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This mental health awareness week, I want to share my struggle through depression and why I came to cycle around the world. When it all...

Training at the University of Derby’s Human Performance Unit has exceeded expectations and I am in better physical condition than expected at this stage of...

In the pursuit of a World Record, focus is on performance. Over the course of the World Record attempt, there is no piece of equipment...

The body is a machine and without regular TLC and maintenance, the working parts will start to fatigue and break down. Ruth Machej, the team...

Extended periods in the saddle mean the choice and fit of bike for the world record must be correct. Cycling biomechanics expert, Andy Brooke, takes...

To break an endurance world record requires adapting to the lifestyle of an elite athlete in every aspect. Alex Neilan, Sport Dietician, explains his approach...

This week I share my personal journey that led from depression to cycling around the world, the lessons learned on that journey, and how that...

Dr Philip Clarke, Performance Psychologist on the Fastest Cycle Across Europe team, explains psychology for multi-day endurance events. This begins with a measurement of my...

At the Marketing Derby Annual Business Event, I delivered the keynote speech "Dared to Dream"; exploring how only by taking the more difficult path and...

The Fastest Cycle Across Europe (Cabo da Roca to Ufa) was established by Guinness World Records in 2014 and is a distance of 4000 miles...

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