Everything Endurance #31 | Around the World in (just under) 80 Days with Mark Beaumont

In 2017, Mark Beaumont did the seemingly impossible by successfully circumnavigating the globe on a bicycle in just over 78 days...

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Mark Beaumont is a British long-distance cyclist, broadcaster, author, and documentary maker. He has completed some truly inspiring and record-breaking adventure challenges during his career but is best know for setting a stunning record for cycling around the world, completing his 18,000-mile (29,000 km) route on 18 September 2017, having taken 78 days 14hrs to do so.

In the latest episode of Everything Endurance, Will chats to Mark about his epic lap of the planet, from Mark’s childhood in rural Scotland, through his many earlier cycling and sailing adventures, right up to the finish line of his race around the world.

If you’re a cyclist looking for a challenge head to worldinaday.com where you can help Mark in supporting the amazing work of those on the frontline of the struggle against Coronavirus by joining the ‘virtual peloton’ and cycling a round-the-world distance together in a single day.

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