The Pursuit Zone Adventure Travel Podcast
About This Show
Interviewing people that dream big, get out of their comfort zones, and accomplish ambitious pursuits. People that have positive and interesting stories to tell. Travelers, adventure athletes, authors, filmmakers, or volunteers in remote parts of the world. These are just a few of many examples. The Pursuit Zone serves to inspire and challenge people to escape their comfort zones by combining their dreams and ambition with a healthy dose of pursuit.
Most Recent Episode
TPZ 156: Cycling in the South American Andes with Faye Shepherd
7 days ago
In October 2016 Faye Shepherd began a 6-month, 5,500-mile cycling adventure through Bolivia, Chile, and Argentina. Starting in La Paz with her teammate Anna McNuff, the two cycled south to Ushuaia on a mostly off-road route through the Andes. With over 100,000 meters of elevation gain they cycled the equivalent height of Mt. Everest over 10 times while wild camping most of the journey. As Faye writes in her blog “I thought these facts and figures were going to be most important in terms of a ‘sense of accomplishment’, but they’re not. In fact, they seem wholly inconsequential against a backdrop of extraordinary experiences and memories that we have been fortunate enough to be able to create.” You can learn more about Faye and her adventures at fayeshepherd.wordpress.com. Faye Shepherd, welcome to The Pursuit Zone. Anna McNuff previously appeared in episodes 40 and 97.