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Mongol Rally

The 2012 Mongol Rally will see me visit 18 countries. Connect with hundreds of diverse people and drive thousands of miles. I’ve teamed up with Firstbook, and for every mile I drive I’ll be donating a book to an underprivileged child. Every mile is a book. Every book is a window into hope. Hope that a child will be inspired to live a full life. Hope that a child can grow up one day and yearn to see the world. Experiencing life. Experiencing adventure. Living outside of their box.

As I make my trek across a third of the world’s surface, I’ll be blogging and sending back videos daily. When (not if) I reach my destination of the Mongolian capital Ulaanbaatar, this man’s life will be changed for the better in some small way. And hopefully the 10,000 books will have a powerful effect on 10,000 kids. Here’s to hope, my friends.

You can follow my adventure starting July 14th here at Matador Network.

Series Articles

34 days later at the finish line: Adventures in Mongol Rally Land, episode 6

Love at first sight (of paved road): Adventures in Mongol Rally Land, episode 5

‘The long drop of hell’: Adventures in Mongol Rally Land, episode 4

Cow jams in Uzbekistan: Adventures in Mongol Rally Land, episode 3

Detour to Chernobyl: Adventures in Mongol Rally Land, episode 2

How to ‘sticker’ your car: Adventures in Mongol Rally Land, episode 1

Mongol Rally Diaries Day 2: A book a mile

Mongol Rally Diaries Day 1: Finding Waldo

On the eve of the Mongol Rally 2012

10,000 miles = 10,000 books in the Mongol Rally