Missouri E-W attempt – John Arneson – 2021-06-27

Congratulations to John Arneson for his new WUCA World Record

Josh broke Chris Hopkinson’s 2004 record of 9:29 by an incredible 1 hr 17 minutes!


Rider Information

Rider Name: John Arneson
Age: 43
Age Group: Men 18-49
Rider Hometown: Overland Park, KS
Rider Country: US

Record Information

Record Type: Cross State
Record State: Missouri
Record Category: Solo
Bike Type: Standard
Record Start Date: 2021-06-27
Record End Date: 2021-06-27

Record Statistics

Direction: E-W
Start Point: MISSOURI - EAST - MO/IL state line on US 36 bridge over Mississippi River in Hannibal, MO
End Point: MISSOURI - WEST - MO/KS state line on US 36 bridge over Missouri River in St. Joseph, MO
Distance (miles): 192.5
Time (days:hours:minutes): 00:08:12
Speed (miles/hour): 23.48
Speed (km/hour): 37.79

Extra Information

Officials: Josh Wolf
Crew: Kurt Niemackl, Jeff Shipman, Alissa Smith
Notes: Extremely fast time for this distance, also breaking a 17 year old record!
Report: report