UK teen attempting to cycle around world has bike stolen in Australia

Joe Robinson 17 Oct 2018 Charlie Condell vows to ride on despite having bike and equipment stolen during the night At just 18-years-old Charlie Condell was attempting to become the youngest rider to cycle solo around the world. That was until the bike he was using was stolen in Australia. The Bristol teenage discovered that his bike, camping equipment and passport had all been stolen after waking up on Tuesday morning in Townsville, Queensland. This disheartening discovery occurred on day 103 of his trip, having departed the day after graduating from Clifton College, Bristol, in the summer. The bike Condell was riding was a Cervelo R5 with Shimano Ultegra. Attached was a pair of clip-on time trial bars as well as Apidura bikepacking bags, which in total has an estimated worth of £4,000. For many, that would been enough to call it a day but not for Condell who has ...

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