VIDEO: Leon’s book recounts American road trip

A local adventurer and film maker has told his ‘rite-of-passage tale’ of cycling across America covering 6,000 miles in five months.

‘The Road Headed West’ by Leon McCarron is released next Monday and recounts what happened the former Ballyhackett PS and Dalriada pupil when he swapped a mundane nine-to-five existance for two wheels and the journey of a lifetime.

Here is the trailer for his new book