4 Guys, Archie Innes, Tom Lawson, Toby MacKean and Guthrie Fenton, are aiming to ride, unsupported, the entire legnth of South America. This epic challenge will see them cover an amazing 8000 miles and ride through 6 different countries, with an aim to raise an amazing £80,000. The countries they will visit on route include Argentina, Chile, Bolivia, Peru, Equador and Columbia.
The 4 of them set off on 1st January 2015 from Ushiaia and are heading north to their finish line at Faro Punta Gakllinas in Columbia, aiming to be there 5 months later, on 15th June 2015.
After setting off, Tom Lawson said "we are glad to be finally on the road, and after months of preparations are ready for this immesnse psychological and physical challenge."
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Unfortunately, due to inconsistent WiFi where the adventurers are right now, updates on this epic journey may be few and far between. We'll do our best to keep you as up to date as possible.
Visit the Upping the Andes website to track Archie, Tom, Toby and Guthrie on their amazing adventure.