About Rupert Guinness
Rupert Guinness is a sports journalist, a bestselling author and an ultra endurance athlete.
Rupert currently writes for a variety of prominent sports publications and websites both in Australia and internationally. He was awarded a Walkley Award commendation in 2001 for his inside story for The Australian on the 1999/2000 Sydney to Hobart yacht race where he crewed on board the line honours-winning maxi yacht Nicorette.
A former triathlete, club cyclist and elite lightweight rower, Rupert is now focused on ultra endurance cycling. He has taken part in two, across Australia, Indian Pacific Wheel Races and qualified for Race Across America, the world's toughest bike race, riding solo for 24hrs in Revolve24.
His current mission is to prepare and race in the 2020 Virtual Race Across America