Bigham takes aim at Wiggins’ Hour Record after returning to GB fold at Worlds

Dan Bigham in action for Great Britain
(Image credit: Getty Images)

Dan Bigham has confirmed he will make an Hour Record attempt in just over a week’s time, revealing that he has already ridden 54.7km in training. 

The British rider is not eligible for the official UCI Hour Record of 55.089km currently held by Victor Campenaerts, given he’s not part of the governing body’s drug-testing programme, but he still hopes to set a new British record. 

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Patrick Fletcher

Patrick is an NCTJ-trained journalist, and former deputy editor of Cyclingnews, who has seven years’ experience covering professional cycling. He has a modern languages degree from Durham University and has been able to put it to some use in what is a multi-lingual sport, with a particular focus on French and Spanish-speaking riders. Away from cycling, Patrick spends most of his time playing or watching other forms of sport - football, tennis, trail running, darts, to name a few, but he draws the line at rugby.