LifeCycle Challenge


Day 9: The Long Ride Home!

The day before last of the Foster Clark’s LifeCycle Challenge. Things should surely be getting easier by now, normally as challenges reach their end and people get tired distances get shorter and conditions better. Not on this challenge however. The cyclists faced a day of over 240km which is long on the best day, in […]

Days 7 & 8: Nearer the Finishline

The past two days of the Foster Clark’s LifeCycle Challenge have proven that even though they near the end of their epic journey, the cyclists cannot let their guard down. In total the cyclists have traversed 394km through Tanzania in the past two days alone, 193km yesterday and 201km today. Yesterdays ride, the seventh day […]

Day 5 & 6 – Deeper into the Tanzanian Wilderness

Day 5 started early as they set off for their first full ride in Tanzania. The harsh African terrain has taken a toll on bikes with morning maintenance being more common and taking longer. They began with a harsh climb up the Kilimanjaro foothills, a climb that took the cyclists 7000 feet up. The tough […]

Day 4: The Road to Tanzania

Today was the fourth day of the Foster Clark’s LifeCycle Challenge the cyclists woke up to a great start of the day, a reward for the hell they have been put through in the past 48 hours. After some extra time to rest they filled up on a buffet breakfast in the lodge they slept […]

The Trials and Tribulations of Days 2 & 3

Day 2 (185km) Today was day 2 of the LIfeCycle Challenge, and after a relatively easy first day, the team was quickly brought back to the reality of the challenge. We all knew it would be a long day with 185 km to cover but still very little could prepare the cyclists for what was […]