Fireside Reading: Finding Gobi by Dion Leonard

In 2016 Dion Leonard was competing in a 155 mile race across the Gobi Desert.

He unexpectedly stumbled across a little stray dog and she wouldn’t leave his side for nearly 80 miles.

Following a dramatic twist of events in which, the dog, which Dion named Gobi, went missing.

This sparked a huge social media campaign for her safe return. Thankfully Dion and Gobi were reunited and now live together in Edinburgh.

Dion even went on to write a book about it, called Finding Gobi, which became a Sunday Times Bestseller, and is now available in paperback.

About Author

Dan Tye Dan came up with the idea for Adventure 52 after realising there wasn't a single publication focusing on adventure. He has been a pilot in the RAF, a ski instructor and has spent the past 12 years as journalist for motorcycling, flying and adventure magazines.

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