Local cyclist's world record confirmed by world endurance cycling association

Mon, 20/07/2020 - 14:59 -- Editor

The World Ultra Cycling Association has today confirmed local cyclist Joe Barr's world record for Malin-Mizen-Malin.

Joe, who turned 61 recently, covered the 738 miles non-stop last week in driving rain.

WUCA has confirmed Joe's world record for two 'laps of Ireland' in 44 hrs 15 mins 24 secs, beating the previous record by over 4 hours.