The Speed of Sam

Follow all the action of the Human Powered Speed Challenge 2008 right here. I’ll be travelling to Nevada and filing daily reports as Sam Whittingham of Quadra Island attempts to pedal the Varna Diablo III (designed by Georgi Georgiev) faster than his current record of 81 mph. For more information on this event, look for my article about the race to be the fastest self-propelled human in the world, soon to be published in The Tyee (

photo courtesy of Sam Whittingham

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Chris Keam 2008

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