Tour du monde





Stats



Last update : 9 of june 2018 from Astana, Kazakhstan

The basics
Days since started : 1964
Cycling days : 908 (46%)
Rest days : 1056 (54%)
Countries : 38
Continents : 4
Distance covered: 63855 km

The Cycling
Max daily distance: 194 km (121 miles)
Min daily distance: 8 km (5 miles)
Average speed: ~15.5 km/h (9,5 mph)
Average daily distance: 70 km (43 miles)
Top speed: 86,3 km/h (54 mph)
Max daily saddle time: 10 h 17 min

The Nights on the road
Hotels : 130 (10%)
Hostels : 233 (18%)
Warmshowers/couchsurfing : 285 (22%)
Campgrounds : 299 (23%)
Wild camping : 264% (20%)
Other : 99 (8%)

The Uphills
Highest point: 4655 meter.
Highest campspot: 4200 meter
Max daily climb: 3600 meter (not full loaded)

The Extremes
Saddle days without rest: 31 days (Douchanbe to Astana)
Temperature while cycling: 39 degrees celsius
Days without shower: 6.
Heaviest load: ~ 60kg.
Heaviest load in water: 16 kg.
Heaviest load in oranges: 6 kg.
Heaviest load in chocolate: 4 kg.

The Awards
Favorite countries: Iceland, Tajikistan, Southern Utah...
Friendliest people: Iran
Best food: France
Most beautiful road: Tajikistan
Best dressed: Tajik womans
Craziest night skies: Oregon, USA. Cycling with milkee way on pacific ocean and moon eclipse on the mountains.

The Headaches
Flat tyres: ~80 (~50 the first year)
Stopped by police: Never
Most dog attacks: Kirgizistan
Worst bureaucracy: Uzbekistan
Strongest headwind: Iceland
Coldest camping: -8°C outside morning tent.


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