Portuguese cyclist discovers just how far he can cycle up Mount Everest

Pedro Bento cycled up the world's tallest mountain by himself without any additional support

Pedro Bento Everest Base Camp
(Image credit: Pedro Bento)

Portuguese endurance athlete Pedro Bento has put everyone's Everesting attempts to shame, after cycling to the Base Camp of Mount Everest solo. 

Instead of picking a hill and completing repeats until he had climbed the height of Chomolungma, Pedro Bento decided to actually attempt a solo ride up the mountain, or, at least, more than halfway up the highest point on Earth. 

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