So, I’m two months into my cycle. One of those, ‘how far can you walk into a forest?’ moments. Let’s take a look back at some statistics and bests/worsts from the last two months.
Miles cycled: 2546.5 miles (1st month= 1148.5 miles, 2nd month= 1398)
Days ridden: 47
Average miles per day cycled: 54 miles
Longest Day: 105 miles (Alexander to Nickerson, Kansas)
Shortest Day: 20.5 miles (Red Canyon to Bryce Canyon, Utah)
States Visited: Six (CA, AZ, UT, CO, KS, MO)
Favourite State: Colorado! It’s just great!
Top Speed: 49mph (79kph)
Highest Peak: Monach Pass (11,312 feet or 3,448 metres)
Biggest Climbing Day: ~5,500 feet (~1,675 metres): Cortez to Telluride, Colorado
Best Public Toilets: Hite Recreation Area (middle of nowhere, never used but seemingly regularly cleaned!
Worst Public Toilets: Walnut, Kansas. I don’t want to talk about it.
Best Piece of Kit: My spork, Looooove my spork.
Worst Piece of Kit: I bought a sleeveless cycling top in San Diego. I sent it home a week later. What was I thinking?
Moment of Worry: Riding along and suddenly thinking I had wet myself. Turns out I’m just sweating a bucket-load.
Favourite Snack: Bananas!
Donations so far: 98 (97 online, 1 offline)
And that website again…: http://www.justgiving.com/What-Am-I-Doing-Silly-Adam