Mike Hall triumphantly arrived in Greenwich, England, on Monday to end his around-the-world bicycle tour in an amazing 92 days.
The 31-year-old engineer’s elapsed time crushed the previous Guinness World record of 106 days set in 2010.
For comparison, a previous record set by Scotsman Mark Beaumont (author of “The Man who Cycled the World”) …
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Finding herself suddenly unemployed in England, Jilly Sherlock loaded her panniers with 50 pounds of gear and hit the road on her bicycle.
That was a year ago. So far she’s traveled more than 8,000 miles in an easterly direction through 23 countries.
She celebrated her 1-year anniversary on the road in Thailand this week.
Sherlock may be traveling solo, but she is by no means alone. She keeps in touch …
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