian highway, at least they’ll do so in style. Here are eight of the top pimp jobs from the January Rickshaw Run, in no particular order.
Before we bring you updates from the road next week, here’s a look at the five steps to a cracking first day of test driving on the Rickshaw Run – from getting to grips with the driving to discussing the task ahead with fellow Runners over a few cups of tea
Is it possible to stage a reindeer race in northern Mongolia? The Institute of Adventure Research assembled a crack team of test pilots / idiots to go and find out...
The Adventurist Department of Kit Abuse and Product Testing get hold of a Power Monkey solar cell and test its mettle against a mainstay of Adventure apparel in a comprehensive set of tasks designed to reveal its every shortcoming
Adventuring across Peru on a sofa-bike just got easier on the pocket. October 2013 edition open now. Hardy Adventurists only.
How do you go about an adventure more feisty than a hungry Chupacabra on steroids in a guinea-pig farm? 2012 Junket veterans Drama Llama share the secrets of how to deliver yourself to the finish line in one piece.
In 2004 there was no Mongol Rally and people put scorpions in their pants to make life interesting, fortunately this was about to change. Read about the birth of the original generator of chaos here...
Natural beauty, beards, disguises, temples, police and bottled sweat - the Bajai Rally September 2012 in pictures...
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