Ishbel Rose Holmes
Adventurer – Cyclist – Author – Public Speaker
France – Spain – Andorra – Portugal – Switzerland – Slovenia – Italy – Croatia – Bosnia & Herzegovina – Montenegro Albania – Macedonia – Greece – Turkey – Iran – Argentina – Chile – Bolivia – Brazil
Pyrenees – Alps – Andes – Pantanal Jungle
I don’t have a driving license. Thank goodness for that!
Ishbel Holmes, also known as World Bike Girl, is one of the most experienced female cyclists in the world.
The bicycle has taken her from commuting to road racing to velodrome sprinting to exploring the world.
2014 to present:
Cycling the world solo; 16 countries and still pedaling.
2012 to 2014
Velodrome Sprinter for Iranian National Team
Pedal Power Race Team (UK)
Scottish Institute of Sport Athlete
Glasgow Life Athlete
British Masters Sprint Champion; Gold Medal (Match Sprint)
British Masters Sprint Champion; Silver Medal (500 m Time Trial)
Rollapaluza National Champion
2009 to 2012
Road Racing 2nd Cat
Top 10 Scottish National Championships
4th Scottish National Criterium Championships
National Women’s Race Series (UK Racing)
Cycled length of Pyrenees mountains from Mediterranean to Atlantic; 3 times consecutively
Cycle toured France, Spain, Andorra, Portugal
Cycle touring Scotland & England
Love dogs? Be a hero. Save a life.
Visit your local dog shelter for your four legged bundle of joy.