British bike in 125 days around the world

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Britse fietst in 125 dagen de wereld rond

After 125 days, the 38-year-old British Jenny Graham wed night again in Berlin arrived after a bike ride around the world. According to the British embassy, she has thus set a world record deal.

Graham is the first woman in this time only the world rondfietste. The previous record stood at 144 days. The British gives it a place in the Guinness Book of Records.

“It is a fantastic feeling, here I have a year and a half to go lived. It shows that we, women, have much more than we think, ” says Graham. Family, including her twenty-year-old son, and friends were her on the Pariser Platz on the waiting with champagne and confetti.

Also the British ambassador Sir Sebastian Wood waited his compatriot on at the Brandenburg gate, which on June 16, the starting point for her journey. “She embodies good sportsmanship and perseverance. The fact that they for Berlin chose as the start and end point, proves that the British, and especially young people, are enthusiastic about this city.’

Graham comes from Inverness in Scotland. They rode during its trip around 29.000 kilometers through 16 countries and 4 continents. In addition, the flights are not included.