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Per-Olof Kippel from Sweden designs penny farthing bicycles. He's one of those aficionados who appreciate the functionality of historical models and the classic attire. But his high-wheelers are modern versions.
Austrian cabinet maker Ernst Thaler shows us around a centuries-old alpine chalet on Mount Katschberg. He lovingly restored the building after studying the construction methods used by the old mountain farmers.
Pro mountain biker Steffi Marth is blazing a trail in a largely male domain. She's participated in the Downhill World Cup, won numerous medals in four-cross and travelled the world looking for the ride of a lifetime.
The bicycle industry is booming: bikes are becoming ever more high-tech and stylish. E-bikes and retro-bikes are still trending. Then there's a new trend: start-up companies are redefining the concept of hired bikes.
Yvan Bourgnon of Switzerland sailed around the world, exposed to the elements, covering 55,000 kilometers in 220 days in a little catamaran. The adventurer documented his voyage and its ups and downs with his camera.