And then there were two! Tony beats the sun and finishes with a DK PR. What a stud. Great job Tony! We’re tired and dirty, but also happy and grateful. Most comfortable curbs in America. Until next year DK!
He did it! Holy crap cycling fans! Marty beat the sun! To be true, he beat it, then punched it in the throat. Respect, friend. Eric and Becca did some throats punching of their own finishing the DK100. Congrats! And now we wait for Tony – one more teammate racing the sun.
And now we wait. Marty and Tony came in strong to the third checkpoint. Marty looked a little less white (schwoo) and Tony was cool and calm, as usual. No reports of either falling asleep on their bikes. They were both on pace for the “racing the sun award”. It would be a huge accomplishment … More Racing the sun DK200 Update
After thirty four miles of absolutely sending it, the perils of gravel racing took Eric down. He slashed a tire on a flint rock and switched to a tube, losing several minutes. He got up and going again only to rip off his derailleur a hundred yards later. A very expensive paperweight. He eventually got … More Havoc Wreaked
I talked to Eric last night and he was locked and (carbo) loaded for the race. Here they are looking ready for a long day. My tracker has them moving along at just shy of 19 mph for the first 30 miles or so. We’re planning on catching up with them at the second checkpoint. … More It begins
It’s here gravel grinders, the premiere cycling event of the year — DK200! Eric is off preparing so I (Eric’s wife and part of the Abe’s support crew) will be stepping into keep the blog updated with all of the day’s highs and lows. Our Lincoln Abrahams are in Emporia, KS already soaking up the … More DK200 2017 Updates