Japan by Bicycle

Published on May 27, 2013 on YouTube. Watch the Documentary


Subsequent to living in Japan for more than two years Andrew chose to come back to America. To end his time in Japan, he cycled the whole nation from south to north with his companions Scott and Dylan.

Around evening time they stayed outdoors or stayed with hosts. Their course extended 3500 km, took 43 days, and twisted through numerous unfathomable destinations in Japan, for example, Nagasaki, Hiroshima, Kyoto, Mt. Fuji, the Japanese Alps, the delightful NW coast, and the fields of Hokkaido.

Stand out month before they begin date of their outing; Japan was crushed by an 8.9 quake which set off a 30 ft tsunami. The harm was incredible. Bullet trains disappeared, atomic force plants separated prompting radiation defilement in Fukushima, and the loss of life in the initial couple of days alone was evaluated at more than 10,000.

In spite of the fact that the trek was never proposed to be a fundraiser, each of them three effectively concurred that they ought to attempt their best to raise cash for the casualties of the seismic tremor and tidal wave. Their objective was to raise $10,000 of relief aid. When they crossed the completion line, over $13,000 had been given.

Finishing the excursion was one of Andrew's real life objectives. It taught him the estimation of enormous dreams, great companions, and determination. The ride will dependably be one of his best recollections.

1 Response

  1. John Smith

    Cool !!! I wish I had this chance to explore this beautiful Country Japan. These guys are unbelievable …. They have raised money for a good cause. Amazing…

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