Boldly dancing where no-one has danced before.
After some years spent settling down with my wonderful partner Trishna, taking on a full time job and battling countless injuries that stopped me in my prancing tracks, 2018 will see me resurrect my long-distance dancing ambitions as I attempt to dance every step from LA to New York. To start off I will be attempting to dance the length of the famous Route 66, through eight US states all the way from Santa Monica to Chicago. Unlike my previous challenges, every step will be done under my own steam – pulling and pushing everything I need to stay alive, healthy and on track through the great heat and wilderness of the USA.
To the uninitiated, Route 66 might appear like one long, forgotten road. Sadly for me, it isn’t – it’s now become a disjointed mishmash of roads as the old Route 66 has become superseded by new Interstates that I’m not allowed to dance along. Attempting to follow the famous old road on my American dancing adventure is going to be interesting – here’s the first draft of a route I’ve mapped out that it looks as if I’ll be able to follow: