GRR by the Numbers
- Total hours: 81 hours, 48 minutes
- Hours slept: Approx. 10 (at 7 different stops)
- Feet climbed: Approx. 26,000 ft.
- Riders starting: 105 total (88 riders for the 1,200k, and another 17 who were doing a 1,000k plus another 200k.
The ride south from Oroville started out nice. The temperature was warm and pleasant, the roads easy. Again, I felt energized by the long stop.
Mario was being extra cautious not to get in front and pull me.… Read the rest
I felt good rolling out from Taylorsville. I was rested, fed, and knew the prevailing grade would be down hill from here through Feather River Canyon. There were rollers, there would be headwind.… Read the rest