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Malaysian Man Cycles 3,800km Across 5 Southeast Asian Countries for Charity

today9 March 2023


source: FMT

Meet Pepper Lim, a 55-year-old private tutor and part-time adventurer who cycled 3,800km from Bukit Jalil Stadium in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to the Vietnam-China border over the span of 36 days to raise money for charity.

The journey led him across five countries in Southeast Asia including Malaysia, Thailand, Cambodia, Laos, and Vietnam. It’s also worth noting that Lim got into cycling just 10 years ago after his friends got him into the hobby.

Since then, he’s founded his own cycling club and even wrote an entire book about cycling.

According to FMT, Lim raised about RM30,000 in donations by biking around West Malaysia during the Covid-19 pandemic lockdowns and wanted to repeat a similar charity ride once international borders reopened… so he did.

His most recent cross-country trip was nothing short of amazing, with many memories made along the way. That being said, Lim admitted that the physical pain from…

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Written by: Syakir Roslan