Miles Zuniga, frontman for Fastball, known for their 90s hit The Way, is preparing for a 30-mile hike up to Perus Machu Pichu, where hell play benefit shows to support cancer research in the country Wednesday (Oct. 8) through October 17.
The rocker doesnt know the way hell handle the extreme adventure, since hes not much of an outdoor guy.
Zuniga says, Ive never backpacked or even been camping in my entire life. Im not gonna deny that Im a city slicker, but Im determined to make it.
Zuniga has been running in preparation for his big trek, mainly out of fear of bruising his ego.
He explains, Theres going to be older people with us and I dont want to be the lagger. Im only 42. I have personal pride to uphold.
Luckily, Zuniga will have help from some sherpas, who he calls super roadies because they can climb the 14,000-feet to the top in flip- flops while carrying equipment.
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