The adventurer Sergio Fernández Tolosa will be present at Cycling Meeting 2015. This tireless explorer that has travelled all around the world, even the most remote places, on his bicycle, will be responsible for introducing the speakers and conducting the round table duscussion on Thursday 8th and Friday 9th.
One day I dreamed of traveling around the world and visiting the biggest deserts alone with my bike. I stood up from the chair, and I did it… with a pair of wheels.”
In his LinkedIn profile you can find a sentence of 2007 which summarizes the life of this professional journalist and photographer in recent years: “One day I dreamed of traveling around the world and visiting the biggest deserts alone with my bike. I stood up from the chair, and I did… with a pair of wheels.”
Manager of the website about routes www.conunparderuedas.com. Author of the books “7 desiertos con un par de ruedas” (7 deserts with a pair of wheels) and “Vidas sin límites” (Lifes without limits). He has published reports about cycling routes and sports and nature in hundreds of media (newspapers, radio and television).
His contribution to Cycling Meeting will focus on the experience gained in two decades of journalism, analysing the evolution of cycle tourism, and he will moderate the round table discussion. Sergio will also join the “business ride”, a bike ride for for Cycling Meeting participants, that will take place on Saturday 10th October.
Also noteworthy is the incorporation of Jaume Ferrer and Toni Amat, editor and director of the magazine TradeBike & Tri, who will present the first study of the cycling market in Spain and joins the list of already confirmed speakers: Carlos Núñez (AMBE), Peter Eich (Bikemap.net), Ricardo Marqués (Universidad de Sevilla y SIBUS), Víctor Tarodo (IMBA), Joan Carbonell (Underbike) and Isabel Anthony (Sé ese uno).