Falling Uphill book cover and Scott standing on the edge of Table Mountain, Cape Town, South Africa
A sign for Glacier Air tours Squamish, British Columbia
Glacier Air tours Squamish, British Columbia. Just like the logo suggests, we flew between the snow-capped mountains.

Learning how to fly

My latest interview as radio correspondent is from Puget Ocean in Washington and featuring a story about landing a plane during a simulated power failure. My instructor was a stunt pilot and gave me one golden rule: “Anything you do, I can fix. But please, don’t turn the plane upside down. It’s not designed for that.” I got to take, fly anywhere and land… or try to!

Our Cessna airplane and snowy mountains of Canada's Pacific Northwest
Our Cessna airplane waiting to fly through the beautiful snowy mountains of Canada’s Pacific Northwest
Scott's first flying lesson. Inside the cockpit.
Scott’s first flying lesson. Inside the cockpit getting familiar with the controls.
A cool blue glacier as seen from our airplane tour.
A cool blue glacier as seen from our airplane tour.

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Screenshot of Cycle Now website and Falling Uphill book

Cycle Now interview

Here’s a Skype interview done by Rick Owens, a guy that is truly passionate about everything bicycles. With my experience in the world of websites and video, I can attest that he puts far more effort into these videos than is apparent.

Make-A-Book Project Certificate of Achievement

Certificate of Recognition

I’m very excited. This Thursday the Ambassador to Argentina will be visiting some elementary schools in Buenos Aires to read the new Spanish edition of my children’s book. The kids will be receiving their own copy of the book and the certificate of recognition pictured above.

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