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Lakeshore Bicycles Presentation of “A Bicycle Built for Two Billion”

May 28, 2015 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Lakeshore Bicycles

Join us at Lakeshore Bicycles for an incredible time hangin’ out with some cool folks and enjoying a most epic multimedia slideshow by author and intercultural adventure cyclist Jamie Bianchini.  He’ll share stunning photos, videos and inspirational stories about his 81-country expedition around the world piloting a tandem bicycle solo while leaving the rear seat open to invite total strangers to join the journey!

This is free, family-friendly public event so feel free to forward this invitation on to anyone who may enjoy an intimate trip around the world!

Event starts at 6:30 PM

  • 6:30 to 7:00PM: Meet and Greet.  Snacks and beverages provided.
  • 7:00 to 8:00PM: Author Presentation, Q&A and Book Signing

Signed copies of Jamie Bianchini’s newly released book A Bicycle Built for Two Billion will also be available after the event.

RSVP for this event and you’ll be entered into a special drawing at the event for great prizes!



May 28, 2015
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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Lakeshore Bicycles
2108 Blanding Blvd
Jacksonville, FL 32210
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Book Reviews

“Bianchini’s A Bicycle Built for Two Billion is not about the bike. It’s a life odyssey of epic proportions. Few of us live from the heart. Jamie reminds us how.”   –– Les Stroud (Survivorman) Related

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An exhilarating debut memoir that chronicles a fallen entrepreneur’s eight-year world tour on a tandem bike. Bianchini’s extraordinary chronicle begins with his often tumultuous childhood and showcases his enduring love of bicycle-riding. He sometimes felt overshadowed by his large extended Northern California family, which fractured when his parents divorced, but his outings on his bike

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Once I started reading I just couldn’t put it down. The story ended up being so much more than I had expected…more engaging, more unpredictable, more emotional. Jamie shares his own life journey even as he shares a perspective of the world few of us get to see in any country let alone many across

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As the World Turns “A great ride and finding time to stop and smell the flowers along the way… cultural exposures, meeting people…ups and down of daily life… Ran into these adventurers in Paraguay on the “long bike . Nice to read about their entire exploits… easy reading…” Related

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Total Adventure “Even though I already had a connection to this book because I had met Jaimie and Garryck in Japan, I was pleasantly surprised at how well the writing and story layout was. I read 100 pages the first day, simply because I couldn’t put it down! Both then and now, Jaimie has reminded

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Inspirational Indeed! “Live Big. Give Big.” Stuck in a rut? Read this book! Enough said! Related

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Very pleasantly surprised with this book! Bianchini takes a big bite outta life in this adventure (and sometimes pays the price). His honesty is well, honest and his heart seems to be fixed in just the right place. This is definitely ‘feel good’ terrain but with a goal in mind. I highly recommend “A Bicycle

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