28 things you'll only know if you've done Lands End to John O'Groats

Steve Shrubsall tells us what he found on his LeJog ride; things people can only know if they've done it

Photo: Rob Faulkner / CC 2.0

Lands End to John O'Groats is one of the most challenging endurance rides you can do. For those who have conquered LeJog, there are a few things they wish they'd known before setting off on this epic adventure.

Here are the 28 things that might come up for anyone heading from Cornwall to the top of Scotland.

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Jack Elton-Walters hails from the Isle of Wight, and would be quick to tell anyone that it's his favourite place to ride. He has covered a varied range of topics for Cycling Weekly, producing articles focusing on tech, professional racing and cycling culture. He moved on to work for Cyclist Magazine in 2017 where he stayed for four years until going freelance. He now returns to Cycling Weekly from time-to-time to cover racing, review cycling gear and write longer features for print and online.