Check out the profiles of the team who will be accompanying Ewan & Charley on the trip, and discover what they will be up to on the road...
'I love it – East, West, North, South – I don't care, just get me there! ...'
'The first bike I rode was a monkey bike, but the first bike I ever bought with my own money was a Yamaha DT 100...'
'My greatest Long Way Round moment was Ewan shaving his beard off ...'
'Long Way Down is a group of friends on a tremendous adventure, we have so much fun.'
'I'll be driving my 4X4, named Fiona, to Cape Town and making sure we film everything in between.'
Claudio von Planta
'I'll be surviving the marathon of riding a bike, filming, editing web clips and not falling asleep while I'm driving.'
'I'll be filming, digitizing & delivering on-road clips & updates for the site ... Oh yeah - and surviving, of course!'
'I'll be providing the medical support and assisting with the million and one safety and security aspects of the journey.'
'I'm the cameraman and security, driver, fixer, etc. My ambition for Long Way Down is not to kill Russ and Dave on the way ...'