put me back on my bike
Join Date: Sep 2001
Location: La Rochefoucauld, Charente, France
Bikes: Airbourne Carpe Diem + own brand fixed gear
New Lands End to John O'Groats record for Gethin Butler
Congratulations to Gethin Butler who has just taken 3 UK long
cycling records in a single epic ride.
- 24 hours (509.3 miles).
- Lands End to John O'Groats (840 miles) in 1 day, 20 hours, 4
- 1,000 miles in 2 days, 7 hours, 53 minutes, 7 seconds.
He should sleep well tonight.
There is a detailed account of his ride and a few pictures at
The older I get the better I used to be.