With over 18 years of experience in keeping our riders happy and meeting people from all over the world, our team works and stays with you throughout the trip to give the traveler a chance to have a seamless local experience. We have handcrafted each aspect of your journey with care, paying attention to every little detail that will make your experience with us a memorable one and leave you wanting for more. You get a chance to live a simple village life and interact with a diverse bunch of people along the journey adding to the experience.
Frank (Richter) born and brought up in Germany is a journalist by profession. His first assignment was to New Delhi in 1980 and has travelled all over the Indian subcontinent and the neighboring countries and in the process fell in love with the region, its people, its rich tradition and culture. He is a widely travelled individual and has visited over 80 countries. An active person and experienced diver, he has participated in more than 30 marathons and ultra marathons. A cycling enthusiast, he cycles every year some thousands of kilometers in different continents. Through a chance encounter with Josey, he has finally decided to focus his attention on India, especially Kerala, and developed the idea of creating and offering guided cycling tours.
Josey is an experienced tour operator who owns house boats and has wide experience in providing facilities locally for cycle groups to row snake boat, kayaking and other activities at the different stages of the conducted tours. With his wide contacts throughout this region he has mapped a lot of good roads to cycle. His hobbies include kayaking, cycling, hiking and traveling.
Lisa is a post graduate in food science and nutrition and arranges cooking classes to demonstrate the unique Kerala cuisine for tourists. She has prepared over 185 different dishes of Kerala for different cycle groups. Through the cooking demonstrations the out of town and foreign visitors will get a chance to taste and to learn traditional Kerala cuisine. She also takes care of the bookings and other administrative work in India.
Verena (Richter) born and brought up in Germany is a sports and fitness teacher by profession. She shares Frank’s hobbies and together with him has travelled the world for the last 30 years. A strong cyclist, she has initiated a lot of tours. It is her sense of adventure that brought Verena and Frank to Kerala. An avid reader, she generates new ideas, places to visit and dreams about new adventures.