This year's race was on Sunday April 11th and a small group of us from Syracuse headed down the night before the race. No one needed a four hour drive to Elizabethtown, PA prior to racing. Starting at 1am Sunday morning it rained and it rained. We had made the classy choice to camp in the parking lot and so when it started to rain, we knew about it. It deposited nearly an inch of rain overnight.
With the rocky, rooty course we knew it was going to challenge our bike handling skills. Thankfully the rain stopped