Dan Bigham announces Hour Record attempt

The aero specialist is targeting the British record, held by Sir Bradley Wiggins, before he goes for the World Record of Victor Campenaerts

Dan Bigham
Dan Bigham
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Dan Bigham has announced he will take on an Hour Record attempt, as he tries to claim the British title currently held by Sir Bradley Wiggins.

Aero specialist and Ribble-Weldtite rider Bigham has been building towards a tilt at the World Hour Record, currently held by Victor Campenaerts, and the British record is the next stepping stone towards smashing the overall record. 

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Alex Ballinger

Alex Ballinger is editor of BikeBiz magazine, the leading publication for the UK cycle industry, and is the former digital news editor for CyclingWeekly.com. After gaining experience in local newsrooms, national newspapers and in digital journalism, Alex found his calling in cycling, first as a reporter, then as news editor responsible for Cycling Weekly's online news output, and now as the editor of BikeBiz. Since pro cycling first captured his heart during the 2010 Tour de France (specifically the Contador-Schleck battle) Alex covered three Tours de France, multiple editions of the Tour of Britain, and the World Championships, while both writing and video presenting for Cycling Weekly. He also specialises in fitness writing, often throwing himself into the deep end to help readers improve their own power numbers.  Away from the desk, Alex can be found racing time trials, riding BMX and mountain bikes, or exploring off-road on his gravel bike. He’s also an avid gamer, and can usually be found buried in an eclectic selection of books.