The 2700 mile Tour Divide mountain bike race is well underway and my friend Aidan is fourth overall, 14 days into the race- first place single speed and first rookie! here are some photos, there's a good one of him at the bottom.
Here's a video interview:
Though It is all overshadowed by a racer being killed from a head-on collision with a vehicle: http://tourdivide.org/
It's hard to process this. Someone doing a race I want to do was killed while racing, on a road I have been on. He leaves behind his wife and young daughter.