Tag: documentary

Monday Morning Motivation: Blood Road

Still from Blood Road.

Blood Road follows the journey of ultra-endurance mountain bike athlete Rebecca Rusch and her Vietnamese riding partner, Huyen Nguyen, as they pedal 1,200 miles along the infamous Ho Chi Minh Trail through the dense jungles of Vietnam, Laos, and Cambodia. Their goal: to reach the site where Rebecca’s father, a Read more…

Monday Morning Motivation – growing old (dis)gracefully

Goro, a 98-year-old, growing old (dis)gracefully

Growing old doesn’t have to mean giving up. Check out this amazing documentary (The Optimists) about some older ladies who play volleyball:

Top 10 things not to eat whilst cycling

Superfood cherry and almond flapjack, nuun bottle, nuun triple berry tabs, inhaler and bike multitool.

This was so funny that I had to share it: Global Cycling Network is a great channel to subscribe to on YouTube. There is a combination of humorous videos and ones with useful and informative content. Here are a couple of other videos that amused me: Top Ten things not Read more…

Spirit of the Triathlon?

We Are Triathletes promotional poster

Would you like to see a feature-length documentary on the inspiring journeys of six athletes preparing for Challenge Roth? I know I would, as I loved Spirit of the Marathon, which is made by the team behind this venture. They’re attempting to crowd-source funding for it, and released some information Read more…