Thanks for the writeup Steve- sounds like a real epic event!
Originally Posted by redwelly
I came back from my double night laps (before the mud even), and asked Wendy to remind me that I never, never want to even try Solo. Please don't let me. I won't want to really. I'll say it again in public here, while I have just enough painful realism left. After this the rosey nostalga takes over and it starts seeming like a good idea again.
That's what I say every time....doesn't work.
Definitely consider soloing- it's not really much harder than riding for 12hrs. Once you're through the 12hr barrier everything blurs and it stops hurting because everything goes numb.