If you’re going to race around the world by bicycle, you’ve got to follow the rules.–corrie
Some of the rules:
Start and finish must be same location;
Cyclist must travel in one direction (any backtracking doesn’t count);
Must travel a minimum 18,000 miles by bicycle, and more than 24,900 miles total;
Riding time starts when a cyclist gets his bike through Customs and pauses when it enters Customs for shipping;
Cyclist must pass through two antipodal points (on direct opposite sides of the globe).