'I basically just passed out for 27 hours': Missing endurance cyclist sends video to say he's alive

Ultra-cyclist Lee Fancourt uploads a video to Facebook to tell people he's alive after going off the grid for 36 hours during Trans-Am Race

Lee Fancourt with his LEJOGLE Identiti time trial bike (Facebook/Lee Fancourt)

Having been off the radar for nearly two days, endurance cyclist Lee Fancourt reassured friends and family that he was alive in a video message.

The 39-year-old, who cycled through seven European countries in 24 hours in August 2015, told viewers that he was feeling constantly sick and dehydrated in a video update before disappearing.

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