Ultra-cyclist brings ‘Space Odyssey’ Everesting challenge to London

Jack Thompson aka Jack UltraCyclist will take on his 42nd Everest challenge of the year in London this weekend

Jack Thompson
(Image credit: Jack Thompson UltraCyclist)

On Saturday morning, Jack Thompson aka Jack UltraCyclist will attempt his 42nd Everest of the year in London.  

The Everest taking place on Hillway in Highgate in the north of the capital is part of his 1,000,000: A Space Odyssey challenge

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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. 

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