Specialized AWOL: Transcontinental Race Part 01 Dec 2, 2013

Here it is! The first part of the AWOL project and the infamously-epic Transcontinental Race!

“London to Istanbul within two weeks, overcoming more than 3100km, 30.000m of altitude gain and crossing 14 european borders. Unsupported, following a route of their choice, day and night, rain or shine, crossing the whole european continent: We went AWOL with Recep Yesil and Erik Nohlin on the mighty Transcontinental Race.

Filmed and directed by 

For behind the scenes, check Here

Riders: Recep Yesil and Erik Nohlin

Bikes: Specialized AWOL Transcontinental

  • Jamie McKeon

    one of the coolest things ive seen this year

  • kermitonwheels

    This is one of the best cycling films I’ve seen for a while, and it’s just part 1! I can’t wait for the rest of this to drip feed over the coming months.

  • Alex Forbes

    Oh man. I am already jonesing for part 2. I love videos like this.

  • Tony

    Can’t wait for the rest. I feel Recep’s pain. I hope he made it!

  • Casey C.

    This is really good. Should be automatic viewing for any cyclist.