Discovered

Crossing The Red Sea

The Red Sea Smuggler

An excerpt from the book A Driven Mind by Garry Sowerby I awoke at 5:20 that April morning in 1984 on a flat car at the end of a creeping freight train. Ken and our Ethiopian guide, Tim Cat, were asleep w...
Riding The Beartooth Pass

Riding The Beartooth Pass

There are many ways to get to Billings, Montana, the start of one of my favourite rides – the Beartooth Pass. For Debra and me, getting there can be a bit of a challenge with 850 kilometres of open prairie to c...
Kuwait City

It’s Baghdad or Bust!

An excerpt from the book A Driven Mind by Garry Sowerby In 1984 Kuwait was the wealthiest country in the world per capita. Its port was the most efficient on the Persian Gulf, busy with tankers shipping out ...
The Start Line

A Little Gift Goes a Long Way

An excerpt from the book A Driven Mind by Garry Sowerby Toronto’s CN Tower was less than five years old in 1980 when Ken Langley and I set off from its base in an attempt to drive around the world in 77 days...