“Why unsupported? Why so bare bones? We have participated in many supported rides over the years. Many of those rides were difficult prior to even getting onto our bikes. In the end, we all just want to enjoy ourselves in our own way. Right? We don’t want to fill out a pile of paperwork. That gets to be a little too much like a day at the office. Riders who are looking to race a super fun gravel course are going to be pleased with the gravel, terrain, and potential top speeds. Riders who are looking to crush a colorful fall gravel course are going to be super pleased as well. Personally, we enjoy doing both.” – The Filthy 50 Race organizer Trenton Raygor.
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