RIDES & RACES
TRANSCONTINENTAL RACE 2013
Juliana Buhring is an ultra-endurance cyclist, bestselling author and children’s rights activist.
She holds the first Guinness World Record for Fastest Woman to Circumnavigate the World by Bicycle.
Juliana was the only woman to race the inaugural 2013 Transcontinental Race from London to Istanbul, coming in 9th place overall.
In 2014, Juliana participated in the inaugural Trans Am Bike Race across America, winning the women’s category and coming in 4th place overall.
The current discussion of supported vs. unsupported world cycle records was brought into the spotlight by a couple more recent round-the-world cyclists who have gone with a support team, as opposed to all previous records, involving a few mad adventurers with a couple changes of clothes, a gas stove and a bedroll. As it started […]
There are many kinds of prejudices in the world; political, religious, cultural, racial, gender. You name it, they’ve got it. Most, if not all, are born from ignorance and fear of what is “different”. My little brother had a dream that was almost destroyed by prejudice. It was not prejudice against his idea; it was […]
It was about the time the saddle sores started bleeding, the dull ache in my knees got sharper, the sun burned some crazy degrees too many and headwinds slammed into me at 60 kmph, that I began to think participating in the Transcontinental Race had been a really bad idea. When Mike Hall originally told […]