Journey rider Ali Abdo has formally set a brand new Guinness World Report for the world’s longest journey on an electrical bike. He traveled 12,749 kilometers (about 7,921.86 miles) in 30 days, driving throughout Egypt for his “The Journey to COP27” journey.
The journey ran from October 10 by way of November 8, 2022, when Abdo arrived on the COP27 local weather change convention in Sharm El-Sheikh, Egypt, after having set out from Cairo within the earlier month. Abdo’s acknowledged purpose was to boost youth consciousness about local weather change together with his trip, which he accomplished aboard his trusty and dependable Energica EVA EsseEsse9—with which he’d already set a earlier world report in 2021.
Abdo and his workforce had been prepping for the Journey to COP27 undertaking for over a 12 months. Over the course of the journey, Abdo visited many universities, colleges, sports activities golf equipment—all types of locations the place he might work together with native youth and unfold the phrase about local weather change. Evidently, he and his workforce have been very pleased with this achievement.
You’ll discover Abdo’s title within the Guinness World Data database for 2 different data, all completed on the identical EsseEsse9. On September 27, 2021, Abdo rode the best distance ever recorded on an electrical bike in 24 hours, which was 919.87 kilometers (about 571.58 miles), in New Alamain, Egypt.
The opposite GWR that Abdo has up to now completed on his Energica EVA EsseEsse9 is the one for longest journey by electrical bike in a single nation, which he set concurrently with this newly-announced report for the world’s longest journey by electrical bike. Between October 10 and 31, 2022, Abdo rode 9,759.67 kilometers (about 6,064.377 miles) inside the borders of his residence nation, Egypt.
What’s subsequent for the electrical adventurer? He and his workforce at the moment are busy planning a trip to COP28—what else? The following international local weather change convention, which is scheduled to happen within the United Arab Emirates, would require Abdo’s longest trip but. He’ll begin in Egypt, in fact. From there, he’ll trip by way of Jordan, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Bahrain, Kuwait, and Oman on the way in which to the UAE. He’ll even be making an attempt to set a brand new GWR for the best variety of international locations visited on an electrical bike at the moment.