Ed Pickup recently finished the Trans Am bike race in under 20 days, finishing in 3rd place. An impressive showing behind Mike Hall and Jason Lane. In 2013, he raced the Transcontinental Race finishing in under 10 days, and 4th overall. Those may be Ed’s big accomplishments, but Ed is no stranger to long days in the saddle. Ed is preparing for his next challenge, to attempt the world record of cycling the length of South America. His goal is to complete the 7,000 mile challenge in 40 days all while climbing 500,000 feet. Stay tuned to Ed’s Website for more information, and his past trips.