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In April 2017 I left Australia for my trip around the world on a BMW F800GS. I named it “Are We There Yet”, because I don’t know my final destination or the duration of this journey.

Uzbekistan was the seventh country I visited. Between it’s stunning cities the scenery is generally flat and quite boring, though I’m sure there are some tracks worth exploring. Due to a lack of fuel access, I unfortunately had to stick to the main roads only. Add to this the fact that Uzbekistan is also known for some of the worst fuel in the world! 80 octane fuel is only available on the black market for near double the price. This fuel probably contributed to my pump failure later on but that story is still a few episodes away. 😉

If you wish to get more details on my stay in Uzbekistan check out my blog post:

Throughout my journey I’m raising money for a young disabled child in Poland named Franek. Franek was diagnosed with cerebral palsy (weakness of the entire right side of the body) and he will require constant rehabilitation for the rest of his life. All the money raised will go directly to helping Franek and his family lead as normal a life as possible so please donate generously:


For those that are interested in the gear I’m using here’s a list of the items most frequently asked about:

★ Gear On My Bike ★
BMW Aluminum Side Cases:
BMW Aluminum Top Box:
BMW Case Inner Right Bag for:
BMW Case Inner Left Bag:
BMW Tank Bag F800GS:
BMW Motorrad Luggage Roll:
Outback Motortek Lower & Upper Crash Bars
Outback Motortek Skid Plate
Camel Tank – auxiliary 7 liter fuel tank
Barkbusters VPS Handguards:
Barkbusters LED White Light
Andy Straps Expedition Tank Panniers:
Wunderlich Touring screen Vario F 800 GS:

★ Riding gear ★
BMW EnduroGuard Jacket Woman:
BMW EnduroGuard Jacket Man:
BMW EnduroGuard Woman Pants:
BMW EnduroGuard Man Pants:
BMW Pro Summer Gloves Woman:
Skins Women’s A400 Compression Tights:
Skins Men’s A400 Compression Tights:
Skins Women’s A400 Compression Top:
Skins Men’s A400 Compression Top:
Forma Terra Boots:
Schuberth E1 Helmet:
BMW Rallye Gloves:

★ Camping Gear ★
MSR Hubba Hubba:
Helinox Chair:
Exped Downmat UL Winter LW:
Sea to Summit Aeros Pillow Premium:
Primus Omni Fuel Stove with Ergo Pump & Fuel Bottle:
Sea to Summit Thermolite Reactor Extreme Mummy Bag Liner:
SOL Escape Lite Bivvy Survival Sleeping Bag:
MSR 4L Dromedary Bag Hydration Bladder:

★ Gadgets ★
Sena 10C Motorcycle Bluetooth Camera and Communication System : Sena Prism Bluetooth Action Camera:
Go Pro Hero Black5:
Olympus TG-4 16 MP Waterproof Digital Camera:
Drone DJI Mavic Pro Combo:

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