Wobbly Wally Watts
June 24, 2020 4:52 PM   Subscribe

An interview with Walter J. Watts, an Edmonton boy who rode a unicycle around the world in the 1970s, by Ed Pratt, a Somerset boy who rode a unicycle around the world in the 2010s.
posted by clawsoon (8 comments total) 7 users marked this as a favorite
Slightly disappointed that this isn't about unicycling Wobblies but this is still very cool.
posted by sugar and confetti at 5:23 PM on June 24 [2 favorites]

Where the Hell is Matt.... in this conversation?
posted by The Pluto Gangsta at 6:43 PM on June 24

I imagine their conversation on padded undergarments would be quite insightful.
posted by fairmettle at 1:41 AM on June 25

unicycling Wobblies

Workers of the world uni... cycle?
posted by St. Oops at 5:51 AM on June 25 [2 favorites]

Around 27:30 I learned that solo sailing around the world is for introverts and solo unicycling around the world is for extroverts.
posted by clawsoon at 6:16 AM on June 25

Ed Pratt, previously, more previously.
posted by ambrosen at 1:23 AM on June 26 [1 favorite]

This is great, thanks for posting! Ed Pratt's effort here to trace probably the only other person who could truly understand his trip really paid off; it's an entertaining interview if you've followed his RTW adventure.
posted by Quagkapi at 2:57 PM on June 27 [1 favorite]

That's so great! Totally fascinating and they seem like a great couple of guys.
posted by Harald74 at 3:26 AM on June 28

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