Bill Windhorst - Indoor Track Record - 100km - Jan 12 2020 Congratulations to Bill Windhorst for setting the men's 60-69 Age group record for the 100Km Indoor Track on an upright bike with a time of 2:55:20.05 Here is his personal account of the attempt: My attempt to set the 100k solo indoor track record was held at the Lexus Velodrome, in Detroit, Michigan (USA) for age 60-69, on 1/12/2020. You’ll understand why it took 00:2:55:21 to complete. Lexus is a 166 meter wood track. 50 degree turns & 15-20 in the straights. “Only” 600 laps of the [...]
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Congratulations to Bharat Pannu for setting the India N-S Male (18-49) record on a Standard bike from 2019-10-2 1 to 2019-10-29 He covered the 2240 miles in 8d - 9h 45 min - for an average speed of 11.10 mph Read about his adventure here: K2K Expedition (21st Oct to 29th Oct 2019) by Bharat Pannu, India K2K expedition was a CHALLENGE which I had been looking forward of attempting since past few years. I had to undergo strict training regime, immaculate planning before event and relentless efforts by my support crew members. It tested my determination and [...]
Congratulations to Gerald (Gerry) Eddlemon for breaking 2 existing records in the 70+ age group category. 200 km in 07:35:54.89 121.813 Miles in 6 hours NOTE: Gerry owns so many records that sometimes he breaks his own records just for something to do! Here is Gerry's personal report: ============================= Rider G.K. Eddlemon’s Narrative Summary WUCA Time/Distance Trials Record Attempts for Track, 70+ age class, Oct. 18, 2019 The 119th and 120th WUCA/UMCA Records Note to reader: I’ve yet to recheck my arithmetic for total number of records, but I believe these are the correct figures. And yes, some of [...]
Congratulation to Matt Stevens who set the male (18-49) Standard record for the Wales S-N. He rode the 174.4 miles in 13 hours an 25 minutes under some very cold and challenging conditions. He now owns the S-N and the E-W record in his age-group! See his personal account below I, Matthew Stevens, am writing this report following my successful attempt to establish a solo across country record for Wales (South to North), following an earlier abandoned attempt in April 2019. I was particularly interested in this record, as it was one that had not yet been achieved. The year [...]
Congratulations to Anna Mei who set two Women's Master (50-59) records on a standard bike from San Marino to Rome and then Rome to San Marino the next day! Anna set 2 records in 2 days - San Marino to Rome on Oct 4 - 200.45 mikes in 12 hr 24 mins - average sp = 13.92 mph then Rome to San Marino on Oct 5 - 200.45 miles in 16 hr 2 min = average speed 12.50 mph What an amazing accomplishment for a great cause! ! Read her riders summary below: RIDER ‘S NARRATIVE SUMMARY [...]
Congratulations to Wolfgang Fasching who covered the 5656 Km distance from Gilbralter to Nordkapp in 10d 21hr 48mi 19.79 kph or 12.3mph Here is Wolfgang''s account: Wolfgang Fasching, Europe Coast to Coast, August 2019 Record attempt Europe coast to coast - Malaga/Gibraltar - North Cape (Nordkapp)/Norway 5,656 km Name of rider Wolfgang Fasching Start date and exact start time to the nearest minute 5 August, 2019 17:11 (CET) Exact start location described so that someone else could find the same spot. Trinity House Lighthouse, Europa Point, Gibraltar; coordinates: GX11 [...]
Doug sets the new male standard (50-59) age group record covdering the 209.23 miles in 13 hours 31 min with an average speed of 15.48mph Here is Doug's ride report: September 11, 2019 Doug Chivington Ohio South to North Route 50-59 Age Group Exact Location: Start was the Cincinnati Zoo Entrance on Vine St and Finish was the Toledo Zoo Entrance on Rt 25. What were the conditions like? Conditions were good but humid, temperatures reached upper 80’s in the afternoon and high 60’s low 70’s at the start. We had a WSW wind and in the [...]
Congratulations to Joe Barr for setting the new Ireland East to West crossing for male (60-69) on a standard Bike Here is his ride report for the great adventure: Rider: Joe Barr - Record Attempt: East to West Ireland On Sunday September 1st 2019 at 7.00am I started the East to West of Ireland point to point record. Directly below the Wicklow Head Lighthouse on the East coast of Ireland. It was a dry but cold morning light wind which was forecast to get very strong as the morning progressed and it did, almost 200miles of direct headwind. The reason [...]
Congratulations to Marcello Danese for setting 10 new road records between 100Km and 24 hours. 8 of the records he already set 2 years ago, but he set even faster ones this time! Here is a spreadsheet showing his accomplishments Distance Event KilometersTimeAvg Sp (Km)Avg Sp (Miles)Existing records <50-59> <male> <Standard>new record100 Kilometer Road02:45:35.6836.2322.51John Horton, 2018-09-29, 2:54:29yes200 Kilometer Road05:39:14.8535.3721.98Marcello Danese, 2017-06-02, 6:09:20yes300 Kilometer Road08:37:12.6234.8021.63Marcello Danese, 2017-06-02, 9:18:29yes500 Kilometer Road15:20:09.2732.6020.26Marcello Danese, 2017-06-02, 16:05:41yesDistance Event MilesTimeAvg Sp (Miles)Avg Sp (Km)100 Mile Road04:31:19.6622.1135.59John Horton, 2018-09-29, 4:46:24yes200 Mile Road09:18:06.1221.5034.60Marcello Danese, 2017-06-02, 10:01:23yes300 Mile Road14:21:12.4420.9033.64Marcello Danese, 2017-06-02, 15:30:46yesTimed EventMilesKilometersAvg Sp (Miles)Avg Sp (Km)6 Hour Road131.586211.76821.9335.29Marcello [...]