The youngest British rider to journey around the world by using a bike will go back home on Monday, March eleven, having covered 18,000 miles (30,000 kilometers) by way of bike. Charlie Condell has traversed 20 exceptional nations over nine months, on the age of 18, taking the document from Tom Davies, who was 19-year-vintage on crowning glory. The new document holder says he commenced his ‘hole yr’ experience proceeding to trip round Europe, making the decision a month earlier than his assessments. He offered his motorbike simply two weeks before leaving.
Condell will roll onto the Clifton Suspension Bridge in Bristol – which marked his beginning point in July – at around 4 pm on Monday, March eleven, to be greeted by buddies and a circle of relatives. It’s been an eventful adventure. Condell, who finished the experience absolutely unassisted on a Cervelo with clip-on aero bars and bike packing bags, had his motorbike and passport stolen even as in Australia and turned into also a sufferer of an attempted mugging and a car crash over the direction of his journey. The former Clifton college pupil advised his instructors: “My whole frame aches, and I’ve misplaced 20kg to this point.
I actually have placed on frame fats and lost muscle; however, now I’m healthier than ever. It is a first-rate feeling, nearly high-quality human!” Charlie has raised money for the ride through a Just Giving web page, at the time of writing accomplishing ninety-six consistent with cent of his £4000 target. Any extra money might be donated to Mobile Midwives, a charity that gives motorcycles to midwives in Africa.