Posts Tagged ‘Colin’

Meanwhile, In East Africa…

{ Posted on Oct 03 2008 by Bill Zimmerman }
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Categories : On assignment
I’ve blogged on several occasions the human-powered, trans-continental journey of Colin MacNeill—the wandering Irishman who woke up one day in London, decided quit his job at the Guinness brewery and pedal a bicycle across Europe and Africa. Colin's been ...Read More »

Mt. Cameroon Summit Video

{ Posted on Nov 21 2007 by Bill Zimmerman }
I got lucky and was able to upload this short video to YouTube, a first for this blog. The wind was blowing so hard at the summit that you can't really hear what either of us are saying. You ...Read More »

By Request: Colin’s Bike

{ Posted on Nov 07 2007 by Bill Zimmerman }
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Categories : From the workshop
Since posting my interview with Colin MacNeill, I’ve received a number of email requests from gearheads asking for specs on Colin’s ride (which he has dubbed “Blessed”). So here, without further ado, is all the technical info a budding ...Read More »

Colin MacNeill’s Amazing Ride

{ Posted on Oct 31 2007 by Bill Zimmerman }
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Categories : From the home office
Last week I received a text message from a friend in Mamfé that an Irishman cycling through Africa was on his way to Buea. They indicated that he might arrive tomorrow. I made a mental note of this and dusted-off ...Read More »