george christensen

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Gender MALE
Occupation bicycle messenger
Location Chicago, Illinois, United States
Introduction Top Ten Bicycling Trips: Medellin, Colombia to Punta Arenas, Argentina--South America top to bottom (1989); Chicago to Fairbanks, Alaska (l981); Bombay, India to Calcutta, India, to Kathmandu, Nepal (1996), Coast-to-Coast across the US, Virginia to Oregon (1977), Sydney, Australia to Perth (1987), Bangkok-Laos-Hanoi-Saigon-Cambodia-Bangkok (2002), Tokyo-Hokaido-Tokyo (2006), Morroco (1998), Iceland (2003), Bolivia (2001), Tour de France (2004-20012)
Interests All things bicycle, travel, camping, cinema
Favorite Movies How could it be anything other than "Breaking Away"? Among non-bicycling movies: "In the Company of Men, " "Man on Wire, " "Fast, Cheap and Out of Control, " "Aguirre the Wrath of God, " "Deliverance." Favorite Movie Line: "You always make me feel so guilty...You're living it, " from "Running on Empty"--Dentist to Christine Lahti, an anti-Vietnam War activist living underground and remaining true to her ideals.
Favorite Music Queen's "Bicycle Race, " of course. Favorite Lyric: "Any way the wind blows, doesn't really matter to me, " Freddy Mercury, ardent bicyclist, from Queen's "Bohemian Rhapsody"