Our amazing Himalayan adventure is over but the memories will linger on long after all the mountain dust has been washed off both us and the riders. You could follow The Catching Breath project for months while we slowly revealed the pieces all the way to the final, record-breaking ride […]
Beating the record for cycling one of the highest passes in the world.
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To beat the current record of 3:04:06 set by Christoph Kluge in 2012, the riders need to finish in front of the pace car - the ŠKODA KAROQ, which is going exactly the same speed as Kluge.
Four cyclists crazy enough to attempt breaking the record. Back
Photographer & lifelong cycling fanatic from Milan.Play video
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