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Old 01-23-2013, 04:31 PM   #1
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Eric Larsen--Riding to the South Pole

Let me first say that he didn't make it. But what an attempt! He was riding with 130 lbs of gear on his bike!

http://www.ericlarsenexplore.com/expedition/cyclesouth

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Old 01-23-2013, 05:33 PM   #2
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I would imagine my friend, the other Eric Larsen who gets winded riding his bike to the end of the street and back will get a kick out of this.

The only way I could do that is if a hungry polar bear were chasing me.



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Old 01-23-2013, 05:52 PM   #3
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Hmm. Baffin wasn't a sponsor, maybe that's why he didn't make it?

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Poolie you better head north because there are no polar bears in Antartica.

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Poolie you better head north because there are no polar bears in Antartica.
Make that a rabid Penguin then ;-)
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Found: one heck of a challenge. I hope to see someone pull it off one day. It seems to me that even seriously attempting something like this qualifies one as an extreme cyclist for sure.



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