Falling Uphill: One man’s quest for happiness around the world on a bicycle
- By : Oliver Santos
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My claim to fame is that I rode a bicycle around the world. Over 26,000 miles. 50 countries. 6 continents. [Laughing.] This is a 33% grade. Ugh! Into a headwind. I asked for this. I can’t complain. [Laughing.] [Singing.] If I could do that, I could do anything.