THE BAIKAL PROJECT
February 11, 2020 – February 27, 2020
6 MOTORCYCLES, 1 UAZ and 2 GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS
A group of international adventure motorcyclists go on an epic journey to one of the most fascinating natural, cultural & historical landmarks in the world – Lake Baikal in Siberia, Russia.
6 Motorcyclists from Ireland, Lithuania, the UK, Germany and Argentina and 1 UAZ van take on the toughest challenge of driving the length of a frozen Lake Baikal – the largest body of fresh water on earth – an 830km journey on ice in the middle of the Siberian winter that breaks 2 Guinness World Records!
THE SIBERIAN WINTER & LAKE BAIKAL
Follow our captivating and entertaining adventure as we meet the indigenous people of Siberia, learn about their culture and lifestyle and explore the stunning natural wonders and dangerous beauty of Lake Baikal.
Visit out picture gallery for the most beautiful and stunning footage from Lake Baikal. Relive the team’s challenges and adventures and gain insights into our record breaking journey in our travel journal.
COMING SOON … TV DOCUMENTARY IN COOPERATION WITH VON PLANTA PRODUCTIONS
In a world first all our partners have enabled a global audience of adventure bikers, endurance enthusiasts and armchair explorers to follow every mile of the project from our base in Abbeyleix, Ireland to Siberia, Russia.
While on the ice in Siberia we’ve kept our fans and followers up to date via social media but the best is yet to come …
We have engaged the services of an AWARD WINNING production company – VON PLANTA PRODUCTIONS – to produce a stunning TV documentary.
The award winning film team followed The Baikal Project riders every step of the way. We’re currently at post production stage, turning the amazing footage into a captivating documentary scheduled for broadcasting in autumn 2020. Stay tuned …