The stretch to the highest peak of North America is a huge part and will be epic! A first part takes me 2400km from Belgium to Portugal. Here, Koen De Gezelle, Gijs Vanden Bogaerde and I will start to row to Miami. A 7000 km rowing journey that will take about 2-3 months. Once we have set foot on land we split up. Koen and Gijs will head back to Belgium. I will continue by bicycle to Anchorage for about 10.000km and head up by ski and sled to Denali. There I’ll climb the highest peak of North America! This mountain is not to be underestimated. It is considered one of the more challenging climbs of the 7 summits. Something I’m looking forward to! Check the related blog posts below.
- Finding my limitsOn the 25th of February Koen, Gijs and I departed from Portimao by rowboat to Miami. After a long wait, the weather predictions finally looked good with the first couple of… View Article
- Lockdown funA good rest in the Pyrenees gave me the energy to continue to Spain with Steven. During the ride Steven decided not to join me to Portugal because he’ll get into… View Article
- Tour de FranceAs planned I left my hometown again for the continuation of the Secutec Seven Summits, on the 3rd of January. This time the goodbye was a bit different as we’re still… View Article
- Pandemic lifeAfter my arrival from Congo I was very disappointed that I had to return and pause my project to Kilimanjaro. As time progressed it became clear that I wouldn’t be able… View Article