Jason Black – Ireland N-S Record – 2020-03-07

Congratulations to Jason Black for setting the WUCA World Record for Ireland N-S Crossing: (Senior – 18-49) – Mens – Standard Bike – 567.6 km in 22 hours 59 mins for an average speed of 24.67 kph

This eclipsed the current record of 1 day 3 hours 24 mins set by “Ricky Geoghegan” back in 2012

Rider Information

Rider Name: Jason Black
Age: 48
Age Group: Men 18-49
Rider Hometown: Letterkenny
Rider Country: Ireland

Record Information

Record Type: Cross Country
Record Country: Ireland
Record Category: Solo
Bike Type: Standard
Record Start Date: 2020-03-06
Record End Date: 2020-03-07

Record Statistics

Direction: N-S
Start Point: IRELAND - NORTH - Malin Head viewing area; the white Start/Finish marker painted on the road
End Point: IRELAND - SOUTH - Mizen Head visitors center
Distance (miles): 352.7
Distance (km): 567.6
Time (days:hours:minutes): 00:22:59
Speed (miles/hour): 15.35
Speed (km/hour): 24.67

Extra Information

Officials: Dervla McGill, Martin Irwin
Crew: Sharon Black, Laura Black, Billy Black, Terry McGill, Fionn McSwiney
Notes: Great breaking of existing record under some challenging conditions
Report: report