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Giant Co-founder To Ride From Beijing To Shanghai

king-liuKing Liu, the 75-year-old co-founder of Giant Bicycles will set off on May 9th to ride from Beijing to Shanghai. He aims to complete the 1,688-km trip in 20 days, though he admits it may be tough to keep up with the necessary 80km/day pace required. King Liu is no slouch, though. In 2007 he completed a 927-km ride around Taiwan in 17 days.

Read more at www.etaiwannews.com.

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One Comment

  1. AaronMarch 24, 2009 at 11:42 am

    Such a badass.

    I don’t know if I’ll be able to do this when I’m that old.

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