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"It does not matter how slowly you go so long as you do not stop."

The Uninam is a 500km Unicycle Tour in March 2008. Thirty unicyclists from around the world will be riding through Vietnam, starting from Hanoi in the North, to Ho Chi Minh City in the South, all on one wheel!  Follow their adventures as they travel across this amazing country.

We've survived Uninam!

March 20th, 2008
The Uninam riders arrived safely in Ho Chi Minh City last night, the official finish of the tour.  It was a tough tour, but we had a fantastic time...

From the sweat, saddle sores and scorching heat; to the sight of kids chasing us across was certainly an event to remember.  Thanks to all 26 riders from 7 countries for making such a ridiculous concept possible.  What a sight it was to have you riding through Vietnam on one wheel!  It was a pleasure to have been part of it all.

Updates of the final two days will be available shortly.


Tour underway!

March 14th, 2008
Hi everyone,

The tour is well underway and the riders are having a great time!  We've just had a rest day in Hoi An and will be riding to Qaung Ngai tomorrow.

Please check out our tour blog and leave us a message...the riders check it regularly!

Almost Tour Time!!!

March 07th, 2008
Only two days before The Uninam Unicycle Tour officially starts. 

I'm in the airport waiting for my plane to Bangkok and Hanoi right now, so I just want to wish everyone a safe journey.  See you on Sunday!


Fundraising night

Febuary 21st, 2008
Best wishes to Hien Tran, one of our US riders who is holding a fundraising film screening weekend in support of our tour charity OXFAM. 

See below for details

You go girl!


Hello friends-

Did you know that inequalities between the rich and poor and between
urban and rural communities in Vietnam are increasing, leaving 23
million people still living in poverty?

Start this year by embarking on an adventure with me in Vietnam. By
March, I will be biking 500K throughout Vietnam to fight poverty and

Support our official charity, OXFAM New Zealand, to help improve
access to a basic, quality education in the Sa Pa District of northern

Please choose to be my sponsor today! Here are a few ways to get involved:

1. Come enjoy light refreshments at our events while you watch
documentaries on the sport of unicycling and learn more about the

-Fri., Feb. 22, 2008 @ 7:30 p.m. (doors open at 7 p.m.)
Applied Signal Technologies Auditorium @ 400 West California Ave, Sunnyvale

-Sat., Feb. 23, 2008 @ 7:00 p.m.
"The EPA Mansion" @ 2216 Clarke Avenue, Palo Alto

2. Send a check to help a girl grow out of poverty in Sa Pa!

To: Oxfam, c/o Hien Tran
Mailing Address: 208 Florence Street, Sunnyvale, CA 94086

Join me in creating a solution for ending poverty and injustice in Vietnam.

Thank you for your love,

OXFAM New Zealand

October 03rd, 2007
We have confirmed OXFAM New Zealand as our main charity. They are involved in several projects in the area, and are one of the largest and most respected organisations in the world involved with overcoming poverty and injustice. A bit more about them on their website:

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