Trans-US on kick scooter
Who
Daniel Nielsen
What
21/9/57 day(s):hour(s):minute(s)
Where
United States (Jekyl Island)
When
Daniel Nielsen (US) crossed the USA on a kick scooter in 21 days 9 hr 57 min, leaving San Diego, California, on 1 November and arriving at Jekyl Island near Brunswick, Georgia, on 22 November 2001. Nielsen averaged 174 km (108 miles) per day during the 3,827 km (2,378 mile) journey. His first day was his most productive at 222 km (138 miles). The journey was in aid of the Red Cross.