Cycling The 6
by Stephen Fabes
Dr Steve Fabes left London on the 5th of January 2010 on a five year epic bicycle journey to cycle the length of six continents. Crossing the greatest land masses on earth he will cover some 80,000 km (50,000 miles).
His route takes him through regions affected by the Neglected Tropical Diseases and will witness first hand their effect on local populations.
Cycling The 6 is raising money for Merlin - the only specialist UK charity that responds worldwide with vital health care and medical relief for vulnerable people caught up in natural disasters, conflict, disease and health system collapse. To read more about Merlin's work visit Steve's web site at www.cyclingthe6.com make a donation please visit the Cycling The 6 Just Giving Page and give as generously as you can.
At the time of submission Steve was in Argentina, cycling from the southern tip of South America to Alaska. Todate - 27,500 km, 29 countries and 3/6 continents, US$ 30,000 raised