A 6’ 3” man of 240 pounds rode a minibike made for a 7 year old for 500 miles...
World Record Mini Bike
What was he thinking?
They say, “growing old is mandatory... but growing up is optional.” As a kid he always wanted to do something big, like break a record of some kind. He and his grade school buddy Mitchel would constantly challenge each other to one-up the other.
Boys will be boys!
At age 50, Will Rodgers of Cunningham, Tennessee met the challange. Will broke the Guinness world record by riding a 50cc mini bike for 528 miles down the Natchez Trace over a four day stretch. Starting March 1st he left the Appleton Harley Davidson dealer in Clarksville, Tennessee and will arrived 4 days later at the Natchez National Historical Park in Natchez, Mississippi.
Pictured is the Honda 2002 XR 50R minibike that he rode Check out the video to hear the back story of how this all came about.
Will is a member of the Prayerborne Eagles, a local chapter of the CMA,