The Long Riders' Guild
Long Riders are an adventurous
breed! If for any reason they can't use horses, then they set off using
another form of transport - their feet, a boat, skis, reindeer ... !
Listed below are brief details of
several intrepid Long Riders who are making amazing journeys.
|Rosie Swayle Pope, who
made a Long Ride in Chile, including riding alone through the infamous
Atacama Desert, is now running alone around the world! Click on
picture to go to her website.
Here is a good BBC
article about Rosie
Rosie has completed her amazing solo journey! Please click here to go
to an article about Rosie written by Camilla Long and published in Britain's Sunday Times.
started off making a Long Ride in the Russian Altai. Unfortunately her
companions let her down, and then winter set in. As she said in an
email to The Guild in late November, "In certain areas there is already so
much snow that the animals could hardly find anything to eat and had to rely
on hay drops. So now I will switch to skis, or maybe reindeer if I can
find the reindeer nomads." Click
on photograph for more information.
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