Nowadays, we are familiar with high-performance bikes, technology and comfortable tracks designed for the enjoyment of cyclists. All these comforts once did not exist and some historical periods have been very difficult for bike lovers.
The record is undoubtedly due to the toughest bike race ever, disputed in the first post-war period in those territories that were just a battlefield a short time before.
So let's go back in time and try to recreate the same emotions (and difficulties) of the brave cyclists who ventured into this epic challenge. If the Paris Brest randonnée seems challenging to you, look at what the participants of the Battlefields Circuit have had to face... Continue reading