Fastest towed bicycle record broken with speed of 169 mph

Athlete Elias Schwärzler (Austria) has pushed his mountain bike to the limit 

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The 26-year-old professional mountain biker and influencer regularly films stunts featuring the humble bicycle on his YouTube channel. 

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His self-proclaimed goal is to become the fastest man on a bicycle.

As such, for this new record, daredevil Elias wanted to hit a dizzying speed of 300 km/h (186.4164 mph).

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Although his parents were less enthusiastic about the record attempt!