With over 53 000 carbon free kilometers around the globe on pedal power, Adventurer & Filmmaker, Kayden Kleinhans has been raising awareness about pressing environmental issues and our over reliance on fossil fuels for over a decade now.
Through his passion for conservation and the environment, Kayden has planted thousands of trees in South Africa through his charity the Global Wheeling Foundation in a bid to give back to the very source that inspires him so much.
It’s this drive and passion for nature that has seen him reach the worlds most amazing natural wonders across six continents on human steam alone. Pushing the boundaries physically and mentally through some of the most challenging environments the world has to offer, from the likes of the Sahara Desert, war torn Ivory Coast, Death Valley and the Andes solo and unsupported. Follow Kayden’s expeditions in the all new television series brought to you by Cooked in Africa Films – This is “Global Wheeling”.
- To circumnavigate the entire globe at it’s widest point is 44 000 kilometers, Kayden is now 9000 kilometers into his second revolution.
- Kayden has saved in excess of 8 tonnes of carbon from being emitted into the atmosphere by traveling on human energy.
- Kayden’s latest 20 000 kilometer expedition across the America’s was self shot using three cameras and a tripod.
- Global Wheeling was nominated for the Eco-Logic environmental award under the Eco-Warrior category.