James Cracknell to attempt Raleigh Chopper Hour Record

Double Olympic gold medallist James Cracknell to ride as far as he can in an hour for Sport Relief charity - Photos: Sport Relief/Victoria Dawe Photography

James Cracknell hopes to set a new Hour Record on a Raleigh Chopper

(Image credit: Victoria Dawe Photography)

Olympic rowing legend James Cracknell will face a new challenge this evening (Friday, March 18) when he attempts to set a new Raleigh Chopper Hour Record at the Lee Valley Velodrome, London.

"It’s going to require a lot of pedal power, but I’m excited to push myself to the limit and set a new Sport Relief record on my trusty Chopper," said keen cyclist Cracknell.

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