Almost as soon as we land in Kansas, we go to Oklahoma Joes. Z-burger FTW!
Almost as soon as we land in Kansas, we go to Oklahoma Joes. Z-burger FTW!
Colin. Super mechanic.
Colin. Super mechanic.
Dan and The Langster on a shakedown ride in Lawrence, KS.
Dan and The Langster on a shakedown ride in Lawrence, KS.
Shakedown ride cut short by approaching end of the world.
Shakedown ride cut short by approaching end of the world.
Local Kansas flavor!
Local Kansas flavor!
Weapon
Weapon
Shakedown ride number 2 in Lawrence, Kansas. Shop ride with Sunflower Outdoor & Bike
Shakedown ride number 2 in Lawrence, Kansas. Shop ride with Sunflower Outdoor & Bike
The Queen of Pain on the shakedown ride.
The Queen of Pain on the shakedown ride.
Shakedown ride encounters a long train. Long. Long. Long.
Shakedown ride encounters a long train. Long. Long. Long.
Sun's out, gun's out! The Queen is ready to crush.
Sun's out, gun's out! The Queen is ready to crush.
Sunshine Outdoor & Bike. Fixers of fish bikes.
Sunshine Outdoor & Bike. Fixers of fish bikes.
Royal crown.
Royal crown.
Drive to Emporia.
Drive to Emporia.
5 bikes on a the car, two of them to be piloted by a reigning King and a Queen the next day.
5 bikes on a the car, two of them to be piloted by a reigning King and a Queen the next day.
Dirty Kanza beer!
Dirty Kanza beer!
Packing jersey pockets. I decided not to take the camera.
Packing jersey pockets. I decided not to take the camera.
Laminated cue sheet.
Laminated cue sheet.
Some of it looked like this.
Some of it looked like this.
Some of it looked like this.
Some of it looked like this.
And then sometimes it looked like this.
And then sometimes it looked like this.
I have lost in my race against the sun.
I have lost in my race against the sun.
All smiles at the finish.
All smiles at the finish.
Da filth.
Da filth.
Garmin fail (lost the first 150 miles). Actual, Janeen fail. I turned it off accidentally at checkpoint 3.
Garmin fail (lost the first 150 miles). Actual, Janeen fail. I turned it off accidentally at checkpoint 3.
Rebecca's Queen of the Kanza belt buckle.
Rebecca's Queen of the Kanza belt buckle.
Home in Santa Cruz, I finally christen my finisher glass.
Home in Santa Cruz, I finally christen my finisher glass.