The Greatest Distance Cycled in Seven Days


Preparation Blogs

  • Our team doesn’t just break records; we ensure every performance gain is identified and maximised, to achieve the ultimate in human performance. That's why we've partnered with Huub Design

  • When it comes to breaking world records, you can’t miss a beat. This year I'm wearing a Garmin Fenix 7 smart watch to capture a whole-of-life view of my health 24/7. Read about my favourite features in this blog

  • This Mental Health Awareness Week I share how loneliness impacted my mental health, how cycling helped me to overcome it and why I’ve launched the 7 Days of Smiles charity campaign

  • For 2022, I’ve set my sights on breaking the world record for the Greatest Distance Cycled in Seven Days.

Your business can be a part of the winning team

As part of the winning team, we will ensure that our partners are promoted throughout the duration of the project, including the preparation and build up to the attempt, as well as during and after the attempt. Our PR agency have a comprehensive visibility and awareness campaign ensuring that our sponsors get widespread coverage, in national, local, social and trade media. At the heart of the project is a passion from every person and brand involved, to push the boundaries of human achievement.

Be part of the winning team.


Leigh is looking for business sponsors donate funds to get him to the start line. Please download the project outline for more information or email:


As an individual you can play you part in getting Leigh to the start line by making a donation to Leigh’s gofundme page.

Project Outline

Please download the project outline for more information.

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At the age of 25 I was diagnosed with depression. I found my salvation in adventure and went on to cycle around the world. Attempting this record presents an opportunity for me to raise awareness of mental health issues in the hope that others won’t end up in the same situation as I did.

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The Team

An accompanying support team will allow Leigh to focus on cycling, whilst ensuring that equipment and knowledge are at hand for any eventuality. A team of sport science experts has been selected to bring professional experience to the attempt.


Dr. Mark Faghy

Performance Manager

Dr Philip Clarke

Performance Psychologist
Nicky Gilbert

Nicky Gilbert

HCPC Registered Dietitian

Ruth Machej

Sports Physiotherapist

Road Team

Anthony Jemmett

Anthony Jemmett

Road Team Manager
Jahna Drunis

Jahna Drunis

Kerr McNicoll

Kerr McNicoll

Film Maker


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