Peter Gostelow

Adventure Cyclist, Speaker, Photographer, Writer

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A short tour of England and Wales

Posted by on Aug 26, 2016 in headlines | 0 comments

In July 2016 I managed to squeeze in a 12-day cycling trip of England and Wales. I say squeeze as a week later I was back in Saudi Arabia, where I moved shortly after finishing my Mwanza-Muscat tour. Don’t...

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Back on the road: Mwanza-Muscat

Posted by on Jul 14, 2015 in headlines | 0 comments

I’m back on the road in Africa. In June 2015 I departed Mwanza, Tanzania on another two-wheeled adventure. The destination is Muscat, Oman. For more details and blog posts head over to The Big Africa...

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Africa Calendar 2014

Posted by on Dec 1, 2013 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Following on from last year’s Big Africa Cycle Calendar I’ve decided to put together another collection of images for 2014. Since May this year I’ve been living and working in the city of Mwanza,...

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Photo Story: Rwanda

Posted by on Apr 7, 2013 in Photo Stories | 0 comments

Rwanda is one of the most scenic and challenging countries I’ve cycled through in Africa. Le pays de milles collines (land of a thousand hills), as it’s sometimes called, seems a rightly justified...

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Photo Story: Congo (DRC)

Posted by on Mar 24, 2013 in Photo Stories | 1 comment

You wouldn’t know this picture was taken on a boat unless I told you. I have no idea how many people were on board those two Congo River barges. I don’t think the captain who powered the tug boat...

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Photo Story: Central African Republic

Posted by on Mar 12, 2013 in headlines | 2 comments

They emerged from the forest just as I was cycling past. Exactly where and for how long they’d been out hunting I have no idea. Communication, at least in a manner of pointing and miming, centered on the gun and...

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Photo Story: Cameroon

Posted by on Feb 19, 2013 in Photo Stories | 0 comments

This was a sad sight on the roads of eastern Cameroon. Dozens of logging trucks thundered towards me each day as I headed towards the border with the Central African Republic. Some of those trunks must have been...

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			Peter Gostelow posted a photo:	Think I was placed 13th out of 250-300 or so swimmers. 1.9km in 29min.
Boost Bahrain finishers medal.
			Peter Gostelow posted a photo:	Pre-race pic with Sara Harriers team.
Ras Tanura Half Marathon
			Peter Gostelow posted a photo:	Sort of getting lost in a little wadi in Saudi.
Wadi exploration in Saudi.
			Peter Gostelow posted a photo:	About 1 hour's drive from my house in Saudi and a sense of the desert. Distances in Saudi Arabia are huge and I'm surrounded by many hundreds of kilometres of desert. With all the oil and gas activity in the eastern province there is less a sense of remote beauty to all this openess as there is one of feeling like I'm in an apocalyptic wasteland.
Out in the desert.
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Fellow swimmers in the Boost Bahrain open water swim.
			Peter Gostelow posted a photo:	A very different kind of cycling to one that I am more familiar with. It's nice to be light and move at speed sometimes.
Dressed for the tri.