Currency of time more valuable than money

Tuesday evening Southwest Motorrad hosted author Rene Cormier for an open discussion of his travels aboard his BMW F650 GS.

Cormier recently published the University of Gravel Roads, a documented full colour book of his 4 1/2 year motorcycle journey throughout the world. Before a crowd of about 200 people, Cormier shared a tale of humanity, of awakening, of learning and even a love story as he met his wife of six weeks, half way through his journey. Cormier’s book can be found at Chapter’s or online at

Rene Cormier outlines his route from Africa to Saudi Arabia