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    Good job! RR: AZT300 Sweet Redemption (x-post from AZ)

    I waited a year for a chance at redemption. Last year the weather really fouled up my plans and I bailed out in Tucson. This year I was determined to finish, no matter the stakes. My recap is long, has a ton of pictures so check out the full ride report here:

    2013 AZT300

    Clearly this was the toughest event I've ever done. I'm stoked that I had the good fortune to finish, I'm still not quite sure how I willed myself across the line during the final 28 hour, 101 mile, 16000' push from Oracle. I was totally shelled.

    Here are a few teaser pics:

    Parker Canyon Lake: the start.
    From AZT300: Redemption!! 2013


    Near Rosemont JCT
    From AZT300: Redemption!! 2013


    AZT on Mt. Lemmon
    From AZT300: Redemption!! 2013


    Gila Monster
    From AZT300: Redemption!! 2013


    How to make a 2 mile HAB more friendly? Remove your pedal.
    From AZT300: Redemption!! 2013


    Tiger Mine TH
    From AZT300: Redemption!! 2013


    Arriving in Kelvin at midnight during an all-night push to the finish
    From AZT300: Redemption!! 2013


    See, that was easy.
    From AZT300: Redemption!! 2013
    Ski. Ride. Hike. Be.
    My Two Schillingsworth

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    Impressive feat, cool pics, thanks for the stoke.
    "There are those who would say there's something pathological about the need to ride, and they're probably on to something. I'd wager though that most of the society-approved compulsions leave deeper scars in the psyche than a need to go and ride a bicycle on a mountain." Cam McRea

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    Awesome job! Congrats to you for finishing!

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