Fiona and Beate ride past a huge Saguaro cactus.

Prickly Characters

An unmistakable symbol of the American West is the trident shaped cactus standing boldly through the heat and dryness of

One of our EFI riders, Bob, on the road.

Middle of Nowhere

‘You guys are in the middle of nowhere’ exclaims the customer service call centre employee over the phone. This ‘middle


The Great Divide

The Great Divide section of the North American Epic has truly lived up to its name. Not only have we


Raising the bar

It’s no secret that cyclists require a huge amount of energy. Not least when you are riding all the way


Letting off some steam

A thin plume of steam slowly rises from a rather ordinary mound of earth. It sputters and spits, but remains