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Hopping Around!

8/12/2016
Wet Zebra’s newest writer is a true original, with a truly original, highly engaging submission. Gary Farmer’s Hopping Around the World is an account of an unusual adventure – certainly, in his own words, one with no danger of odd socks or forgetting how to put your best foot forward.

Gary Farmer - Hopping Around The World

Wet Zebra’s newest writer is a true original, with a truly original, highly engaging submission.  

Gary Farmer’s Hopping Around the World is an account of an unusual adventure – certainly, in his own words, one with no danger of odd socks or forgetting how to put your best foot forward. From Paralympic Games to wrestling rings, via mountains and deserts, Gary Farmer has truly hopped around the world.

'When I was approached about maybe writing a book - about my life of all things - I was astonished,' he says. 'I didn't know If there was enough to talk about. However, sitting down to pictures of the adventures I have been on, it now makes sense. I have been very fortunate to do so much. My hard work has paid off in various pursuits and endeavours.

So follow me as I go back over my journey so far.'

Gary Farmer is an Englishman based in Melbourne. He is a personal trainer and fitness coach with the usual interests in diet and exercise. He is passionate about travel and sport, and is an international athlete. Gary has a compulsion to find his personal limits, and push beyond them. Gary Farmer has been a single-leg amputee following a car accident in 1990, when he was five years old.