Cyclist Mark Beaumont Breaks the World Record

Posted on:19 Sep 2017 14:31:12
Cyclist Mark Beaumont Breaks the World Record
19 September 2017 Current Affairs: Mark Beaumont broke the world record for cycling around the world - by 44 days.

The 34-year-old, from Perthshire, arrived in Paris one day ahead of schedule having cycled the 18,000-mile route in 79 days.

He set a new world record of 194 days in 2008.

He was on his bike for more than 16 hours a day and only slept for five hours each night.

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