Champion of the World

Well “female bicycling champion of the world” that is.

Tillie Anderson, the Terrible Swede, claimed that title from 1897 to 1902.

Want to know more? Check out the following resources:

Tillie Anderson website

 

Tillie the Terrible Swede: How One Woman, a Sewing Needle, and a Bicycle Changed History, by Sue Stauffacher

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