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6-12-24 Hour World Time Trial Championships 2019

The  6-12-24 Hour World Time Trial Championships  put on by the Race Across America  (RAAM)  organization is one of the best-run events in the world. Great people, great venue location and perfect course for a long time trial. Borrego Springs  California is the location. Borrego is an amazing place to visit any time but it’s especially nice in October/November when the event is held. I did the 24-hour event in 2016 and then again in 2018. Last year I did the 24-hour solo division where I won my age group even after some pretty bad problems with my feet and my back. This was not my goal. It just happened. 2016 was on my tandem bike with my friend Teresa. We didn’t get quite as many miles done as we had planned due to physical problems but we still had a blast. Teresa did the 12-hour event in 2018 on the tandem event with our friend Richard. They set a course record in their division.  This year I signed up to do the 2-person, mixed, 60+, 24-hour race with Te