'I'll only ride if it ticks the social impact box': Ultra cyclist's new mindset after 1067 kilometre effort

Jack Thompson completed the Munda Biddi trail in two days, 12 hours and 15 minutes

Jack Thompson
(Image credit: @z_w_photography)

Australian ultra-cyclist Jack Thompson has released a new documentary showcasing his record breaking ride on the Munda Biddi trail in Western Australia last year

The Munda Biddi is the longest continuous bike trail in the entire world. It runs from Mundaring to Albany and is a gruelling 1067 kilometres in length. 

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Tom Thewlis

Tom has been writing for Cycling Weekly since 2022 and his news stories, rider interviews and features appear both online and in the magazine. 

Since joining the team, he has reported from some of professional cycling's biggest races and events including the Tour de France and the World Championships in Glasgow. He has also covered races elsewhere across the world. 

As well as on the ground reporting, Tom writes race reports from the men's and women's WorldTour and helps with coverage of UK domestic cycling.