Charley Boorman bread vendor in Malaysia leg of Freedom Riders Asia
The very exciting Freedom Riders Asia tv series is now almost here, with Episode 1 being telecast on STAR Sports on Sunday 19th May at 9 pm. The Adventure Travel series is a Fox offering collaborated with Shell Advance Motorcycle Oil.
A Motorcycle enthusiast, as the show’s host, for the series, he travelled across Malaysia, Indonesia, India, Vietnam, Thailand and the Philippines. An innovative show, it highlights patterns and cultures that local motorcycle enthusiasts’ are part of, and showcases biker lifestyles across Asia.
At every destination apart from meeting with a talent and local bikers, Charley also went onto use the bike to do a job for sometime. In Malaysia, he picks a new job as bread vendor on his two wheels. He also gets on the local motocross circuit in the Kuala Kangsar International Motocross Challenge.
The Shell Lubricants endeavour sees Boorman get on with the ride with just one oil fill. In Malaysia, he rode a Ducati Multistrada and went from the edge of Kuala Kangsar to Kuala Lumpur. In Kuala Lumpur he partakes in a friendly race challenge with Maznah Zolkifli, President of the KL Bike Club and Malaysian TV host/actress (also an accomplished race car driver and motorcyclist), a woman rider at Sepang International Circuit.