Tagged: Fastest Woman to Circumnavigate the Globe by Bike

Dame of the Day: Juliana Buhring

Juliana Buhring

 

Today’s Dame of the Day is Juliana Buhring (June 2, 1981-). After growing up in a cult in the English countryside, Buhring escaped and took up long distance cycling. In 2012, she set the record for the Fastest Woman to Circumnavigate the Globe by Bike; Buhring traveled 18,000 miles over the course of 152 days. Buhring is frequently the sole female competitor in races and she is widely considered one of the best long distance cyclists in the world.