Congratulations to Jesper Jauert Duus from Denmark, whose double crossing of Denmark has been officially certified by the World UltraCycling Association. In cycling from South to North to South endpoints, Jesper also set a new record for the North-South leg.
Great ride for two new records. (The South-North record will continue to be held by Christian Krause at 11:41, set in 2012.)
Certified by Drew Clark, WUCA Records Chairman
Rider InformationRider Name: Jesper Duus
Age Group: Men 18-49
Rider Hometown: Broager
Rider Country: Denmark
Record InformationRecord Type: Cross Country
Record Country: Denmark
Record Category: Solo
Bike Type: Standard
Record Start Date: 2016-09-16
Record End Date: 2016-09-17
Record StatisticsDirection: S-N-S
Start Point: DENMARK - SOUTH - At the most southern point of the turnaround at the end of Oksevej, Padborg (just around 56 Oksevej, 6330 Padborg). This is the closest you can get to the border on a bike.
End Point: DENMARK - NORTH - Grenen Kunsmuseum (art gallery) at 40 Fyrvej, 9990 Skagen.
Distance (miles): 489.6
Distance (km): 788.0
Time (days:hours:minutes): 01:03:14
Speed (miles/hour): 17.98
Speed (km/hour): 28.93
Extra InformationOfficials: Allan Plehn, Johannes Berg Rasmussen
Crew: Johnny Frederiksen, Peter Sandholt, Steen Jauert Bødker
Notes: Denmark N-S set at same time