Tommy was born on this day, June 5th, exactly one hundred years ago. Why not take advantage of the additional bank holiday to go out on a bike ride in rememberance of Tommy and his life?
In 1939, the year of Tommy’s record-breaking ride, he rode a punishing 248 miles on his birthday. Personally, I might try to put in 48 miles today and will leave the other two-hundred for another time…
Peter Hambley, a lifelong racing and touring cyclist will attempt to ride from Newcastle-under-Lyme cenotaph to the RAF station at Cosford and back on Saturday the 3rd of June. A… Read more »