This is a short fundraising video to the Film Until The Ashes documentary project.
From the Thailand/Burma Border.
My name is Oli Broom, and I am cycling from the UK to Australia. With a cricket
bat. Since the tearful farewell to friends and family at Dover, my home has been
I have cycled 12,000kms through Europe, the Middle East, North Africa, the
Indian sub-continent and now South-East Asia. I decided a couple of years ago
that a career behind a desk and in front of a screen wasn’t for me. I wanted
adventure. I wanted to test myself to the limit. Then, having barely cycled
beyond the end of my road before, I plumped for a cycle ride to Australia, to
watch England regain the Ashes that they so handsomely recaptured in the summer
of 2009. But as if that wasn't enough, I also wanted to try and raise £100,000
for two worthwhile charities.