News - update on all things Alpkit
25, Feb, 2014
Emily heads to Iceland for some fat bike training.
Alpkit are excited to be supporting self-powered explorer and cycle courier, Emily Chappell.
As 2014 rolls over into 2015, Emily will set off on the second continent of her round-the-world bicycle journey - starting with a 4,000km unsupported ride through Alaska, Yukon and British Columbia. Emily's anticipating icy roads, temperatures as low as -40C, and more snow than she's ever seen. Through her adventure she will be kept toasty warm with a Filo down jacket, while her Caribou snowbike, generously supplied by Genesis Bikes, will be equipped with massive 4-inch tyres and decked out with Alpkit's handsome bikepacking luggage.
Emily is currently taking her new rig for a dress rehearsal in the north of Iceland. Stay tuned for further adventures! You can find out more about Emily across at her blog.
Share your thoughts about this article.
KangaUltimate handlebar harness to add stability, tyre clearance and protect your Airlok Dual. Lightweight and tough with flexible fibreglass stays to secure your Airlok Dual handlebar bags; UK-made for durability£50.00
Airlok Xtra 65l65 litre drybag with attachment point and shoulder strap designed to be tough and adaptable for adventures and expeditions, ideal for lining your pack or carrying everything on an expedition£32.00
Elsewhere on Alpkit
In Daring Deeds