British time trialist might need simply damaged the solo 100-mile file
A British time trialist may properly maybe moreover right bear damaged the solo 100-mile chronicle, with an gigantic lag through the deserts of Qatar.
Jonathan Parker has posted his 100-mile lag on Strava, as he construct aside an actual provisional time of two-50-12, doubtlessly beating the outdated chronicle construct aside in Norwich closing November.
Parker, from Kent, has a historical past of smashing endurance information, and might bear entered the historical past books as quickly as towards after his lag on Saturday (March 13).
Jonathan Parker’s doubtlessly chronicle-breaking 100-mile lag (Picture: Strava/ Jonathan Parker)
In some unspecified time in the way forward for his 161km effort, which took him from Al Ruwais on Qatar’s northern flee to the Sealine Seaside resort south of the capital Doha, Parker held a median toddle of 56.8km/h (35.2mph) for the overall size of the hassle.
Crew Bottrill rider Parker is now awaiting legit affirmation, to hunt if his time is chronicle-breaking.
The modern chronicle is held by British rider Jonathan Shubert (Arctic-Aircon Racing Crew), who put in an actual lag on November 2 closing 300 and sixty 5 days from Milton Keynes to Norwich, smashing his bear outdated quickest time.
Shubert first took on the route in October 2020 and construct aside a model distinctive provisional chronicle for 100 miles with a time of three-08-15, nevertheless right 12 days later he was help out on the route.
This time with an supreme tailwind your complete potential and sunny local weather stipulations, Shubert smashed his outdated time to place however another provisional chronicle of 2-57-59, probably the most essential ever 100-mile lag in below three hours.
Shubert shared his lag knowledge on Strava, which revealed he held a median toddle of 54.3km/h (33.47mph) whereas pushing spherical 295 watts normalised for the size.
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However Shubert’s chronicle may properly maybe moreover merely bear fallen to Parker, who went seven minutes faster if his try is ratified.
Parker held a median energy of 208w for the size of his two hour and 50-minute lag, hitting a most energy of 547w.