Gearing up for the fund-raising ride from Hanoi to HCMC
Cycling from Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh City is more than a physical journey, but eventually the bodies of the 19 riders on this year’s H2H Charity Ride began to tell their stories, in ways both humorous and tragic. Words by Ed Weinberg. Photos by David Harris andFrancis Xavier
Starting in 2009, the first band of cyclists to fly the banner of H2H rode the 2,100km from Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh City for the sheer reckless fun of it — and also for the good of Vietnam.