Ralph Dadswell's Land's End to John O'Groats Record

On the 10th/11th/12th August 1992 Ralph Dadswell broke the RRA trike record for the British "End to End" - Land's End to John O'Groats.

This account was written by Ralph for publication in various cycling club newsletters and for distribution to friends. It has been updated and reformatted here in December 1996.

The links below are the sections of Ralph's original account. They should ideally be read in the order below, but you may also click on any of the links to go to a particular part of the document. Whilst reading any of the chapters, click on a highlighted name to go to the Glossary and Who's Who page.

The ride was generously supported by Radford, Sons & Co of Southampton, the sponsors of the Antelope Racing Team.

The Prelude Day Two
Reconnaissance 1 Night Two
Reconnaissance 2 Day Three
Reconnaissance 3 The Last 40 miles - Trauma and Delusion
The Time Approaches The John O'Groats Hotel
New Arrangements Afterwards
Frantic Preparations Injuries
Looking Better Statistics
Lands End Analysis
Day One Final Reflections
Night One Glossary and Who's Who

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