Take the lift? No, this way is truly bespoke: Extreme cyclist bounces to top of skyscraper

Geared up: Krystian Herba keeps his balance and turns the pedals inside the Shanghai World Financial Center (Picture: EPA)
Most people would take the express lift to reach the top of a skyscraper. Not Krystian Herba. He took the stairs – all 2,754 of them.
And he didn’t just walk up the Shanghai World Financial Center but cycled up – on a bike with no saddle.
The Polish extreme cyclist rode up to the steel and glass tower’s observatory, on the 100th floor, in 1hr, 21min and 51sec.

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