Ken Looi


Hometown Wellington, New Zealand, but work mostly in Australia

Age 30

Occupation: Doctor

Pre-occupation: Organising Stuff

Number of unicycles: 8

Number of years Unicycling: 8

Why are you coming on Induni? Same reason I give for every tour. Because I'm organising it!

What are you looking forward to most (on Induni)? Riding with many familiar faces, and a few new ones. Exploring another country on a unique form of transport.

What is your favourite curry? My mums Devil curry

Favourite quote: "Flying is learning to throw yourself at the ground and miss."
The Hitchikers Guide to the Galaxy

If I weren't riding a unicycle, I would be riding a..... Camel. It's just like a horse with batteries. You ride it until the hump needs recharging.

My most overused saying/phrase: "it's all fun and games until someone loses an eye"

Would you take candy from a stranger? only if they hadn't licked it first

When I was little, the best piece of advice my mother/father gave me was: Stay cool till after school

My Unicycle: Triton 29"

The best thing about my unicycle: I can count with my fingers the number of people who have one. Ooohhh....and Titanium is so sexy!

The worst thing about my unicycle: Nothing really


Wheel size: 29"

Tyre: Schwalbe Big Apple 29x2.35. Not what's shown in the picture

Rim: Kris HOlm XC

Tube: Tioga 29"

Spokes: Wheelsmith DB spokes

Hub: Nimbus ISIS, until I upgrade to the Titanium KH

Cranks/Lengths: Quax 100mm for road, 145mm for off-road

Pedals: Gusset Slim Jims

Frame: Triton 29" Titanium

Seatpost: Kris Holm aluminium

Seat: Gemcrest carbon seatbase, cut down KH foam, Fusion cover

Handle: KH