What would you do if you were not afraid?
Changing Gears is the true story of an ordinary family who asked themselves that very ordinary question one ordinary day in their ordinary home in Boise, Idaho. They answered it by taking an extraordinary journey of epic proportions - a journey of physical challenge, emotional endurance, teamwork, perseverance, and tremendous learning opportunities.
It was a discovery of self, of priorities, of accepting hardships, of appreciating blessings, and of contrasting a comfortable past life with the extreme hardship and poverty of those they met.
For the children it started as a quest for a world record - to become the youngest people to bicycle from the shores of the Arctic Ocean to the southernmost tip of South America. The ultimate accomplishment came in an unexpected way - their values, especially when they related to family and community, underwent and extreme makeover.