|Trace The Mitten|
There are many things to do if you are planning a tour. The links section provides some wonderful sources of very worthwhile information. Life is like a tour, many pedal cranks move you inch by inch and so you must little moves to you destination. Your tour is like life, if you do not know where you are going how will you get Make a plan.
I knew that I needed to physically be able to go the mileage daily and I would have to do it day after day. I started riding regularly and gradually increasing my mileage. I was not worried about speed, Your base fitness indicates your place to start. What is your level?
You need a bike. When I started I needed to borrow a bike. A kind soul offered a mountain bike to use until I could get my bike. When I got my bike they were old, used, inexpensive (cheap) model. What will you ride for now?
I made my commitment to a summer tour in winter and it was too snowy to ride regularly outside. I started cross country skiing again. I also walked on the inside walking track and used the exercise cycle at the gym.How would I train ?