Check The Strava File Of The New Land's End To John O'Groats Record

Joe Robinson 22 Jun 2018 Michael Broadwith shave half an hour off of the original record with a remarkable two day ride Earlier this week, Michael Broadwith became the fastest rider to travel from Land's End to John O'Groats by bike. He managed the feat in 43 hours, 25 minutes and 13 seconds, a time 30 minutes quicker than the existing record, which stood for 17 years. Gethin Butler's 2001 record of 44 hours, 4 minutes and 19 seconds was considered by many to be an unbreakable record, given how many have tried and failed over the years since then. However, Broadwith not only managed to reach Shap Summit in the South West of England half an hour quicker than Butler 17 years before him, but along the way the 40-year old from Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire also managed to set a new record for the furthest distance covered in 24 hours, ...

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