Used the Salsa to ride along for support from Minneapolis to
Race starts near the Metrodome....We won't forget you, Brent!
First off were the 10 mile racers. A friend of Chris' is in the front row....gal in the purple, Steph.
Next off were the the wheelchair racers. Warming up. Sleek machines.
Low-Tech Chair racer.
Wheelchair start video.
The Marathon start.
Chris early in the race.
More than muscle builders, it seems.
This guy juggled before and during the race.
Random shots before, during and after the race
Cycle carrying a camera person. A ST1100, a few years newer than mine.
Scullers on the Mississippi
Crew on the MissisipJoker art.
Moose hug then moving on.The race wound around a number of lakes. The same ones I skied over a few years ago when I skied the City of Lakes Loppet."Excuse me, but do you come here often?"Still having fun.
A number of bands played along the way.
Some arm cramps.
Mom and a Guinness post race. Chris and new pup Cooper, an Alaskan Husky, after the race.
The dude on the way home to Madison.