Tandem bona causa triumphat

D & B on their first tandem

Dawn is Scottish and Baldur was born in Northern Ireland. They met at a New Year skiing weekend in Aviemore, organised by the Stirling local group of Mensa.


In 1987 they got married and moved to Galway in the Republic of Ireland. In 1989 they bought a tandem and since then every summer they have gone on a cycling holiday. They currently live in the Netherlands.


The holidays so far:

1990 The Netherlands

1991 Normandy, France

1992 north west Ireland

1993 Wales

1994 Scotland

1995 Brittany, France

1996/1997 New Zealand

1998 Hungary

1999 Belgium

2000 Annecy, France – Maastricht, the Netherlands

2001 Denmark

2002 Limes route Passau, Germany – Venlo, the Netherlands

2003 Tuscany, Italy

2004 Switzerland

2005 Hanseatic Route, Germany