Statistics

Last updated on 26-04-2019, from The Netherlands

  • Days on the road: 440
  • Distance covered: 18,000+ km
  • Meters climbed: 168,000+ (~ 19 times Mount Everest)
  • Nights (wild) camping: 210
  • Nights stayed with hospitable people: 100
  • Nights paid accommodation: 130
  • Max cycled in one day: 121 km (Kyzylkum desert, Uzbekistan)
  • Most meters climbed in one day: 1,885 m (From Heizhugou to Yiguojue, X149, Sichuan, China)
  • Most consecutive days of cycling (without rest days): 14 (From Hardenberg, the Netherlands to Munich, Germany)
  • Highest point on the bikes: 4,655 m (Ak Baital Pass, Tajikistan)
  • Longest without (real) shower: 11 days (Tajikistan)
  • Times fell off the bike: Lynn 6 / Robert 1
  • Coldest day & night: -9 °C (Bad Gastein, Austria) / -12 °C (In the mountains of Istria, Croatia)
  • Warmest day & night: +45 °C / +31 °C (Desert of Kazakhstan)
  • Favourite countries so far: Albania (stunning nature, kind people) / Turkey (beautiful coastline, hospitable locals, amazing Cappadocia, good food) / Tajikistan & Kyrgyzstan (adventure, amazing mountains) / Iran (extremely hospitable people, culture)