Here are two articles from local newspapers about this year's tour through Western Canada. Thank you, Marion Gottlob and Bernhard Zinke for your ongoing support over the last six years.
Yesterday, I was interviewed by Patricia Kain from RNF regarding my recent tour through Canada. Have a look. The interview is in German. https://www.rnf.de/mediathek/video/14-000-kilometer-und-13-laender-mit-dem-fahrrad-karsten-drath-tut-gutes-mit-dem-rad/
This was the Cosmikk Foundation Fundraising Tour 2022. It was the first of probably three legs through Canada on my way around the world. A total of 2,758 km and 19,373 m in elevation with no punctures. The tour included about 500 km of ferry travel. The only material damages were one frayed bike pants … Continue reading Retrospective
The last day went by quickly. After sleeping in, late breakfast, and packing I had organized an Uber XL, another great idea from Aaron. It turned out that my Uber driver had been a professional marathon runner from Ethiopia named Teresa Fekensa who had come to Canada in 2017. He had won the Manitoba marathon … Continue reading Day 34: Toronto to Frankfurt
After a deep, long sleep I had breakfast and then ventured out to take a water taxi to Toronto island. This had been a tip from my friend and former colleague Aaron. The water taxi was fun. After a short ride we arrived ad Ward‘s Island, the calmest area of the islands. Toronto Island As … Continue reading Day 33: Toronto