She Made It!

helens-polar-challenge-finish-line

Helen Skelton reached the South Pole at 11:40 AM on January 22nd, 2012! Overall stats: Miles on kite: 329 (8 days) Miles on bike: 103 (7 days) Miles on skis: 68 (3 days)   Read more »

Race of a Lifetime

World Cycle Racing Grand Tour

18th Day of the 2nd Month in the 2012th Year AD, 11 Riders, 18,000 Miles, 2 Antipodal Points, 1 World Record, 6  go West, 5 go East!  Race of a Lifetime! Heading West Paul Ashley -Unett (Peel, Isle of Man) – “Looking forward to the search for somewhere to camp every night” Jason Woodhouse (Newcastle-upon-Tyne, […] Read more »

A new record for the Fastest Circumnavigation of the Globe by Bicycle?

Alan Bate

The last couple of days brought news of the supposed ratification of Alan Bate’s circumnavigation of the globe by bicycle.  After scouring the internet for news of this newly ratified record I was only able to find conflicting information and a lot of skepticism.  According to one site the new ratified record is as follows: The […] Read more »