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A Year in the Saddle - Kajsa Tylen's 2016 Cycling WR Attempt

On January 1st Nottingham based Super-cyclist, Kajsa Tylen, will start on a year long journey to cycle the furthest distance covered on a bike during 12 months. She is calling her epic journey ‘A year in the saddle.’ Back in 1938, a British lady called Billie Fleming set out to ride as far as she could in a year. Everyday she rode her 3-speed bike, and ended up achieving an outstanding 29,603 miles during the year. This record still holds 80 years on. At the end of her rides each day she frequently gave talks to local people inspiring them and educating them about the benefits of exercise and leading a healthy lifestyle. Kajsa hopes to promote Billie’s legacy during...

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