National Geographic Interview 07 Feb
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Interview with Boyd Matson on an exploration of the latest discoveries and interviews , on National Geographic Weekend.

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Sunday Times Article 27 Jan
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Two friends have tackled a 13,000km unsupported trip across six countries on bike, foot and kayak.  By Richard Oakley

Please click here to read Richard Oakley's article in full. 

Radio - Interview Pre Silk Roads to Shanghai 15 Feb
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Interview with Matt Cooper before beginning Silk Roads to Shanghai

Video - Silk Roads to Shanghai - Part 8 30 Nov
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Return to the Yangtze after Maghnus's capsize.

Video - Silk Roads to Shanghai - Part 7 18 Oct
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Stage 1 on the Yangtze River

Video - Silk Roads to Shanghai - Part 3 01 Jun
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The second part of Iran where the heat, wind and illness took its toll.

Video - Silk Roads to Shanghai - Part 2 30 May
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Part Two of Silk Roads to Shanghai, the latest Expedition from Sand2Snow Adventures. The video shows the 1000km stretch from the Turkey/Iran border to Tehran and shows just how incredibly welcoming the Iranians were.

Video - Silk Roads to Shanghai - Part 1 18 Apr
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Part One of Slik Roads to Shaghai, the latest Expedition from Sand2Snow Adventures. The video gives a snapshot of the journey through Turkey in a race against the (Visa) clock to get into Iran...

Paddling Onwards - Irish Examiner Article 14 Jan
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By Richard Fitzpatrick

The treacherous Yangtze, a lost raft and a health scare didn’t stop two Irishmen on an incredible journey across Asia, writes Richard Fitzpatrick

Kindness on the road 08 Feb
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Before beginning Silk Roads to Shanghai we naively felt we would have all the hard work completed by the time we reached Yichang. The remaining 1650km of flat river stretching between here and Shanghai would offer time for reflection. A chance to think about the adventure behind us with little in the way of effort lying ahead.

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Since 2008 David Burns and Maghnus Collins have embarked upon man-powered adventures across the globe. The pair have cycled, run and kayaked for over 30,000 km in some of the most remote locations on earth.

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