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Gravel Cycling Event In NWA, Still 10 Months Away, Fills Capacity In 5 Minutes

(TB&P) — There is a relatively new discipline of cycling called gravel riding that is growing in popularity. It’s generally defined as a challenging f...
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Gravel Cycling Event In NWA, Still 10 Months Away, Fills Capacity In 5 Minutes

(TB&P) — There is a relatively new discipline of cycling called gravel riding that is growing in popularity. It’s generally defined as a challenging fusion of road cycling and mountain biking.

Gravel Cycling Event In NWA, Still 10 Months Away, Fills Capacity In 5 Minutes

 

The Dirty Kanza started in 2006 with 34 participants and no registration fee. In 2020, Dirty Kanza will register roughly 3,800 riders. The demand is so high that event organizers use a lottery-based system to select the participants. They are offered a chance to ride four distances — 200, 100, 50 and 25 miles.

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