Hal Russell "Smilin' Hal" Tribute

Patrick Farnsworth

podcast: Bikes or Death

Today we celebrate the life and legacy of Hal Russell. The bikepacking community and the world lost a true legend on January the 19th when he passed away in his home surrounded by family. Hal lived a full and adventurous life that touched almost everyone that he met, you could say he Touched Both Lines. Today we pay tribute and celebrate the life of Hal so that his story and example can continue to have a meaningful impact.

Todays episode features stories and tributes from the bikepacking community and clips from my first interview with Hal back in June of 2019 right before he completed the Tour Divide for the 6th time.

On this episode we hear stories about Hal from:

Sofiane Sehili
Marty Johnson
Bonnie Gagnon
Josh Kato
Shelia Reiter
Billy Rice

Followed by some of my favorte segments from my interview with Hal back in June 2019.

Visit Bikesordeath.com for funeral and visitation information and for information about how to buy Hal's book, "Touch Both Lines".

 



 


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