Gaby Leveridge & Ben Thompson undertake the 2nd Edition of the Transcontinental race using their Charge Bikes, Traveling from London to Istanbul the Transcontinental is an unsupported Adventure Bicycle Race
Riders are autonomous and not bound to one fixed route; they must only visit 3 mandatory checkpoints
There is no minimum kit list; the rules only serve to prohibit outside assistance and provide a level playing field.
Resupply is permitted at commercially available services only.
The race is tracked live via SPOT satellite tracking from here transcontinentalrace.com Ben Thompson is rider No.55 and Gaby Leverage is No.56 - In this video we see the race start and kit they used in this video, look out for more updates on #tcr2014 @Chargebikes, @benalpinetweet, @gofastergaby and @transconrace Good Luck Guys...