FIRE FIGHTER CYCLE
The Southern most city in New Zealand and the closest major city on earth to Antarctica.
This is Bluff lighthouse near Invercargill.
Constant whistling westerly winds (The rouring forties) and clashing of the Tasman and Pacific Ocean just off the coast make this a stunning location to start a journey. Only 2400 km to cycle to Cape Reinga the northernmost point of New Zealand.
I gathered water and sand to pour into the ocean at my finishing point in one month. The weather yesterday here was constantly changing. Today is solidly horrid. Sheets or rain and howling Antarctic jet stream strength winds westerly to my side.
I am a fire captain and cancer survivor.
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