BTG2020 Part 2

Bikepacking Trans Germany 2020 – Wrap-up #2 (8th of July 2020) Today, we can congratulate our second finisher of the 2020 BTG: Peter Felten missed the last ferry last night but made it up to the Cape today! Congratulations, Peter – we’re happy to hear that your tracking device stuck Read more…

BTG2020 Part 1

Bikepacking Trans Germany 2020: The first Wrap-up – Rügenpresse Reloaded! The first (week-)end of this year’s BTG was a quite eventful one: Some started early, some started late, one man has already made it to the Cape and some have enjoyed the track so much that they decided to ride Read more…

BTG2018 Day 10

It’s 21:43 right now as I start typing the daily roundup of this year’s edition of the Bikepacking Trans Germany… and what an eventful day this day was! The number of finishers grew to 18, 7 made it to Cape Arkona today. Among them is Peter Felten, who continued riding Read more…

BTG2018 Day 9

I’m back home from the Eurobike and now the daily duties are calling again… this time a bit earlier (20:53) than I used to do the daily roundup of day 8 of the Bikepacking Trans Germany 2018. After Olaf Haensch, Peggy & Adam Marvanová and Holger Loosen who all finished Read more…

BTG2018 Day 7

It’s 21:55 now and we’re closing in finishing the first week of this year’s Bikepacking Trans Germany. So far five riders made it to Cape Arkona, Thomas Go-Ride Taut, Clem Shovel and Bernie crossed the finish line today. So it’s offical now: Clem is the first rider ever to finish Read more…

BTG2018 Day 6

22:00 as I start typing the roundup of the fifth day of the third edition of the Bikepacking Trans Germany… a day that will go down in the history books of this self supported race. Actually, it’s a pretty tough task to find words for what has been said quite Read more…

BTG2018 Day 4

It’s 21:28 and time for the daily #btg18 report. Today was a pretty eventful day, so let’s get right into it. First of all: Thomas Borst texted me today that he had to quit, due to some issues with his stomach. He was just too worn out to keep going Read more…

BTG2018 Day 3

It’s 22:42 and a tad bit later than the first two days when I typed the daily #btg18 recap. Funny that I’m starting that late although I had something in my mind since the early evening. Before we go to the leaders of the pack and the two lunatics (only Read more…

BTG2018 Day 2

21:35 and here’s your daily update about what went on on this day of the Bikepacking Trans Germany 2018. First of all, we have to wish #btg18 rider Tim a happy happy birthday! Tim, here’s your virtual slice of a virtual birthday cake: 🍰 Enjoy, I bet it’s very well Read more…

BTG2018 Day 1

It’s 09:15 p.m. right now as I start typing the first daily roundup of what had happened at the 2018 edition of the Bikepacking Trans Germany. After a nice and welcoming get together (at least it looked like that on the photos) yesterday and the Grand Depart today the first Read more…