It’s another early start for Age Concern’s sponsored cyclist Nicky Gardner. She reflects on recent days and shares her experiences – some more pleasant than others, before heading off in the saddle again in a new adventure.

Cyclist Nicky outside a Cambodian hotel with local cycling guides Hoi & Sam
Nicky with local cycling guides Hoi & Sam
An action shot from the saddle – keeping up the pace through rural Cambodia
Nicky is standing outside a temple and for the first time in a skirt not cycling shorts - it's a religious site and her knees have to be covered
First time in a skirt not cycling shorts – it’s a religious site and Nicky’s knees have to be covered
One of the other cyclists stood in a local market with two tarantulas on his top!
Nicky’s caption: Yes, those are tarantulas!
Some local villages at roadside - an orange coloured track. Children, someone on a motorbike with a local dog.
Local villages & a native dog
A local hump backed cattle standing on the Cambodian roadside
Local cattle on the roadside
Nicky in her branded cycle top enjoying a beer
A very welcome beer!

For more information about volunteering for Petersfield & District Age Concern

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