241 miles – on 29th October
0 miles – on 28th October
207.45 miles per day
• 26th October – Tommy triumphantly rides into Trafalgar Square; he his now the new holder of the cycling year record! A record which will remain his for all time.
• 28th October – Following 300 consecutive days of riding, Tommy has his first and only days rest. He can afford to relax; the year record has been beaten with two months to spare.
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Marguerite was the outstanding talent of women’s cycling in 1930s Britain. ‘The Blond Bombshell from Bournemouth’, as she was dubbed by the press, held all the women’s distance records, including… Read more »