Thursday, May 04, 2006

Day 244 - cycling to Dachaidan

Start: Xitieshan Lukou, Qinghai, China
End: Dachaidan (a.k.a. Daqaidam), Qinghai, China
Distance: 71 km
Time: 5'54"
Avg: 12.1 k/h
Max: 27.2 k/h
Total: 11,193 km
Total riding days: 133
Riding hours: 0815 - 1515

They're building the road out here, which means, for the time being, a lot of sand.

Into which big heavy trucks drive, one after another, and get stuck, one after another.


Sometimes it's good to be on a bike.

2 comments:

  1. rocksie the police dog09 May, 2006 08:02

    It might help if the trucker bloke in the red one bought new tyres! They look abit below the legal limit to me.

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  2. There's lots of foot prints between the trucks they either been playing football. Or have been stuck for a long time, should have built a proper road. What fools driving about on a golf course and getting stuck in bunker.

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