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Below is some of the media coverage from the France to China cycle tour in 2014 and our Canada cycle trip in 2016.

The France to China cycle tour, was an unplanned, very last minute cycle tour. All this media coverage was obtained while we were on tour, in countries where we had little internet access and sometimes censor issues to deal with. During this cycle tour we were fundraising and raising awareness for two charities. Wateraid and the global sanitation crisis, and St Rocco’s cancer hospice.

During our other cycle trips we plan to promote sustainable and eco-friendly tourism and making eco discoveries, which we plan on sharing on our Cycle Trekkers website.

The Chronicle Herald, Halifax, Canada  

Herald media

The Wanneroo Times, Perth, Australia

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The Forum, Saskatchewan, Canada

The Forum

Perth Now  (The Sunday Times), Perth, Australia

Perth now media

Global Citizen, USA

global citizen media, Australia                                                                                 

 wateraid media

The Advocate, Australia


Verge Magazine, Global

verge media

Cycle Traveller, Global

Cycle traveller media

Community News (Wanneroo Times), Perth, Australia

Community News

Mindarie Senior College Newsletter, Perth, Australia

Mindarie Senior College media

We also post regular blog updates and sometimes guest posts for other sites. Get in touch at if you’re interested in having us write a guest post or interview for your site or paper.

Watch this space for future coverage on our world cycle tour.



We’ll happily consider sponsors and/or partnerships with companies that share the same values as us.

Why sponsor us?

  • Reviews and feedback on gear (approved by the company, before posting online).*
  • We will test your gear to the extremes. Snow storms, hail, sun exposure, humidity – you name it, we’ll be experiencing it. It’s a great opportunity to test out new gear and get some constructive feedback. Check out some of our gear reviews here.
  • Long term exposure on our site (our cycle trip is a 5+ years trip).
  • Exposure on our social media sites (facebook, twitter, instagram, youtube – just to name a few).
  • Local, as well as global exposure (this can include media photos to use for company advertising purposes). Check out some of the media we’ve already received.
  • Your gear and company name, displayed and exposed around the world.
  • Personal video from our cycle tour, mentioning your gear/company.*
  • Personal email updates and photos from the cycle tour.*


Get in touch at to find out what else we can offer in return for your sponsorship.

We are also looking for eco friendly businesses along our cycle route, which are willing to share some tips and secrets on running an eco-business. If you own, or you know of a green business that would like to help out, please get in touch. In return for your/their help, we will provide exposure on our site and through social media. Examples of the type of “exposure articles” we can write, can be found here and here.

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