In my inaugural article at Tour d’ I make my introductions and share some , tactics and strategies for athletes in the Silk Route Expedition. Tee is broken into several sections but for those brave athletes that will be the whole 12,100 kilometer/3899 miles in 129 days through , Iran, , , Turkmenistan, Turkey, and Uzbekistan. These riders will be through quaint towns, cross deserts and climb thousands of feet of mountain passes. So as you can imagine pacing strategies, tactics and some experienced will come in handy when you are trying to complete such an amazing expedition.

You can check out my intro and article here.

To learn more about this amazing expedition visit the official expedition site here and the Silk Route Blog. The blog is full of current rider and ride director stories on the ride.

Until next article have a great ride!

Coach Rob