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By Tristan Fischer On Tuesday, September 18th, 2012
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Day 5: UK’s Longest Bike Ride 115 miles

Day 5 appears to have been a real slog for the riders.  Not only did the route go through one of the more boring parts of the country, with suburban dwellings merging with other suburban dwellings for over 115 More...

By Tristan Fischer On Saturday, September 15th, 2012

Day 2 of the UK’s Longest Bike Ride 97 miles.

Day 2 is over and the cyclists have covered 97 miles, bringing the total up to 197 miles over two days.   Tomorrow, they start to break the 100 mile barrier. The video below shows what they saw every mile More...

By Tristan Fischer On Friday, September 14th, 2012

Day 1 of UK’s Longest Bike Ride: 99.8 miles out of 1,100

Well done for the first day!! 99.8 miles in 7 hours 32 minutes. Average speed 13.23, 5107 calories burned and 5,909 feet ascended – higher than Ben Nevis, the UK’s highest mountain, at 4,409 ft.   The More...

By Tristan Fischer On Thursday, September 13th, 2012

Becoming a single parent: 1,100 miles on a bike in 10 days

Today I became a single parent – my wife Kate 39 and a mother of four, is now driving down in a minibus to Land’s End with her cycling gear and friends from the village.  On Friday she starts her 1,100 More...