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"like cycling in widescreen"

We got undreamed of prime time exposure on Channel 4 as Guy Martin and his mate Jason Miles attempted to break the 24 hour tandem record on a faired recumbent sociable built by Mike Burrows. We get to see Jason wobbling and falling off one of the Bikefix team bikes. Guy declares it "lovely experience; a bit wierd, but loved it".

 

Mike demonstrates why a regular tandem won't hack it and then goes off to design a superior machine. Various technical problems have to be solved including how to eat and how to dispose of the waste products.

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